We’re hiring: Senior Programme Manager

Eat Better South Africa, the community outreach branch of  The Noakes Foundation is recruiting a Senior Programme Manager to lead its program for the coming year.

About the organisation: 
The Noakes Foundation aims to fix the future outlook of human health, by changing the way people eat and the food policies to enable this.The Noakes Foundation is a Non-Profit Corporation founded for public benefit which aims to advance medical science’s understanding of the benefits of a low-carb high-fat (LCHF) diet by providing evidence-based information on optimum nutrition that is free from commercial agenda.

Eat Better South Africa is the community outreach branch of The Noakes Foundation, and is an intervention programme aimed at educating people from lower income areas, teaching them to get better by eating better.

Eat Better South Africa’s mission is to educate under resourced community members about the dangers of excessive sugar and refined carbohydrate consumption, and to teach them how to make better food choices through dietary education, meal and budget planning, and general nutritional awareness.

Key deliverables: 

  • Working closely with multiple research partners, board members and team members this strong programme manager will
    • Establish and manage a robust working budget for the year 2020 as well as a five year intended program and budget thereafter based on firm goals and growth targets
    • Finalise the plan for the year, budget and deliver a solid research, educational and awareness program
  • Supported by the team at The Noakes Foundation, initiate fundraising proposals and secure future funding for the program
 Experience Needed: 
  • Five or more years independently running NGO or governmental programmes, ideally in the food systems or healthcare sector
  • A solid existing network of contacts in this area
  • Robust, demonstrable experience in running programmes and demonstrating their effectiveness through reporting, feedback loops etc.
Role: This is a full time one year contract role with the option to renew subject to secured funding. The accepted candidate is required to start as soon as possible.
Salary: negotiable depending on experience
Reports to: Foundation COO
Please send your cover letter & CV to info@thenoakesfoundation.org

To learn more about The Noakes Foundation & Eat Better South Africa visit our website here: www.thenoakesfoundation.org

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