Circular Economy Manager – Homa Bay, Kenya


Our client, the fastest growing aquaculture looking to scale from a start-up to a more structured entity and one of the largest tilapia producers in East Africa is looking to recruit a Circular Economy Manager. A successful candidate will be a highly organized and committed team player, with a passion for driving change in towards the circular economy, backed by technical understanding. The ideal candidate MUST have 7-10 years of experience working in a customer-facing environment, implementing projects across sustainability topics (e.g., circular economy, waste management, product innovation, life cycle analysis) as well as a history working as a Circular Economy Manager.

Key Requirements:

  • Develop the Circularity Strategy and roadmap for Victory Farms and its expansions
  • Lead Circular Economy initiatives through all stages of the product development cycle
  • Manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including acting as the point of contact for potential collaborators, customers, and the community
  • Work with the local community to create awareness and support for circular economy initiatives, and create a network of out-growers

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in a relevant field (e.g., Sustainable Agriculture, Operations Management, Supply chain, or any relevant engineering degree)
  • 7-10 years of experience working in a customer-facing environment, implementing projects across sustainability topics (e.g., circular economy, waste management, product innovation, life cycle analysis)
  • History of leading circular economy projects or programs either in-house or with a leading consultancy
  • Experience in managing multiple teams across different functions
  • Strong leadership skills to drive consensus across a broad range of internal and external stakeholders

Please click on the tab below to apply:

  • Education:Master's
  • Job Type:Full Time
  • Location:Homa Bay, Kenya
  • Career Level:Management Level
  • Salary:Monthly gross of Ksh. 350,000 (Aproximately 3500 USD.)
  • Deadline:8th April 2022