Position: Managing Director
Closing Date: May 31, 2021
The Canada Africa Partnership Network is seeking our next leader. Founded in 2003, the CAP Network facilitates partnerships between Canadian and African communities, providing capacity building and resources to advance locally-driven community development. We are a shared platform Network of eight Canadian Affiliate groups working with more than a dozen Community-Based Organizations across the African continent, the CAP Network’s success is based on relationships and collaboration. Working with the Board of Directors and our senior advisor, who has been working with the Network since 2010, the Managing Director will lead efforts to build capacity, raise funds and increase our collective impact. CAP Network does not have a physical office, so the Managing Director will from home, with flexible working hours, using virtual meeting and collaboration tools. Some evenings and weekend time will be required for the purpose of engaging with volunteers in Canada and Africa. The position will start at 3.5 days per week with potential for growth as the Network continues to expand in membership and revenue. This is an exciting opportunity to support grassroots, community-led development projects, work with diverse communities across the African continent and collaborate with Canadian volunteers to deepen understanding and commitment to global development efforts.