Apollo Agriculture is seeking a part-time Partnerships Associate to support the Partnerships Manager in managing key relationships with donors and investors, such as grant reporting, proposal development, and other communications with stakeholders.
Apollo Agriculture is a technology company founded to help smallholder farmers maximize their profits. We target the more than 50 million smallholders across sub-Saharan Africa that are too credit constrained to acquire high quality inputs, and therefore cannot increase their yields and incomes. Apollo uses satellite data, machine learning, and mobile phones to deliver the tools smallholders need with radical efficiency and scale.
We are a team of software engineers, data scientists, and operators with deep experience from The Climate Corporation, One Acre Fund, Uber, and ACRE. We value the evangelical pursuit of mission with a pragmatic approach, humility in the face of challenge, active discussion of disagreements, and considerate listening.
Write captivating, detailed grant reports that build excitement among our partners, while also meeting specifications of donor/investor contracts;
Work with Apollo’s tech and operations teams to capture insights from our customer base in rural Kenya;
Help develop compelling proposals to new and existing partners;
Track reporting needs/deadlines for current funding relationships; convey deadlines to relevant teams;
Support Finance Department with financial grant reporting.
Reporting: Reports to Apollo’s Partnerships Manager
Start Date: As soon as possible
Required Skills and Experience
0-2 years of professional experience.
Ability to speak and write in English fluently and idiomatically; excellent writing skills and love of writing are a must.
Ability to turn complex, technical information into plain (but compelling!) English.
Impeccable attention to detail.
Ability to meet deadlines and evaluate competing priorities.
Must be authorized to work in the Netherlands.
Applicants will be required to submit a writing sample.
To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter via the button below by 15th October. Be a real human, and convince us that you’re a fantastic fit for this role!