Posted on :
15 Mar, 2018
15 Mar, 2018
Aspire Food Group is an international social enterprise dedicated to the sustainable practice of farming edible insects. With offices in the US and Ghana, Aspire seeks to farm locally desired insects as a way to address food insecurity. In Ghana, Aspire farms the palm weevil larva, a local delicacy that has been traditionally harvested. In addition, Aspire Ghana has also taught several hundred farmers in Southern and Central Ghana to be able to farm their own larva as a source of household animal protein and as an opportunity for increased income. Aspire Ghana seeks to rapidly scale its production, co-develop packaged products, take advantage of export opportunities to other West African countries, support its network of farmers to scale their production and to advance research on the palm weevil larvae.
Job Title: Operations Assistant
Aspire Food Group Ghana is looking for an analytical, detail-oriented and organized excel whiz to join the organization as an Operations Assistant. The Operations Assistant will support the organization in gaining more nuanced insights through statistical analysis. Additionally, the individual would support the coordination and execution of operations related projects. The role would take place in predominately an office environment, however, the individual must also be comfortable working in farm-like conditions from time to time to execute projects. The Operations Assistant reports directly to the Director of Operations. The individual must be able to transport themselves to the on-site location of Aspire Ghana’s farm on Mango Road, KNUST Campus on a daily basis.
Start Date: As soon as possible
Compensation: Commensurate with experience
Benefits: Mobile allowance immediately upon hire and health insurance after a 3-month probation period.
How to Apply
Application: Please submit your cover letter and CV addressed to Ms. Abigail Mensah at [email protected] All documents should be in PDF Formats and titled Operations Assistant.
Only qualified applicants will be contacted.
Deadline for submission of documents is 30th March, 2018.