AMI is hiring: Content Manager

AMI is expanding rapidly. We have successfully raised investment, established offices in Nairobi and Johannesburg, engaged clients in East, West and Southern Africa, and in the process reached over 25,000 individuals in over 25 countries in Africa. AMI is now looking for a Content Manager to work in our ‘Product’ department and lead the development of our world-class online learning content. We are looking for someone who is experienced in content development (and/or design) – minimum 3 years experience – and, most importantly, passionate about learning!

The Content Manager will play three critical roles at AMI:

  1. Develop and manage AMI’s online content library, from defining the content development priorities to building AMI online courses (and all supporting content)
  2. Define and manage quality assurance, including on-going maintenance of AMI content
  3. Manage Product Associates to efficiently support in content development and grow to future Content Managers.

This is a chance for someone with a passion for learning, technology and business growth to be part of Africa’s transformation. 

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AMI is hiring: Business Development Manager

AMI is expanding rapidly and is looking for an ambitious and talented Business Development Manager to join our team in Nairobi as we expand our portfolio of business and organisational clients in East Africa. S/he will report to the General Manager, East Africa as part of a team of BD Managers and Associates.

The successful candidate will be a key player in a dynamic, international team focused obsessively on results. We work hard, innovate constantly and have fun. This is a great opportunity for a sales star with a passion for learning and development to play a part in Africa’s transformation.

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AMI is hiring: Marketing & Communications Manager

AMI is expanding rapidly. We have successfully raised investment, established offices in Nairobi and Johannesburg, engaged clients in East, West and Southern Africa, and in the process reached over 25,000 individuals in over 25 countries in Africa. AMI is now looking for a Marketing & Communications Manager to lead our marketing strategy and make AMI the leading brand in workplace learning across the continent.

The Marketing & Communications Manager will be based at AMI’s office in Nairobi and will work with the leadership team as well as local teams in Nairobi, Johannesburg and Lagos. This is a mid to senior position for someone with extensive experience in business-to-business and multi-stakeholder marketing and communications, and a willingness to get stuck into a fast-moving entrepreneurial business. It’s a chance for a marketing star with a passion for unlocking Africa’s potential to contribute to the continent’s transformation.

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EthioChicken’s strategy to expand their business sustainably!

EthioChicken is expanding rapidly and saw the need to empower their managers with the relevant skills and knowledge in order to sustain the high growth the company is experiencing. EthioChicken was originally founded in 2010 as Mekelle Farms and took over an underperforming poultry production center in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia, increasing production … Continue reading EthioChicken’s strategy to expand their business sustainably!

AMI is hiring: General Manager, Southern Africa

AMI is expanding rapidly. We have successfully raised impact investment, established an office in Nairobi, engaged clients in East, West and now Southern Africa, and in the process reached over 25,000 individuals in over 25 countries in Africa. We are looking for an exceptional entrepreneurial leader to help us move to the next level of scale as we target organisations in Southern Africa. The position is based in Johannesburg.

In a team with six other members of the executive, two of whom are also based in Johannesburg, the General Manager Southern Africa will lead AMI’s operations on the ground in Southern Africa and play a key role in driving business development. This is a new position that has arisen because of the establishment of the AMI office in Johannesburg.

This is a chance for an outstanding entrepreneurial leader to be part of Africa’s transformation, and to help shape, build and scale one of the continent’s most innovative social impact businesses.

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IHRM- AMI Event

Mr. Jonathan Cook – Chairman at African Management Initiative was a keynote speaker at the Institute of Human Resource Management, (IHRM) monthly forum held on 22nd September 2016. Over 300 HR practitioners attended the event at Nairobi Safari Club. The main topic of discussion was based on the Training Talent Report we launched in partnership with IHRM … Continue reading IHRM- AMI Event