Policy Survey RFP for Power Africa and Trade Africa Initiatives

CCA is seeking a consultant to help meet several objectives laid out within the organization’s Power Africa and Trade Africa platforms. In particular, this consultant will help achieve CCA’s priorities of strengthening the private sector voice in Power Africa, increasing private sector resources committed to expanding access to electricity in partner countries, connecting businesses to their government counterparts, and understanding the issues in the enabling environment from the perspective of the private sector to help partner countries meet their critical energy needs and achieve sustainable, long-term energy security.  

For more information, including deliverables, qualifications and contract requirements, please download the full Request for Proposals

Please send all RFP submissions and email inquiries to Morayor Essieh at messieh@africacncl.org by January 23, 2015


The Corporate Council on Africa Internship Program

CCA accepts applications for internships throughout the year. Interns conduct research and gather information on African policy issues. They play an integral role in planning for our Trade and Outreach Missions, Meetings Programs, Working Group Meetings, and Doing Business in Africa workshops. They also provide organizational and logistical support.

Interns MUST have:

  • Background or strong interest in global affairs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced computer proficiency; must know Excel
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
Internships are open to juniors, seniors, and graduate students, as well as recent graduates.

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to resume@africacncl.org. The cover letter must state dates of availability and the time commitment per week you would be able to devote to CCA. If you are unsure of your schedule, please include a projected date when this information will become available. Additionally, please indicate if there is a particular area of interest within the Council (i.e. Infrastructure, HIV/AIDS and Health, Marketing, Member Services, Agribusiness, etc.).

Applications will be received by the Intern Coordinator and circulated to interested senior staff for consideration. If interest is expressed, applicants will be contacted for an interview. Please no phone calls.

Please note that all internships are unpaid.