Full-Time Employment Opportunities

Job Title:   Director of the Agribusiness Initiatives Program

Position Description:
The Director of the Agribusiness Initiatives Program at the Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) provides leadership to establish a strong foundation in a new thematic area to contribute to expand CCA’s membership base, diversify CCA’s revenue sources and enacts CCA’s mission, vision, and values in interaction with CCA members and CCA’s staff and management.
Position Location:
This position is based in the Washington office of the Corporate Council on Africa, and most work is performed from the Washington office. The position also requires travel within the US and Africa to conferences to meet program objectives. Travel is unlikely to exceed twenty percent of work days.

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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.