Volunteer Program Manager- Technical Skills Training / ADEI FOUNDATION

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Here at Adei Foundation, Inc. and the Adei Institute of Technology we are in search of a dynamic Program Manager for our Technical Skill Training Program. We are developing a pipeline of talent capable of taking advantage of the global digital economy and leveraging opportunities in their communities and beyond.

A little about us: Adei Foundation was formed in 2017 as a way to promote technology and entrepreneurship in Côte d’Ivoire, West Africa. We are still in the early stage.

Our mission is to drive socio-economic development in Côte d’Ivoire through technology by fostering opportunities for entrepreneurs, talent and innovation; while applying a gender lens.

Our vision: Adei Institute establishes a world-class entrepreneurship hub in the West and Francophone Africa region, committed to connecting founders, technologists, and investors with global disruptive innovation.


Adei Foundation is looking for a volunteer program manager who will oversee our technical skill training program at Adei Technology.This position will be the acting Program Manager for our Data Science Fellowship program. The volunteer Program Manager(s) will be responsible for a set of key deliverables to ensure full program delivery by set deadlines. This role will collaborate with other Program Managers and a group of skilled volunteers to coordinate and deliver on key implementation materials in preparation for the Data Science program.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience in technical skill training and program management. The approximate time commitment is 4-6 weeks with the opportunity to extend.


The Technical Skills Program Manager’s responsibilities include, but not limited to:

Organizing programs and activities in accordance with Adei Institute of Technology’s objectives.
Ensuring that the program has clear and accurate goals and that they are met.
Working with other program managers to define all aspects of the program and deliver an implementation plan for the field's team.
Working on strategy with the marketing team and helping develop partnerships.
Manage expert contributor and skill based volunteers to support the program
Evaluating and monitoring program performance and issue reports to stakeholders to assess strengths and identify areas that need improvement.
Overseeing multiple project teams.
Managing budget and funding channels for maximum productivity.
Designing orientation and other relevant material to guide expert contributors.
Collaborating with program development team to develop supporting artifacts for program participants
Maintaining quality service by establishing and enforcing standards set by Adei Institute of Technology.
Contributing to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


Must possess expertise in technical skills
Proven experience in technical skill training
Proven experience in program management or similar field of expertise
Excellent communication and organization skills
Ability to manage and work with a team
Must be able to commit for at least 6 weeks for this position
Has great understanding of program management
Proficient in computer applications like GSuite, Microsoft Office, etc.
Has excellent training management, presentation and technical leadership skills
Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in a related field preferred.

Time Commitment:

4-6 Weeks depending on the status of the project.

To apply , please send a resume/CV and LinkedIn profile to volunteer@adeiinstitute.org .
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    Palo Alto, California
    United States of America
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