Today we have posted a new Fellowship Program; 2021 Venture for Africa Fellowship Program for young Africans
Kindly read through, see eligibility and apply.
Venture for Africa is quickening the financial development and technological innovation in Africa by activating the next generation of startup talent and furnishing them with the experiences and context they have to definitively add to hoisting businesses and livelihoods in Africa.
For talent searching for a next challenge or arranging significant career moves, turning into a Venture for Africa Fellow gives a novel occasion to pick up startup experience and local industry information while adding to important effect at a main African startup.
Venture for Africa is a 3-month fellowship program intended to drench top worldwide talent in the African startup scene. VFA cooperate with Africa’s quickest developing startups to co-plan an encounter that empowers colleagues to rapidly increase pertinent skills and in-market information, complete genuine undertaking work and get optimized to apply for a full-time function in their field.
For individuals with backgrounds and skills in product management who are passionate about building products.
Using data-driven methods, you will manage the success of software & hardware products through experiments, established tools, and work with cross-functional teams to design, build and roll-out products that deliver a company’s vision and strategy.
For fellows with experience in business development and sales who can help a startup meet its customer acquisition and revenue growth targets. You should apply for this fellowship if you possess excellent communication skills, negotiation skills, and can design and implement strategic plans that have the capacity to expand your company’s customer base.
We’re looking for someone who can drive sustainable financial growth through a focus on customer acquisition, lead generation, and prospect management.
HOW IT WORKS
Get Matched: Apply and get matched with a VFA startup partner in your area of interest.
Get Immersed: Spend 3 months in this role, during which you will be immersed in the local context, receive training from expert mentors, and get to understand market nuances.
Get Working: Work on real project deliverables for your assigned startups while being paid a stipend. Final projects will be presented to the startup team, and you will receive feedback.
Get Hired: While full-time roles are not guaranteed, you are fast-tracked through ordinary application processes for available full-time roles with the startup post the fellowship
Are you eligible? APPLY