Africa Foresight Group Advertises Available Job Vacancies

Africa Foresight Group (AFG) is an African-owned and managed talent network that offers freelance consulting services across the continent.

At AFG, we aim to build African companies into global champions by offering world-class and locally accessible services.

We are excited to work with talented, international leaders with a whole-hearted commitment to contributing to sustainable growth in African economies. 

We pride ourselves in being a home to young top talent with extraordinary ambition.

We are looking for a strong and dynamic Mission Executive to join the AFG team. Mission Executives are in charge of the end-to-end process of executing projects (“missions“) in AFG.

This role is at the heart of the value-creation strategy of the Firm and requires strong multi-tasking, communication and project management skills.

As the Mission Executive, you supervise missions from the inception of a proposal all the way to the conclusion and rolling-off of the team.

You work closely with the COO of AFG as well as the respective partners and principals who are in charge of specific missions.

Key Responsibilities

Business Development

  • Joining proposal development teams for sufficient context
  • Supporting the staffing process
  • Building pricing proposals
  • Following up on submitted proposals

Project Launch 

  • Leading the contracting of clients and consultants
  • Supervising the mission kick-off process
  • Setting up the systems and tools for team launch
  • Ensuring the timely billing of clients
  • Following up on revenue collection

Project Supervision 

  • Signing off consultant invoices and expense payments
  • Monitoring the mission budget
  • Participating in calls from time to time to check on progress
  • Liaising with mission partner and/or principal to check quality delivery
  • Amending contracts in case of scope/time changes
  • Recommending consultant penalties and bonus
  • Supervising the upload of final documents upon mission closure
  • Organizing farewell calls
  • Following up on revenue collection
  • Collecting client feedback and checking for follow-on workEnsuring completion of performance and closing survey

Job Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a relevant field
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to interpret and communicate technical information to non-technical people
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment, continuing to deliver quality service and consistently meet deadlines
  • Strong, persuasive communications style both verbal and written

What We Offer

  • Competitive, incentive-based remuneration
  • Working in a flexible, vibrant team environment
  • Constant opportunity to grow
  • International exposure
  • Purpose-driven work experience

Application Process 

Click here to apply online 

Application Deadline: 24th September 2021. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by Africa Foresight Group

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