Position: Advocacy and Policy Manager
Department: Institutional Learning and Accountability Department
Status: Full Time
Reports to: Director of Institutional Learning and Accountability
Location: Kigali, Rwanda
Kepler is a nonprofit university program designed to deliver the skills that emerging economies need. Kepler combines the best of online learning and an American competency-based degree program with in-person seminars and intensive education-to-employment support.
The Advocacy and Policy Manager will be responsible for the implementation of Kepler’s policy and advocacy work in the area of education and MOOCs, including higher education reforms, and youth employment. He/she will provide strategic direction, management and programmatic oversight to create a conducive environment for policy adoption, implementation and financing for improving the higher education standard in Rwanda and East Africa. The Advocacy and Policy Manager will produce persuasive written and visual narratives about Kepler’s progress and impact and use social media marketing for effective dissemination.
Advocacy, Communications and Partnerships
Desired Skills and Qualifications: