Africa Foresight Group Fellowship Program

The Africa Foresight Group Fellowship is now open. This program is targeted to recent graduates, young professionals and aspiring business leaders who want to gain and deepen their experience in business consulting, market research and the African business landscape more generally. Expired 33 days ago, try next time!

Award Value
The winning applicants will receive benefits as follow:

  • You will become an integral part of a dynamic, exciting and fast-growing African company
  • Work with an international team and on a variety of exciting and high-profile projects
  • Develop your leadership skills by taking on increasing responsibilities
  • Opportunity to become a full-time team member or to be added to the AFG Talent Pool upon successfully completing the Fellowship
  • Benefit from learning opportunities during team retreats, training sessions and 1:1 coaching
  • A friendly, non-hierarchical working atmosphere
  • Competitive stipend, a return flight to Accra and assistance with housing / housing allowance

Level and Area of Studies
Non-degree program in business consulting and market research.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in Accra, Ghana.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Preferably a Master’s or MBA degree with previous relevant work experience (at least 1 year, excluding national service), e.g. full-time work or extensive internships
  • Strong stakeholder-oriented communication skills, excellent written and verbal communication
  • Very good business acumen and good understanding of the African business landscape
  • Solid command of MS Office (particularly Word, PPT, Excel, Office)
  • Team-player attitude and general openness for new terrains and for business travel
  • Fluent in English; good knowledge of French and local African languages a plus
  • Demonstrated passion for fostering private sector development in Africa and for promoting African excellence
  • Availability to work full-time in Accra for the duration of 3 months (extension possible), starting first week of January 2019

Applicants’ Nationality
African citizens are invited to apply.

Submission Deadline
15 November 2018.

Website and Application Link