To achieve our mission of developing the next generation of African leaders, ALA has attracted a diverse “staffulty” (staff and faculty) of global change makers: world-class professionals who share our values and passion for Africa and her youth. Working at ALA means being part of a community of diverse cultures driven by a shared commitment to creating positive social change on the African continent. We seek talented dynamic professionals and passionate people to join our team, who will add to the current fabric of staff and faculty with an enthusiasm for Africa and its youthful leaders.
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Current Job Opportunities
African Leadership Academy – South Africa ALA seeks to appoint a Financial Planning and Analysis Manager with financial accounting and financial analysis experience. The responsibilities range from management level reporting, analysing and understanding the results of the organisation from a financial and operational perspective to developing metrics-driven results to support the growth of the business, […]Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa The Associate will develop and maintain relationships with schools and youth groups in Francophone Africa in collaboration with our Marketing and Communications team. This multifaceted role will also encompass coordination of selection operations for prospective candidates to African Leadership’s two year program and the Anzisha Prize, Africa’s premier award […]Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa The Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Program Manager is a new position that will play a lead role in the development and implementation of systematic performance monitoring and impact assessment at ALA under guidance of the Director of Global Partnerships. Central therein is to develop and execute an organization-wide […]Apply Now
African Leadership Foundation – United States The primary responsibilities of the ALF Development Manager are to identify and manage ALA’s US pipeline of relationships with existing donors and high capacity potential donors, as well as coordinate all US development outreach. This role supports the overall strategy for achieving the annual revenue to support the operating […]Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa African Leadership Academy seeks passionate educators who create learning environments that engage and develop the next generation of leaders. ALA faculty work each day with promising young leaders from a wide range of backgrounds, selected for their potential to lead change.Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa African Leadership Academy, a medium sized innovative non-profit organisation, is seeking to appoint a Junior Accountant, preferably with a BCom degree in accounting. The role involves working directly with a team of finance and accounting professionals in order to deliver specific organisational objectives. The Junior Accountant will assist the […]Apply Now
African Leadership Academy – South Africa African Leadership Academy seeks a passionate Economics educator to create learning environments that engage and develop the next generation of leaders. ALA faculty work each day with promising young leaders from a wide range of backgrounds, selected for their potential to lead change.Apply Now
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African Leadership Academy, South Africa – ALA’s Summer Internship is a 10-week residential program at ALA’s campus in Johannesburg, South Africa between June and August each year. Our summer internships provide undergraduate and graduate students a unique opportunity to gain exposure to professional experience, training, and mentorship in the African context. Every year we welcome a cohort of young, talented students who join the Academy’s Internship program.