Employment Opportunity: Executive Director – Grow Great Zero-Stunting Campaign

Application Deadline: 8 July 2022

Grow Great is a national campaign to eliminate nutritional stunting in children. A quarter of South Africa’s children under five years old are stunted; damaging their health, education and job prospects and reducing GDP by 1% per annum.

Grow Great combines home-based programmes, public communication and advocacy.

We are looking for a new Executive Director to lead the campaign’s continuing growth.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate in ensuring that children reach their full potential;
  • Have strong leadership and management skills;
  • Have a background in nutrition, public health or public policy;
  • Masters’ degree or higher;
  • Ideally have experience in early childhood development, social franchising and public communication.

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Grow Great is funded by several donors and incubated within DGMT.

This permanent position will be based in Midrand or Cape Town.

Interested parties are invited to submit a letter of motivation and a CV to work@dgmt.co.za by 8 July 2022. (No other documents please). Please use the subject line: Application: Executive Director – Grow Great