Head of Operations

February 2018

Join our team to advance medical research, improve human health and change lives.

The Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) is an energetic new UK-registered charity that enables early-career researcher scientists in Africa to develop and lead research to improve health and save lives.

We are looking for an experienced and energetic manager to join AREF’s young team, based with the Medical Research Foundation in central London. You will lead AREF’s operations, working closely with the AREF Directors, Board and the Head of Major Gifts and other AREF colleagues in The Gambia, UK and Uganda and with staff of the Foundation. You will manage AREF’s Gambia office and will be expected to spend about one-third to one half of the year in The Gambia, for which travel and accommodation will be provided.

For full details about the role and how to apply, please download the recruitment pack here.