The Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) is a not-for-profit organization with the aim of creating jobs and wealth locally in Africa by training and investing in students from Ghana and Nigeria to help them become globally successful software entrepreneurs. MEST offers a 12month intensive entrepreneurial training in business and software development, and for the right candidates the MEST incubator offers seed investment and support to start-up businesses founded by the MEST graduates. MEST seeks to build a vibrant IT industry in West Africa, rivaling the world’s other technology hubs in producing innovative world-class companies. MEST is fully funded by Meltwater Group through Meltwater Foundation.
As one of two Senior Faculty members at MEST, the Senior Program Manager is responsible for training and developing entrepreneurs-in-training at MEST to become successful software entrepreneurs who will compete in the global marketplace. Over a period of 12 months, the Senior Program Manager is a key contributor in advancing the MEST training institute in Ghana, as a critical force in developing Africa’s technology industry.Responsibilities
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