Chief Executive Officer
Location: Remote (must be in a timezone including or between GMT and IST)
Closing date: 11:59pm GMT, 18th August 2023 (Please note: We will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis before the 18th). The expected duration of this assessment process is 6 weeks from the job's closing date
About the role
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will be at the helm of Fortify Health's substantial growth over the next few years: by June 2025, we aim to grow from 40 to over 100 mill partners, become a go-to partner for wheat flour fortification in state safety net programs for state governments, and double our team size from 50 to 100 team members.
The CEO is responsible for providing direction and leadership towards the achievement of Fortify Health’s mission and strategic goals and objectives. Accountable to the Board of Trustees and Advisory Group, the CEO heads the global leadership team (GLT), which oversees the work of the organisation.
The CEO will be responsible for the whole range of Fortify Health's activities and their tasks may vary substantially year to year / week to week. They will be a team leader - holding the wider team accountable to be effective in meeting ambitious key targets, and playing a key role in sustaining Fortify Health’s positive, open team culture. They will be an ambassador - developing and co-leading key partnerships with funders, and ensuring Fortify Health has a sustainable funding pipeline. They will be a leader by example - embodying and living the values of being humble, ambitious and solutions-oriented, as the team member with the most significant influence on Fortify Health’s team culture and long-term impact. They will be a questioner - leading Fortify Health toward its vision using an eye for data and evidence.
Responsibilities and activities
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