Woezɔlo (way-zo) or Welcome to Alaffia’s Careers Page!
Alaffia is comprised of talented individuals, across all disciplines, dedicated to our mission of empowering communities in the U.S. and West Africa through the fair trade of indigenous resources and knowledge. If you’re looking for meaningful, fulfilling work alongside a team of passionate individuals looking to change the world, you’ve come to the right place. Check out our current open positions! Don’t see the position you’re looking for? Feel free to stop by later as we update our positions regularly.
Yanakokari (Thank you).
Working at Alaffia
Nate has been with Alaffia for 7 years working entirely in the production department as a blending lead. He’s proud to be a part of Alaffia’s mission and stands firmly behind his favorite product, Africa’s Secret. Nate has a wide variety of interests outside of work including home brewing, naturopathic medicine and sports.
Jose has been an employee at Alaffia for 4 years as a production lead in filling. He enjoys playing soccer as a pastime and feels passionately about our Bicycles for Education project. Jose’s favorite Alaffia product is our NEW! Age Defying body scrub.
Nicole has worked at Alaffia as a Graphic Artist for 9 months. Her favorite Alaffia products are the Bubble Baths. Nicole feels most connected with our efforts to promote gender equality in West Africa and FGM eradication. Having worked closely alongside others, to help guide our website redesign, she feels that it’s been her most salient and exciting project yet.
VP of Finance
Burcu has been Alaffia's VP of Finance for 2 years. Her favorite memory with Alaffia is her trip to Togo to meet the passionate, hardworking women of our co-ops and the bright, eager children who have access to education thanks to our Empowerment Projects. Some of her favorite Alaffia products include our Repair & Restore Collection, Whipped Shea Butters, Bubble Baths and the Age Defying Collection.