An immensely affirmative and practical guide to getting employment in Africa.

John Battersby, UK Country Manager,
Brand South Africa

‘I Want to Work in Africa’ by Frances Mensah Williams is a practical step-by-step guide packed with invaluable information, personal stories and advice from Human Resources Managers, Executive Recruiters and professionals who have successfully made the move to Africa.

Foreword by John Battersby,

UK Country Manager, Brand South Africa

“I cannot think of a more timely or practical book for African professionals planning to repatriate their skills and experience or for non-Africans planning to work or invest in the continent which is now poised on the brink of a major economic turnaround.”

About the author:

Frances Mensah Williams is a writer, career coach and Human Resources consultant with over twenty years experience of developing and managing people. She is the CEO of award-winning HR, Training and Coaching consultancy, Interims for Development Ltd., and the Managing Editor of ReConnect

Other books by Frances Mensah Williams:

‘Everyday Heroes – Learning from the Careers of Successful Black Professionals’ is a collection of interviews with sixteen professionals from different careers including law, accountancy, music, publishing, medicine, banking and architecture.

In a practical, easy-to-read format, the ‘everyday heroes’ talk about what it takes to succeed in their careers, their own influences and the life lessons they have learned along the way.

The book also includes a number of projects and exercises to help readers assess their own skills and identify potential career routes.