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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 2 days 11 hours ago

New Job Opportunities in Ethiopia

Please find new jobs from different organizations and programs in Ethiopia. The application deadline is indicated in brackets and click on each jobs for more information and how to apply.


GOPA Consulting Group

Livestock Expert - National, Ethiopia (18 Feb)


International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)

Communications and Knowledge Sharing Specialist (12 Feb)

ICT Endpoint Officer (24 Jan)


World Vision International

Resource Development Team Leader (26 Jan)

Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 2 days 12 hours ago

SNV Seeking International Legal Framework Development Consultant

Closing Date: March 1, 2017

SNV is seeking an international consultant to support the USAID-funded Agricultural Growth Program-Livestock Market Development (AGP-LMD), a five-year, $41 million project aiming to 1) foster growth and competitiveness of meat, live animal, and dairy sectors; 2) ensure an enabling environment to support the growth and competitiveness of these livestock value chains, and 3) address the needs of the chronically vulnerable through nutrition-based interventions and linkages with other USAID-funded programs in Ethiopia. AGP-LMD’s overall objective is to improve smallholder incomes and nutritional status through investments in selected livestock value chains. These investments must in turn generate increased productivity and competitiveness of these value chains to the benefit of smallholders, both men and women.

The successful applicant will develop a legal framework to regulate the quality and safet

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 1 week 17 hours ago

Jobs at Woord en Daad

· SENIOR PROGRAMME MANAGER

· SENIOR MONITORING, EVALUATION, ACCOUNTABILITY AND LEARNING (MEAL) PROGRAMME OFFICER

Application Deadline: 26th Jan 2017

Woord en Daad connects people throughout the world in their fight against poverty, from a Biblical perspective. In this way, we wish to contribute to sustainable change in the Netherlands and worldwide. Woord en Daad works in the following areas: education, technical and vocational education and training, job placement, inclusive agribusiness development, WASH, and emergency relief. In the Netherlands, Woord en Daad aims to make people, companies and the government aware of their responsibility with regard to poverty worldwide.

Woord en Daad is looking for a senior programme manager (click for more) and a senior MEAL programme officer (click for more) for the five-year programme Employable Youth in Ethiopia (EYE), which is a programme funded by the Addressing Root Causes of Migration (ARC) fund of the Dut

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 1 week 17 hours ago

Job Opportunity at 2GL Agriculture Development PLC 

Accountant

Category: Accounting and Finance

Location: Marti (Upper Awash, Bole Towon), Oromia

Career Level: Senior or Junior Level

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: negotiable


Job Requirements

BA Degree in Accounting or related fields.

How to Apply

Qualified & Interested candidates can send their CV within 10 days of this announcement online to likumakee@gmail.com or can be submit hard copy of his/her CV to office (0911801076, 0961172981 or 0911223280). The job was announced online on 11 January 2016.

Job Description:

Management

  1. Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures
  2. Manage outsourced functions
  3. Oversee the operations of the treasury department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department's goals and objectives

Funds Management

  1. Forecast cash flow positions, related borrowing needs, and available funds for invest

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 1 week 3 days ago

JOB VACANCY:  INTERNSHIP AGRIPROFOCUS ZAMBIA

AgriProFocus Zambia is looking for an intern.  The intern will assist with implementing AgriProfocus Zambia network activities. Specifically the intern will assist in updating and maintaining the AgriProfocus website and social media accounts, marketing, event organizing, and reporting.

The intern will be tasked to:

  • Assist the operations of the online platform (agriprofocus.com), and update and maintain AgriProFocus social media accounts (facebook and twitter).
  • Assist in developing the minutes/reports of AgriProFocus meetings/events.
  • Assist the coordination in organizing networking events and fairs.
  • Develop and maintain AgriProFocus member database.
  • Assist the coordination in data collection for monitoring and evaluation.

For the full job description, click here.

Deadline for application is January 18th. 

Applicants should send their CVs and cover letters to zambia@agriprofocus.com and should copy phiri@snvworld.org. 

Claire van der Kleij Hi Iwipa. We do offer frequent internships. Keep an eye on the website during the second half of the year. 

1 week 3 days ago

lwipa puma f thats great, Thanks

1 week 3 days ago

Joseph Mpampa how about those with diploma are they also eligible apply.


1 week 3 days ago

Claire van der Kleij If you have a diploma you can also apply. 

1 week 2 days ago

Joseph Mpampa alright good to hear that



1 week 2 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 1 week 4 days ago

JOB VACANCY: PROGRAM ASSOCIATE 

One Acre Fund is non-profit social enterprise based in East Africa that supplies smallholder farmers with the financing and training they need to grow their way out of hunger and poverty. We have job opportunities open in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Nigeria, Uganda, Burundi and Ethiopia.

  • Title: Program Associate
  • Locations available: Kakamega, Kenya; Rubengera, Rwanda; Muramvya, Burundi; Iringa, Tanzania; Jinja, Uganda; Zomba, Malawi
  • Application link: https://www.oneacrefund.org/careers/job-openings#sec-132839

Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 2 weeks 3 days ago

A Job Opportunity!

Are you a bold, proactive go-getter, quick learner, open minded, focused, self-motivated team player? Are you willing to grow your career and grab available career growth opportunities based on key performance indicators in a fast growing African company?


The Hive Rwanda Ltd, a subsidiary of The Hive Group, is looking for a unique Individual to serve as its PROJECTS OFFICER to provide leadership and direction to its projects’ initiative in Rwanda! This unique individual should meet the following requirements, although ATTITUDE is everything!

« A beekeeping/agriculture/agribusiness related degree with a solid experience of working in Rwanda’s beekeeping/honey/agribusiness sector. Additional qualifications and experience in project management will be an added advantage.

« A solid experience as a salesperson handling individuals, organizations (public, private sector and NGOS) farmer cooperatives and groups etc.

« A solid experience in handling or takin

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 4 weeks 17 hours ago

Vacature: Coordinator Monitoring, Evaluatie & Leren

AgriProFocus is een netwerkorganisatie waarin leden uit bedrijfsleven, maatschappelijke organisaties, kennisinstellingen en overheidsorganisaties samenwerken voor de betere ondersteuning van ondernemerschap bij boeren in Afrika en Zuid-Oost Azië. Het internationale secretariaat is gevestigd in Nederland en AgriProFocus heeft daarnaast 11 netwerk secretariaten in Afrika en 2 in Zuid-Oost Azië. AgriProFocus werkt in 2017 aan de implementatie van haar nieuwe strategie onder de titel ‘Making Agribusiness Work for Development’.

Wij zijn op zoek naar een enthousiaste en overtuigende ‘Coördinator Monitoring, Evaluatie & Leren (ME&L)’. In deze functie ben je verantwoordelijk voor het vertalen van de nieuwe strategie in een effectief en efficiënt ME&L-systeem op organisatie- en projectniveau binnen AgriProFocus. Als coördinator ben je in staat om de juiste data bijeen te brengen, maar nog veel belangrijker om te zorgen dat die data

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 1 month 1 week ago

Job announcement for passionate, energetic and innovative candidates!

HEKS-EPER is a Swiss based development organization, working in Ethiopia since 2003. Thematic areas include food security/ food sovereignty, market systems, water development, and pastoralist livelihoods development. Capacity development and resilient building are two major strategies of HEKS-EPER to realize sustainability of its projects. The organization is currently active in Oromia and SNPPR states of Ethiopia.

HEKS-EPER is now looking to recruit two officers in the capacity of:

            1- Market Systems & value chain development officer

            2- Water development (or WASH) officer


Eligibility criteria:

- relevant qualification in related discipline (preferably masters degree)

- a minimum of 5 years of experience in related field (preferably in an NGO environment)

- coaching and capacity buil

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NADIA MERCADO Hi, I'm interested in Food Security and food sovereignty. I'm master in sustainably development student. How about the possibility of intership in this projet?

1 day 11 hours ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 1 month 1 week ago

Job Vacancy

Job Title: Outgrower Field Officer Basis: Full time Location: Salary: Negotiable based on qualifications and experience Benefits: By negotiation Starting Date: asap

A. Overview

Amatheon Agri Zambia (AAZ), a subsidiary of Amatheon Agri Holding N.V., was incorporated in early 2012 and comprises of irrigated farming as well as cattle production. Alongside its commercial farming activities in Kaindu, Mumbwa district, AAZ is running an Outgrower programme that provides smallholders with access to knowledge, market and finance.

B. Program description

Alongside its large-scale farming operations, Amatheon uses its commercial farms as a nucleus to support and trade with thousands of small-scale farmers. By incorporating smallholder farmers into a rural value chain, the company helps build vibrant Outgrower networks, fosters rural entrepreneurship, stimulates local productivity and diversifies sources of income. The programme includes free training on con

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 1 month 2 weeks ago

Vacancy Announcement: Inclusive Business Investment Advisor

Organisation: SNV Netherlands Development Organisation
Location: Lusaka
Project: Innovations Against Poverty (IAP)
Duration: 2016 - 2020

Objective of Project: To support entrepreneurs to develop innovative Inclusive Business models in Cambodia, Uganda, Zambia and Ethiopia that deliver both commercial benefits for the private sector and developmental benefits for the low income people, in terms of job creation, income improvements and availability of more affordable goods and services.

IAP will provide business mentoring support and award non-reimbursable investment funding of selected proposals to companies operating in the targeted markets through competitive calls for relevant business proposals that will handle market challenges innovatively, benefit the poor and be commercially viable, scalable and replicable in the long run. A key aspect is the ability of leveraging the funding to achieve impact and catalyze both commercia

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 1 month 3 weeks ago

Applications for Position as Business Manager in Uganda

danishknowhow® is seeking a highly motivated individual to a position as business manager in Uganda. danishknowhow develop and implement innovative agribusiness projects in developing countries. We offer investment opportunities and capacity building, to create commercial sustainable agribusinesses with a significant social impact. To support our current projects in Uganda and to pursue and develop new business opportunities, we seek a business manager with base in Kampala.

Responsibilities:

- technical agricultural support to our projects in Uganda

- business calculations and evaluations of new projects

- pursue new business possibilities within agricultural consulting and training

- with support from Denmark, carry out agribusiness consulting and training in Uganda


Qualifications:

- minimum bachelor's degree in agriculture or business management

- network and insight in agribusiness and development issues in Uganda

- economic and financ

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STEPHEN OBORE Thanks

1 month 3 weeks ago

Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 1 month 4 weeks ago

Job Title: Business Support Assistant - Procurement SC4 

Requisition # 3162 - Posted 17/11/2016 - Short Term-SC WFP - Africa, Central & Eastern - Rwanda - Kigali - (English; French) - PROCUREMENT


POSTING AND CLOSING DATES

Posting Date: 17 November 2016

Closing Date: 23 November 2016


JOB PURPOSE

To deliver standard business support processes for a specific professional area of work, to facilitate effective service delivery.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)

1. Gather information with clear direction to support the drafting of documents and preparing reports by other staff.
2. Respond to queries and escalate where appropriate, in order to provide a timely and accurate service to clients.
3. Support processing and managing routine administrative and financial tasks in various functional areas, to contribute to the effective and timely management of resources.
4. Provide revision and proof-reading services for standard documents, to contribute to the development of accurate documenta

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Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 1 month 4 weeks ago

JOB: Agronomic Specialist (Coffee)

Democratic Republic of Congo

from RTI International

Closing date: 07 Dec 2016


RTI is currently seeking qualified candidates for an Agronomic Specialist position on an anticipated USAID-funded Feed the Future Democratic Republic of Congo Kivu Value Chain Activity. The goal of the activity is to increase household incomes and access to nutrient rich crops by linking small holder farmers to strengthened and inclusive value chains and supportive market services. USAID anticipates a five year period of performance with a total estimated cost range of $22-24 million. Preferred candidates will have specific experience in agricultural value chain development in the DRC. This position will be located in Bukavu, South Kivu, DRC.

Responsibilities:

· Contribute to the development of project strategy for increasing productivity of Kivu coffee farmers

· Provide assistance to increase the competitiveness of key actors in the coffee value chain to facil

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 2 months 19 hours ago

Job Opportunities at Heifer International

Heifer International's mission is to work with communities to end world hunger and poverty and to care for the Earth.

We empower families to turn hunger and poverty into hope and prosperity – but our approach is more than just giving them a hand-out. Heifer links communities and helps bring sustainable agriculture and commerce to areas with a long history of poverty. Our animals provide partners with both food and reliable income, as agricultural products such as milk, eggs and honey can be traded or sold at market.

When many families gain this new sustainable income, it brings new opportunities for building schools, creating agricultural cooperatives, forming community savings and funding small businesses.

Heifer is looking for suitable candidates to fill in the following vacancies;

1. EAYIP Access to Finance Manager (Uganda)

2. Training and Social Capital Development Manager (Uganda)

3. Administrative Assistant –

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 3 months 4 days ago

New Job: Country Director Ethiopia


General information:

Job location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Starting date: As soon as possible

Vacancy closing date: 7th November 2016

Duration position: 3 years with possibility of extension

Workhours: Fulltime (40 hours)


About ZOA

ZOA is a Christian international NGO which offers RELIEF to people who are affected by conflict or natural disasters. ZOA wants to contribute to a new perspective of HOPE in which people work together for a promising future in dignity and mutual trust. Together with the affected communities we work on the RECOVERY until they can provide to take care of their livelihoods. The work of ZOA is coordinated from Apeldoorn, the Netherlands. From Apeldoorn operates ZOA in fifteen countries in Africa, Middle East Region and Asia. ZOA works approximately with 1000 employees worldwide.

ZOA is looking for a Country Director Ethiopia (f/m)

ZOA Relief Hope Recovery (ZOA) has been working with displaced persons in Ethiopia since 1993. ZOA Ethiopia wo

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 3 months 5 days ago

Job Vacancy: BDSA E-Payment Enumerator 

Deadline: Wednesday 19th October, 17.00HRS 

Organisation: Business Development Services Africa (BDSA) Zambia Ltd.
Contract length: up to 4 weeks (to start October 26th)
Position: Enumerator Location: Lusaka, Zambia (with extensive field travel)

Background:

BDSA Zambia (BDSA) has worked on shared value initiatives within Zambia since its inception in 2011. To date most of BDSA’s client organizations have been large businesses mostly found in the agricultural sector. BDSA is supporting Musika in an E-payment study commissioned by the Zambia Cotton Ginners Association to gauge cotton farmer perceptions around digital payments.

Job Description:

The enumerator will be engaged with BDSA for a period of four weeks to support the research associate working on the project. The tasks may include:

· Training on qualitative data collections

· Training on the context of E-Payment

· Field work travel

· Qualitative data collection

· Digitizing all data coll

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 3 months 5 days ago

VACANCY: PROJECT OFFICER 

Solidaridad Eastern and Central Africa Expertise Centre (SECAEC) Tanzania Country Office seeks to recruit a dynamic and self-motivated individual for the position of Project Officer for the Sustainable Landscape Management Project in the Kilimanjaro Landscape in, Tanzania.

More information is found HERE

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 3 months 1 week ago

JOB ADVERT - GOAL

GOAL is seeking to fill the Position of Administration and Communications Coordinator to support the DYNAMIC program.

The Administration and Communication Coordinator (ACC) is a high-level position that will support and lead administrative and communication activities supporting the achievement of DYNAMIC’s objectives.

Click here to download the entire Job description.

Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 4 months 17 hours ago

Rwanda -Job & Consultancy Opportunities / September - October 2016

1. Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) 

CNFA is a not-for-profit international agricultural development organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. and dedicated to increasing rural incomes by empowering farmers and rural entrepreneurs. CNFA assists smallholders in increasing household-level food security and nutrition through improved agricultural practices, introduction of new varieties, diversification of crop production, food preservation and storage, development of farmer-based organizations, and strengthened linkages to markets. CNFA has a successful track record of implementing agricultural development programs in 43 countries.

CNFA is currently seeking applicants for different positions:

a) Value Chain and Marketing Specialist (Deadline for submission is September 30, 2016)

b) Water Harvesting and Management Expert (Deadline for submission is September 30, 2016)

c) Post

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