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Hiring Agronomist to train women farmers on Coffee GAPs

Fairtrade Africa is recruiting a full time agronomist to train Kapkiyai Women in Coffee Association member on Good Agricultural Practices for Coffee and other food crops under 'Growing Women in Coffee' project funded by Big Lottery Fund and other donors in the UK.




Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya

Posted 21 hours 55 min ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 3 days 17 hours ago

Vacancy - Deadline Extended to 28th Feb

Sustainable Land Management Expert - Oromia

Wageningen University and Research is looking for applicants for the position of Sustainable Land Management Expert in Oromia for the period of February 2017 until December 2017. The Expert will be implementing a partnership between the by Wageningen coordinated projects CASCAPE and the DFID funded Land Investment for Transformation Program (LIFT).

PROJECTS AND PARTNERSHIP

CASCAPE

CASCAPE (Capacity Building for Scaling up of Evidence-based Best Practices in Agricultural Production Programme) is a project of Ethiopia and the Netherlands to improve agricultural productivity in Ethiopia. The project is jointly executed by researchers from six Ethiopian universities (Addis Ababa, Bahir Dar, Haramaya, Hawassa, Jimma and Mekelle) and Wageningen University and Research Centre. CASCAPE was part of AGP I - and is now extended into AGP II. During CASCAPE I (2010-2015), the project has achieved a 30% increase in agricu

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Hiring Agribusiness Trainers in Kenya

BoP Innovation Center and Farm Africa are recruiting agribusiness trainers with experience in the aquaculture sector in Kenya to deliver business development trainings to fish farmers and enterprises participating in the Kenya Market-led Aquaculture Program (KMAP).  

Application deadline is 10 March, 2017.  

Interested? Click here for more information and to apply.



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Posted 5 days 22 hours ago

Job Opportunity: National Director at World Vision Rwanda

Deadline: 12 March 2017

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 45,000+ staff members working in more than 90 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here’s where you come in:

As National Director – Rwanda, you will oversee the development and strategy of all country operations. World Vision Rwanda was founded in 1994 and serves more than 600,000 children, their families and their communities across 29 programme areas. Currently the office has a team of 320 staff with 87,000 registered children through the World Vision sponsorship programme. The office has a budget of $ 39 USD million made up of Sponsorship and Grants.

You are a highly accomplished visionary leader who combines prov

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 6 days 18 hours ago

Vacancies at ISSD Uganda

The lSSD Plus project aims to strengthen the development of a vibrant, pluralistic and market-oriented seed sector that is able to address key challenges that hamper the seed sector development such as seed quality assurance and availability of foundation seed. In addition, the project has four field based stations at 4 NARO zonal offices. The project supports farmer groups to become local seed businesses producing quality declared seed in those zones.

The International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) is a Public international Organization governed by an international board of directors with representation from developed and developing nations. IFDC is implementing a 4-year REACH-Uganda Project, funded by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Kampala.

These two projects are cohoused in the same building at Studio House plot 5 Bandali Rise Bugolobi.

Wageningen UR Uganda is recruiting:

Job Title: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Duty Post: Kamp

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 6 days 19 hours ago

Brac Uganda Job Opportunity

BRAC Uganda Microfinance Ltd is the largest Microfinance institution operating in Uganda covering 80 districts through 149 networked branches targeting Micro and small Entrepreneurs. BRAC boasts of promoting financial inclusion by extending financial services to the un served and underserved, now with over 212,000 borrowing clients, over 155Bn loan book with 98% recovery rate, operationally and financially self-sustaining. In order to serve our customers better with wider range of services and products, Board and Management has future plans of becoming a regulated financial institution in Uganda. We are looking for a competent person to fill the position of

Title: Credit (Loan) Officer at BRAC Uganda Microfinance Ltd

Reports to: Branch Manager

Purpose: To identify and screen potential borrowers, carry out appraisals, disbursing, monitoring, collections and keep high loan portfolio, carry out business development activities and ensure smooth and sustainabl

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Espace commerciale Vs Boutique Villageoise

La coopérative Horonnya, sise à Dafara - commune rurale de ouelessebougou,  recherche un opérateur pour la fourniture de sa boutique  en intrants agricoles (semences , engrais et autres équipements agricoles) . Cela en vue de faciliter l'accès à ses 15 000  membres paysans l'accès aux intrants agricole de qualité et à proximité au cours de la campagne Agricole 2017.

Merci de bien vouloir profiter de cette unique opportunité de vente à cette immense coopérative recrutant des membres dans 11 villages du Jitumu. Pour toute autre information, veuillez appeler au  :66 42 82 33  ou au 79 30 36 62. Agri-culturellement Vôtre.

Groupe Cibarani



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Posted 1 week 3 days ago

Avis de recrutement

Poste: Responsable Commercial et de Marketing

SOGEBA Sarl (Société Général de Business Agricoles) est une Entreprise de droit Malien évoluant dans le domaine de l’Agrobusiness. Start up innovant et en expansion, SOGEBA propose des services professionnels, ciblés et de proximité.
Ainsi dans le cadre de l’opérationnalisation de son plan stratégique 2016-2020, la Société recrute un (e) Responsable Commercial (e) et de Marketing.
DESCRIPTION DU POSTE
TITRE: Responsable commercial et de Marketing
SUPERVISEUR HIÉRARCHIQUE: Directeur des Opérations

CONDITIONS PARTICULIERES:
Age maximum 45 ans.
Avoir :
- une bonne connaissance du français, la connaissance de l’anglais serait un atout
- une Grande capacité de communication écrite et verbale ;
- habiletés relationnelles et de négociation. Capacité à produire une documentation et des offres de qualité ;
- un leadership avéré et une aptitude à motiver et mobiliser les équipes
LIEU D’AFFECTATION: Poste b

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Akibodé Djodji SOGEBA, une société en pleine expansion.

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Posted 1 week 3 days ago

Avis de recrutement 

ICCO COOPERATION: Poste : Expert chargé du secteur privé

ICCO Coopération, dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre d’un programme de développement des chaines de valeurs agricoles (oignon et poisson), cherche, un(e) expert(e) chargé(e) d’appui au secteur privé et responsable de la composante amélioration de l’environnement des services et de la gouvernance des chaines de valeurs, pour un poste vacant. 

Responsabilités:
- Faciliter l’accès à des services financiers adaptés aux acteurs des chaines de valeur à travers une étroite collaboration avec les Institutions de financement
- Travailler sur l’amélioration de l’offre des fournisseurs des services d’information et de vulgarisation pour mieux répondre aux besoins des acteurs des chaînes de valeur cibles
- Faciliter la mise en relation des partenaires du secteur privé intervenant dans l’Agriculture avec les acteurs des chaines de valeurs, notamment les producteurs, et leurs orga

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 1 week 4 days ago

One Acre Fund Job Vacancy - Agronomist 

Location: Kakamega, Kenya 

More information and application link can be found here: https://www.oneacrefund.org/careers/job-openings#sec-594428

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 1 week 5 days ago

Vacancy at Uganda Youth Network (UYONET)

Uganda Youth Network (UYONET) is a leading national youth organization that works to mainstream young peoples’ engagement in development and governance processes in Uganda and East Africa. UYONET was started in 2002 to respond to the increasing demand for a collective platform for research, training and policy advocacy for young people by young people. UYONET is at an interesting stage of organization development and we are redefining our strategy and as such we are looking for an experienced executive director to provide leadership in strategic formulation and execution.

Job title: Executive Director
Employment typeFull time
CountryUganda
City / Location: Kampala
Min. years of experience: 5 years
Minimum degreeMasters degree
Closing date: February 24, 2017 - 5pm

Reports to: Board of Directors

Contact/How to apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter with 3 work related referees to the address or e-mail below.
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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 1 week 5 days ago

Jobs at Catholic Relief Services, Uganda 

CRS has worked in Uganda since 1965, initially providing emergency assistance to Sudanese refugees living in the north. Over the years, CRS has expanded its programming to also address development needs in western, central and eastern Uganda. CRS’ projects in Uganda currently include agriculture, microfinance, peace building and youth. CRS Uganda implements its programs through partnerships with local organizations, including the Catholic Church, other faith-based organizations and community entities for maximum impact and sustainability.

CRS will be submitting a proposal in response to the 2017 USAID Food for Peace (FFP) Development Food Security Activities (DFSA) Request for Applications (RFA). CRS Uganda will serve as the prime on the application and will develop the proposal in consortium with other international non-governmental organizations, local implementing partners and international/national research institutions. The prop

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 1 week 6 days ago

Vacancy: Sustainable Land Management Expert - Oromia

Wageningen University and Research is looking for applicants for the position of Sustainable Land Management Expert in Bahir Dar for the period of February 2017 until December 2017. The Expert will be implementing a partnership between the by Wageningen coordinated projects CASCAPE and the DFID funded Land Investment for Transformation Program (LIFT).

Projects and partnership

CASCAPE

CASCAPE (Capacity Building for Scaling up of Evidence-based Best Practices in Agricultural Production Programme) is a project of Ethiopia and the Netherlands to improve agricultural productivity in Ethiopia. The project is jointly executed by researchers from six Ethiopian universities (Addis Ababa, Bahir Dar, Haramaya, Hawassa, Jimma and Mekelle) and Wageningen University and Research Centre. CASCAPE was part of AGP I - and is now extended into AGP II. During CASCAPE I (2010-2015), the project has achieved a 30% increase in agricultural productivit

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 1 week 6 days ago

Vacancy: Sustainable Land Management Expert - Amhara

Wageningen University and Research is looking for applicants for the position of Sustainable Land Management Expert in Bahir Dar for the period of February 2017 until December 2017. The Expert will be implementing a partnership between the by Wageningen coordinated projects CASCAPE and Fertile Grounds Initiative and the DFID funded Land Investment for Transformation Program (LIFT).

Projects and partnerships

CASCAPE

CASCAPE (Capacity Building for Scaling up of Evidence-based Best Practices in Agricultural Production Programme) is a project of Ethiopia and the Netherlands to improve agricultural productivity in Ethiopia. The project is jointly executed by researchers from six Ethiopian universities (Addis Ababa, Bahir Dar, Haramaya, Hawassa, Jimma and Mekelle) and Wageningen University and Research Centre. CASCAPE was part of AGP I - and is now extended into AGP II. During CASCAPE I (2010-2015), the project has achieved a 30% incr

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 2 weeks 23 hours ago

Gender Advisor Job at IRC - DRC

The International Rescue Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster.

In partnership with other stakeholders, the IRC will implement the anticipated Integrated Health Project (IHP) to be funded by USAID in South Kivu, Katanga, Kasai Oriental and Kasai Occidental. The project will provide support to the health system in several health zones and strengthen the performance of quality health services.

Within the overall framework of the project, the IRC will be responsible for providing technical leadership for the gender component, addressing cultural norms and barriers to care. Specific activities will be jointly designed with Ministry of Health at national level and decentralized health strictures at provincial and zone le

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Guylaine Mwamini Thank you @Marion for sharing this information

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Posted 2 weeks 23 hours ago

Uganda Agribusiness Alliance (UAA) is hiring an Administrative Assistant/Receptionist immediately. CVs including contacts for 3 referees must be received by 9 am Monday 20th February. Only emailed CVs and references are accepted, no walk-ins; and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Email CVs and references to Steve Hodges, COO, at stevehodges2011@gmail.com. See job description below: 

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/RECEPTIONIST

Job brief

As an Administrative Assistant you will be responsible for providing administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the office. You will support UAA managers and employees through a variety of tasks related to the organisation. You will communicate via phone and email ensuring that all administration tasks are completed accurately and delivered with high quality and in a timely manner.

Responsibilities

· Welcome visitors.

· Ensure operation of equipment by completing preventive mai

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 2 weeks 3 days ago

Project Manager Job at ZOA Uganda

ZOA Uganda has been contracted to implement a 4 year project in the West Nile Region of Uganda, particularly in the districts of Arua, Moyo, Koboko, Nebbi and Zombo. The projects title is, “Front a quality culture in the application and delivery of agro inputs to sustainably intensify agricultural production in West Nile sub-region. (SIAP — West Nile)". The project is business orientated and aims at strengthening the value chains of sesame, onions, cabbages and tomatoes to increase productivity, build quality input use and ultimately ensure expanded market access to commercially based small-holder farmers in West Nile sub-region.

ZOA Uganda is looking for a highly qualified,

Position of: Project Manager

Reports to: Project Coordinator

Project: Better Outcomes for Children and Youth in Eastern and Northern Uganda

Locations: Arua – West Nile

Salary Range: UGX2, 500,000 to 3,500,000 gross per month

Duration of the project: 4 years

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 2 weeks 3 days ago

Job Advert with Caritas Lira

Caritas Lira is a faith-based organisation operating in Lango Sub-region under the leadership of Lira Diocese. Its vision is to improve the standard of living of households in rural communities. Caritas Lira is implementing community targeted programmes such as livelihoods; social protection, environmental protection and economic empowerment targeting vulnerable people for example the orphans, widows and the marginalized among others.

Caritas Lira in partnership with World Education/USAID is implementing Better Outcomes project in Adekokwok, Adyel, Ogur and Barr Sub Counties and are looking for a suitable person to fill the

Position of: Youth Technical Officer

Reports to: Project Coordinator

Project: Better Outcomes for Children and Youth in Eastern and Northern Uganda

Locations: Lira

Deadline: 10th February, 2017

Full Job details & how to apply here

How to apply

Interested applicants should send their resume by email to: caritaslira@yahoo.c

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 2 weeks 3 days ago

2 Vacancies at CNFA

Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA) is an international non-profit organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. and Brussels, Belgium with offices in 16 countries throughout Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe. We work with businesses, foundations, governments and communities to build customized local and global partnerships that meet the world’s growing demand for food. Since our inception in 1985, we have designed and implemented enterprise-based, agricultural development initiatives to facilitate market access, enhance agribusiness competitiveness, increase productivity and improve access to inputs and credit across 44 countries worldwide.

CNFA is preparing a proposal for an upcoming United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded food security project in Karamoja and we are currently seeking professional candidates to fill the position of

Position: Operations and Finance Director

Position: Gender Advisor

Locations: Karam

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Niger
Posted 2 weeks 4 days ago

Appel à candidatures pour relever le défi après récolte!

L'objectif ultime de réduire les pertes alimentaires après-récolte amène les organisateurs du 1er Congrès et exposition après-récolte en Afrique a annoncé cet appel.

L'appel est ouvert aux particuliers et aux institutions en Afrique. Les technologies / innovations devraient être soit en phase d'essai, soit en phase de mise en marché.

Pour plus d’information consulter le document ci-dessous.