Vacancies

shared in the AgriProFocus Network

moderated by Anne Marie Kortleve

This page collects all vacancies shared throughout the AgriProFocus network


Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 2 days 1 hour ago

Recrutement d'Animateur(rice) Spécialisé(e) en Agriculture et Changements climatiques à Dangbo (dans l'Ouémé)

Le Cercle International pour la Promotion de la Création (CIPCRE-Bénin), ONG d'obédience chrétienne, d'écologie et de développement durable, recherche de toute urgence une personne (femme ou homme) désireuse d'occuper le poste de : Animateur(rice) Spécialisé(e) en Agriculture et Changements climatiques à
Dangbo (dans l'Ouémé).


Profil et conditions :
- Diplôme/Qualification : Licence professionnelle en agronomie (Production végétale) ou DEAT + 3 ans d'expériences professionnelles en animation / conseil / vulgarisation agricole ;
- Compétence spécifique : Savoir nager et être habitué aux conditions de vie en milieu rural en général et dans la vallée (zones humides) en particulier (obligatoire) ;
- Compétences linguistiques : comprendre et parler couramment Wémègbé ou Fongbé ou Goungbé (obligatoire) ;
- Autres conditi

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 2 days 1 hour ago

2 Gender Field Officers needed Kyagalanyi Coffee Ltd

Kyagalanyi Coffee Ltd. is one of the leading coffee exporters in Uganda. We contribute to the professionalization of the coffee value chain from field to cup. Our Farmer Support Teams work with coffee farming households to improve coffee production and livelihoods. We are expanding our gender programme and are looking for 2 Gender Field Officers to strengthen our team.

Location: Mbale and Paidha

Duration of contract: 4 years, with a try-out period of 6 months

Starting date: 1st February or March 2017

Deadline for application: Monday 23rd January – 5:00 pm

Main duties and responsibilities

-Contribute to the development of the gender strategy;

-Plan and execute gender workshops for champions;

-Follow-up implementation of household plans;

-Set-up and coordinate VSLAs;

-Monitoring and Evaluation; Technical reporting;

-Coordinate integration of the gender programme into Kyagalanyi’s Farmer Support Teams; and

-West Nile: Coordinate the stop chi

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 4 days 23 hours ago

Social Capital & Cluster Manager-East Africa Youth Inclusion Program (EAYIP)-TZ

Function:

The East Africa Youth Inclusion Program (EAYIP) Social Capital &Cluster Manager will be under the supervision of the EAYIP Country Program Manager and technical leadership and guidance from the Regional Gender and Social Capital Development Manager will be responsible for technical guidance to the Cluster coordinators on matters of gender, youth, group formation, group management, Cornerstones and project self-review and planning (PSRP) implemented using Heifer Project International’s (HPI’s) Values Based Holistic Community Development (VBHCD) approach. Working through the country program technical staff and other “partner” staff, he/she will provide support towards strengthening all the technical and social capital development (SCD) aspects. Additionally, he/she will provide leadership to the Cluster Managers in planning and implementing technical, gender mainstreaming and SCD strategies.

Es

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 4 days 23 hours ago

Access to Finance Manager - East Africa Youth Inclusion Program (Tanzania)


Heifer International (HPI) is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identify, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

FUNCTION:

The East Africa Youth Inclusion Program (EAYIP) Access to Finance Manager, under the guidance of the EAYIP Country Program Manager will facilitate access to finance for youth entrepreneurs to start or expand businesses, He or she will be the focal point person for the design and regular review of financial access strategies and modules. The incumbent will be responsible for building financial “partnerships”, develop/roll-out relevant financial solutions, and provide financial advisory services. S/he will also perform strategic analysis of the financial landscape, work

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 4 days 23 hours ago

EADD II-Communication and Marketing Officer


Heifer International is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

FUNCTION

Reporting to Senior Business Development Manager and working closely with the Field Operations Manager and Cluster Leaders, the Program Officer will oversee the pilot of the School Milk Feeding Project (SMFP) and will carry out both activities of dairy marketing as well as communications. He/she will also have to liaise with key the actors of the SMFP which include farmers (producers & parents), processors, District/LGA education officers and enrolled schools. S/he will oversee coordination on allocation and distribution of milk to schools on right time, quantities and quality. In collaboration with other ac

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 5 days 3 hours ago

Jobs at Woord en Daad

· SENIOR PROGRAMME MANAGER

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

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 Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 5 days 3 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 AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 6 days 1 hour ago

Vacancies Prolinnova: 2 Sub-Regional Coordinators (SRCs) in Africa. (before 15 January)

Find all information through this link:

http://prolinnova.net/sites/default/files/documents/job_vac_ann/2016/prolinnova_tors_for_srcs.pdf

Please note that deadline is very tight (15 January) (apologies for that, I only discovered this today)


Short introduction:

Since 1 August 2016, the PROLINNOVA network is implementing “Promoting local innovation for Food

and Nutrition Security” (Proli-FaNS), a three-year project in five countries in Africa: Burkina Faso,

Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ghana and Kenya. The project aims to strengthen the innovation capacity of rural

communities, particularly of women, and to increase the level of local resilience to change, as well as to

contribute to building functional multi-country PROLINNOVA platforms in two sub-regions in Africa: i)

West & Central Africa and ii) Eastern & Southern Africa. This may eventually lead to creation of a

PROLINNOVA platform in sub-Saharan Africa with th

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

lwipa puma f thats great, Thanks

1 week 23 hours ago

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


1 week 18 hours ago

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

1 week 5 hours ago

Joseph Mpampa alright good to hear that



6 days 17 hours ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 1 week 2 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 20 hours 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 3 weeks 5 days 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 5 days 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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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 1 month 6 days 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 Benin
Posted 1 month 1 week ago

L'appel a projets: 
valoriser les ressources locales des terroirs africains


LA THEMATIQUE DE L'APPEL A PROJETS

L'appel à projets vise à valoriser les ressources locales des terroirs africains (que ce soit un savoir-faire, un produit du terroir, une pratique agricole…) et optimiser leur mode de gestion afin de soutenir leur rôle dans le développement de l’agriculture familiale en Afrique.
Votre projet visera donc à :
  • maintenir la diversité des pratiques agricoles, protéger les différentes formes de production et de résilience des écosystèmes

  • développer des systèmes de production agricole efficients et moins consommateurs de ressources naturelles et financières

  • soutenir le développement et la diversité des filières locales, de la production jusqu’à la commercialisation du produit fini

CRITÈRES D'ÉLIGIBILITÉ

Pour être éligibles, les projets doivent être portés par une organisation française en partenariat avec une organisation locale. Le partenariat doit être

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Daoulata MAIGA Merci Janine pour le partage !

1 month 1 week ago

Guylaine Mwamini Merci Janine pour cette information.

1 month 1 week ago

Janine Schoeman  Le lien suivant permettant d'accéder au formulaire en ligne:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScGNYbELf6Mn0hDfeU9qcVraI3RxW3cXDYtj1NqsX-O6b8fEg/viewform 

1 month 1 week ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 1 month 1 week 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 2 weeks ago

Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 1 month 3 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 3 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 1 month 4 weeks 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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