Tanager, an ACDI/VOCA affiliate, is promptly seeking a creative and dynamic Team Leader for Impacting Gender & Nutrition through Innovative Technical Exchange in Agriculture (IGNITE) project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This 5-year project will improve household nutrition and women’s empowerment by strengthening African institutions’ ability to integrate nutrition and gender in agriculture interventions and business practices.
The Team Leader will implement a strategy to accomplish sustainable gender and nutrition outcomes in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania and will strengthen networks and collaboration with government agencies, private sector companies, and NGOs working in agriculture.
· Provide technical and managerial oversight and leadership in the design and implementation of annual work plans and strategies and ensure that interventions create sustainable development outcomes.
· Serv... Read more
An opportunity to do an Agriculture Apprenticeship is here! This is for anyone ages 18 years and above. This is an amazing next step for your career and an amazing opportunity to learn, work and earn whilst completing your apprenticeship. For more info, follow this link!
POSITION: Senior Agronomist
EDUCATION: BSc. in Agriculture/Agronomy or related field
EXPERIENCE: Three (3) years’ experience in agronomy management
DEADLINE : 7th April 2018
For detailed job description and to apply, please reach, https://bit.ly/2GPe8cI
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Key role to be production of various processed meat products. KPI’s will include ensuring a cost effective production environment, set and maintain export quality standards, constant innovation of product offering and ability to inspire and motivate a young team.
• Written and oral English must be excellent
• Deep understanding of meat and in particular processed products
• Highly computer literate
• Good appreciation of role of record keeping
• Great attitude and self-starter. Desire to grow.
• Flexibility to work in small start-up
• Not more than 35 years
• Minimum 5 years’ experience in a mid to high volume food service operation
• Knowledge of food handling techniques and tools and general food equipment
• Knowledge of processing, portion control and packaging systems
• Bachelor’s de
WE FARM opportunity -Field Coordinator, Kenya
Role: FIELD COORDINATOR-KENYA
Reports to: HEAD OF FIELD-KENYA.
Job Code: jobKEFT2
Wefarm, the world’s largest farmer-to-farmer digital network, enables farmers to connect with one another to solve problems, share ideas and spread innovation. Utilising the latest machine learning technology, Wefarm’s service works both online and over SMS. Knowledge shared on Wefarm can help farmers to produce higher quality product, increase yields, gain insight into market pricing, tackle the effects of climate change, diversify agricultural interests, and much more.
Since its founding in 2015, Wefarm has been named one of Africa’s Most Innovative Companies by FastCompany and has won Google’s Impact Challenge Award, TechCrunch’s Europas-Tech for Good Award, and the European Union Commission’s Ideas from Europe prize, among others. We’ve been covered on CNN, the BBC, Wired, TechCrunch, Forbes, the FT and more. The company is... Read more
RTI is an independent organization dedicated to conducting innovative, multidisciplinary research that improves the human condition. With a worldwide staff of more than 4,000 people, RTI offers innovative research, development and a full spectrum of multidisciplinary services. Universities in North Carolina founded RTI in 1958 as a centerpiece of the Research Triangle Park.
The Regional Operations Coordinator is responsible for the operations and administrative activities of the Africa Regional Office in Nairobi. He / she will organize and coordinate office administration procedures to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency. This role is responsible for streamlining administrative procedures, coordination with projects on facilities management, supervision of administrative staff, management of the dispatch system, vendor engagement, facility management and procurement for the Africa Regional Office. In this capac... Read more
AgriProFocus is an international multi-stakeholder network that brings together institutions and professionals in the agri-food sector and agribusiness that support agripreneurs. Our membership comprises of private sector, public sector, farmer organizations, knowledge institutions including research, and the development sector. Established in the Netherlands in 2005, AgriProFocus network has expanded to 11 country networks in Africa and two in South-East Asia. In Kenya, AgriProFocus has been in existence since 2009. AgriProFocus Kenya has a membership of over 110 organizations and over 7,000 professionals. The AgriProFocus network brings together stakeholders in the sector to strengthen their individual and collective impact. As a multi-stakeholder network, our members and partners bring together diversity of knowledge, expertise, practice and resources.
Youth in agribusiness is one of the focus areas within AgriProFocus Kenya network under t... Read more
PROLINNOVA Kenya (PK) is recruiting a Coordinator and is seeking qualified candidates to apply.
Knowledge, skills and attributes
Starlite Valley Producers Ltd is a new factory in Kitui town involved in processing essential oils from seeds and fruit powder for both local and export markets. We are accepting applications for graduates in Food Science and Technology.
The incumbents should have the Food Handling Certificate and at least 6 months to 2 years of experience in a food processing environment. They should also possess a deep understanding of food processing procedures and standards.
Please send an application letter and CV to email@example.com. The deadline for accepting applications is Wednesday 7th September 2016.
Send a Cow Kenya is seeking a consultant/consultancy team to lead an evaluation process of the DFID funded Wealth Creation Project in Western Kenya. Expressions of interest need to be received by Thursday 4th August 2016. Interested organisations should submit their financial and technical proposals, together with up to date curriculum vitae for all researchers, to Richie Alford and Titus Sagala at: Richie.Alford@sendacow.org and Titus.Sagala@sendacow.org before 12 noon East African Time (+3GMT)/1000 BST 8 August 2016.
If you have any question or clarification please raise it As soon as possible within the timelines provided. The successful tender will be informed on Wednesday 10th August. The Terms of Reference are attached.
Vacancy Announcement: Soil Scientist Position at SoilCares
SoilCares is looking for a Soil Scientist (Soil/Crop Science), someone with an interest in new mobile technology and a passion for improving productivity on small and large scale farms. The candidate should be an inspiring presenter and has the capability to explain their solutions in a way to convince clients and stakeholders. For more info see the attached document for job description, requirements, and how to apply.