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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 17 January 2019 at 07:36

Job openings at AGRA

1. Senior Policy Officer – Regional Food Trade

2. Senior Program Officer: Markets – Regional Food Trade 

3. Senior Strategy Analyst 

4. Program Officer, Advocacy (Research & Data Analytics) – Policy and Advocacy

Deadline: 29th January 2019

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

An attractive remuneration package commensurate with the responsibilities of the position will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

If you are interested, kindly submit your application with a detailed CV (including your e-mail and telephone contacts) to recruit@agra.org. Please quote the job reference number in the subject line of the application e-mail.

For details; please access the following link: https://agra.org/careers/vacancies/

AGRA is an equal employer. Suitable internal candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

Company brief

AGRA is an alliance led by Africans with roots in farming communities across the continent. We understand that African farmers need uniquely African solutions design

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 6 December 2018 at 01:44

Program Officer vacancy at Kilimo Trust:

Kilimo Trust (KT) is a not-for-profit organization working on agriculture for development across the East Africa community – in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Burundi. Kilimo Trust has increasingly become the go to partner for market-led agricultural value chain development in the region. We seek to be an implementing partner of choice for EAC governments, the private sector, regional and international development partners. KT is registered in the Republic of Uganda as a fully-fledged Trust with subsidiaries in Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania.

Kilimo Trust is recruiting a Program Officer to join their Uganda team; with frequent travel within East Africa.

Purpose of the job

➢ Support the Programme execution and ensure effective implementation of the Project Deliverables;

formation of business clusters/ consortiums and improving the performance of the actors in the

consortium.

➢ To support Program Development through Fundraising Initiatives and effe

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 23 October 2018 at 09:17

Call for Expression of interest for a job opportunity in Uganda!

BAP Finance is hiring a Head of Operations!

We are recruiting a Head of Operations to help BAP venture through an exciting time of rapid growth and scale throughout Uganda. Over the next three years BAP Finance aims to increase our reach by over ten times our current rate by growing our customer base, adding new products, and opening up new offices.

This role will be starting in November 2018 and is based in Kampala, Uganda with 50% travel required to field branches.

ABOUT US

BAP Finance is delivering the products and services to rural farmers to unlock potentials and propel communities forward. To catalyze farmers to realize their potential BAP offers asset financing directly to the BoP. Our first product, a bicycle, connects farmers to market and other basic life needs. Our portfolio is growing with new assets that push upward mobility.

To date we’ve disbursed over 3,000 loans that increase income by over 35% for our farming cu

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 22 October 2018 at 08:31

Vacancies at MAAIF

Call for Expression of Interest for Consultancy Services for Studies, Detailed Engineering Design and Construction Supervision for proposed Irrigation schemes development of Igogero and Naigombwa in Bugiri and Bugweri districts. Details on National Agriculture Portal here: http://agriculture.go.ug/job/consultancy-services-for-detailed-engineering-design-and-construction-supervision-for-proposed-irrigation-schemes-development/

Kabunga James Thanks for sharing Mr. Kalema

2 months 5 days ago

MUWANGUZI SAMUEL I do apreciate 

1 week 3 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 22 October 2018 at 10:32

Vacancy: Program Officer at MADFA

Masindi district farmers Association (MADFA) is a membership based organization (MBO) operating in the Districts of Masindi, Buliisa, and Kiryandongo.

MADFA is seeking to employ to the position of:-

Position Title: Program Officer

Report to: Coordinator

Job Summary

The program officer is the operations manager and defacto number two of the organization. He works very closely with the coordinator to ensure that the organizational programs and Board resolutions are implemented.

He strives to accomplish MADFA’s relevance to her members by accomplishing her vision, mission and accountability to her diverse constituents.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Ø Deputy to the coordinator.

Ø Lead in generating and developing operational plans (annual, quarterly) activity plans and budgets.

Ø Carry out field monitoring, Supervision, coordination and technical backstopping to field staffs.

Ø Mobilize members into viable groups and

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 8 October 2018 at 05:27

Details of a job advertisement for the position of Principal, National Farmers' Leadership Center are available on the National Agriculture Portal (Official website of the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries). Usable link here: http://agriculture.go.ug/…/principal-national-farmers-lead…/

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 23 July 2018 at 11:00

The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries job vacancies to be filled through the Ministry of Public Service Application Procedures (For quick updates, follow on twitter @MAAIF_Uganda and Facebook @MAAIFUganda). The vacancies include the following.

1. Director Fisheries Resources

2. Director Crop Resources and

3. Assistant Commissioner Planning 👉https://vacancies.psc.go.ug/ors/Advert/Index/5

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 18 June 2018 at 06:14

SNV Netherlands Development Organisation Uganda is hiring

SNV Netherlands Development Organisation is looking to hire qualified professionals for the Climate Smart East Africa Project for the following vacancies;

Position 1: Agronomist/Climate Smart Agriculture Advisor

Position 2: Senior Agribusiness Expert

Position 3: Transport Facilitator

Position 4: Manager Climate Innovation and Matching Grant Facility

Position 5: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Deadline: 21st June, 2018

Contract Duration : 3 years

Contract Type: Local (open to Ugandan nationals only)

Duty Stations: Kampala

Desired Start Date: July 2018

Note:

For qualifications and how to apply, please refer to the job profiles.


Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 5 June 2018 at 07:41

Job opportunity at Resilient Efficient Agribusiness Value Chains (REACH) powered by Reign Group Limited:

Recruiting for an upcoming short term consultancy assignment from the Embassy of Netherlands funded Resilient Efficient Agribusiness Value Chains (REACH) project that is being implemented by International Fertiliser Development Centre (IFDC)

Position: Business Advisor/Field Officer (14 Positions)

Reports to: The Chief Executive Officer.

Duty Station: Rubanda and Kisoro District

Contract duration: 6 months

Deadline: Friday 7th June 2018.

Reign Group Limited is, through its development arm/social enterprise, engaged in the provision of business development services and solutions to Small, Medium and large enterprises both in the start-up and expansion phases. We are recruiting for an upcoming short term consultancy assignment from the Embassy of Netherlands funded Resilient Efficient Agribusiness Value Chains (REACH) project that is being implemented by Int

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Kabazi herbert Thank you Gloria for sharing. Kindly advise on whether applications are to be hand delivered or submitted online. 

7 months 2 weeks ago

Gloria Kyomugisha Hi Herbert, please send your CV and academic documents strictly by email to reign.groupltd@gmail.com NOT LATER THAN 5.00 PM on Friday 7th June 2018.Gud Luck!!

7 months 2 weeks ago

Kabazi herbert Great thanks.

7 months 2 weeks ago

Ajuna Patrick Kinyata Hi Gloria, thanks for sharing. No need for cover letters? Thank you!!!

7 months 2 weeks ago

Gloria Kyomugisha Hello Patrick, there is definitely need for a cover letter-spelling out your reason for applying; do not forget to attach one to your application. All the Best!

7 months 2 weeks ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 16 May 2018 at 05:33

Masindi District Farmers Association - Madfa - is recruiting 2 positions: see attachment.


Paul Allertz Thanks Anne Marie; Gloria please indicate which channels these are; thanks

8 months 1 week ago

Gloria Kyomugisha It's been shared. Hi Paul, the channels it has been shared to include Linkedin, Twitter and Facebook and the APF online platform.

8 months 1 week ago

Godfrey LUtwama thank you for sharing

8 months 1 week ago

Paul Allertz Thanks Gloria!

8 months 1 week ago

julius aine thanks much for your efforts am julius from kaliro eastern uganda can we share some thing with you mr paul here is my email adrress at juliuskasajja68@gmail.com

4 months 3 weeks ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 15 May 2018 at 03:55

Job opportunity at Agribusiness Development Centre (ADC) powered by Rabobank Foundation & dfcu bank

Agribusiness Development Centre Ltd (ADC) is looking for qualified personnel to fill the following positions; 

Position 1: Business Advisor

Location: ADC Mbarara office to serve the South West and Western regions of Uganda.

Job Details & how to apply here

Position 2: Business Advisor

Location: ADC Head office Kampala.

Deadline: 25th May, 2018

Job Details & how to apply here

Who we are

The agricultural sector in Uganda is considered by banks to be high risk. This is caused by multiple factors, including lack of knowledge, markets, good organizational and financial management. In May 2017 dfcu bank and Rabobank Foundation established the Agribusiness Development Centre Ltd (ADC) and in October 2018 the Agribusiness Development Centre opened its doors in Uganda. The ADC aims to support farmers to increase their income and self-reliance through strengthening their, preferably member bas

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 7 March 2018 at 07:30

Job Opportunity for the position of Fund Manager for the Enable Youth Program

Background Information

Truvalu.startups runs several acceleration programs in different parts of the world. These programs enable SME entrepreneurs with an innovative product or service to enter emerging markets. Its shareholders are ICCO and Woord en Daad. Truvalu.Startups is selected to run a 3­‐ year program for the Enable Youth Challenge Fund in Uganda. This is a 2 million fund to run 5 acceleration rounds in Uganda. Our target group of entrepreneurs is between 18 and 35 years old.

Enable Youth

Enable Youth Uganda is a pilot challenge fund aimed at identifying and supporting, through training, mentoring and investment support, selected motivated youth in five districts in rural Uganda who wish to set up their own rural or agri-­sector-based enterprise. The Enable Youth Challenge Fund provides both a training program to early stage startups as well as a seed investment.

This assignment is for a

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 5 February 2018 at 12:23

#Vacancy for #Yogurt #Marketing/#Sales People.....

We are looking for a person with a Certificate, a Diploma or a Degree in Marketing or Sales, or another degree with a Sales/Marketing Qualification with very practical and proven experience in FMCG Sales. Those with Dairy/Yogurt Marketing Experience will have an added advantage.

They should know how to develop and implement a Daily, Weekly and Monthly Marketing and Sales itinerary’s with visible and verifiable on both Retail and Distributorship modes.

They should be able to Develop and Grow New Markets for Drinking, Set and Fruit Yoghurts. We have High Quality Products and we want to develop a market for them and Rewarding careers for the Successful Sales people

This is an opportunity to work with a fast growing, exclusive Yogurt brand with unlimited growth prospects and performance based remuneration.

Applications are being reviewed on a rolling basis until we find the right candidate.

NOTE; The Emphasis is on Result based Performance and Pro

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 31 January 2018 at 12:19

Consultant wanted for evaluation & baseline study

Deadline Thursday COB 1 Feb 2018

ZOA Uganda is looking for a consultant to do an end evaluation and baseline study for their land security project in Nwoya District, Northern Uganda. 

The consultant’s profile should include: 

1. A minimum of four years’ experience in programme/project implementation and monitoring and evaluation in recovery/development context, preferably within Uganda. 

2. Demonstrable ability and experience in working with communities. 

3. Demonstrable expertise in monitoring and evaluation methodology.

 4. Strong research and oral and written communication skills with an ability to respond to comments and questions in a timely, appropriate manner. Fluent in English. 

5. Ability to design and plan the evaluation approaches and research methodology, including quantitative and qualitative research methods. 

6. Experience and understanding of the project implementation context and sectors of program

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 8 December 2017 at 03:34

Rwenzori Sustainable Trade Centre is looking for a Manager!

Deadline for Applications 5th January 2018

Job Description

Title: RSTC General Manager

Start date: February 2018 - or after relocation (if needed)

Location: Fort Portal

Terms: Full Time

Basis: Fixed-term Employment Contract (2 years); renewable based on satisfactory performance. (Independent Contractor basis will be considered)

Salary: £750-1,500 pcm subject to experience

Bonus: Performance related bonus is an option: to top up the base salary

related totargets the financial performance of RSTC

Pay basis: Payment in arrears, monthly

Relocation: Provision for relocation to Fort Portal as needed

Facilities:

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Agriculture Integrated Dev't Can people with back ground with agriculture and vast experience in project management also apply?

1 year 3 weeks ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 6 December 2017 at 01:38

Job Description:

Application Deadline 5th January 2018

Interviews w.c. 15th January 2018

Title: RSTC: Craft Marketing and Production Manager

Start date: 1st February 2018

Location: Fort Portal

Terms: Full Time

Basis: Fixed-term Employment Contract (2 years); renewable based on

satisfactory performance. (Independent Contractor basis will be

considered)

Salary: £500-750 pcm subject to experience

Bonus: Performance related (option)

Pay basis: Payment in arrears, monthly

Relocation: Provision for relocation to Fort Portal as needed

Facilities: RSTC laptop will be provided, and airtime allowance

Probation period: 6 months


Job Profile

This is an exciting role for a person wishing to work based in Fort Portal in the heart of

Uganda, but able to operate globally, promoting and selling high quality hand-made

baskets, and a range of craft products from Women’s Groups in the Rwenzori Mountain

region. The work is meaningful and aiming for multi-faceted results: significant social impact,

original design and highest quality

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 13 November 2017 at 02:45

Job Vacancy

We are looking for:

· Men / women

· Bachelor or master degree in livestock feed / animal nutrition.

· Max. 4 year working experience (mandatory)

· Living in Uganda 

· Feeling for research about and distribution of the Feed Calculator; an app for poultry and pig farmers to formulate their own feed formulations.


Anne Marie Kortleve Thanks for sharing Peter! My colleague Marion Alyek can spread your request through our social media channels!

1 year 2 months ago

Peter Meijer That would be great

1 year 2 months ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 11 April 2017 at 07:34

Gender Advisor Job opportunity at Trickle Up

Trickle Up has been a pioneer graduating people out of extreme poverty since 1979. They have helped more than one million of the poorest, most vulnerable people move to greater economic self-sufficiency and connection with their communities.

Trickle Up provide the very poorest people with seed capital grants, skills training and coaching, and the support they need to create small businesses. We connect them to savings groups where they save money and access credit with others, create plans for the future and enact change in their communities. We help people connect with others in their villages build self-confidence and find their voice because poverty is about more than just money—it’s about exclusion.

 

The organization reaches the extreme poor, those living on less than $1.90 a day, who are most economically and socially excluded. Their focus is helping women, people with disabilities, refugees and other vulnerable people who

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 9 March 2017 at 08:49

Job Advertisement

Coordinate and organize 1st Annual Stakeholder Forum of the Rwenzori Sustainable Trade Centre (RSTC) in Fort Portal
Consultancy Duration: April-September
Part-time: Approx. 4-5 days per month,
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Goal for the Assignment:
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- a well attended, successful and memorable event enjoyed by all participants
- whose participan

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 13 February 2017 at 07:57

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 maintenance requirem

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