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Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 28 November 2018 at 03:43

CONSULTANCY OPPORTUNITY  

The Development of Kilimanjaro Landscape Investment Framework

Solidaridad is an international network organization with nine regional expertise centres worldwide. Its mission is to bring together commodity supply chain actors and to engage them develop innovative solutions to improve production, thereby ensuring the transition to a sustainable and inclusive economy that maximizes the benefit for all.

For the past twenty years Solidaridad has built a reputation as a catalyst for sustainable innovation across different commodity supply chains. Solidaridad has achieved this amongst others by supporting producers, such as farmers and miners, to improve their social and environmental practices in thirteen commodities, including cotton, coffee, cocoa, sugarcane, tea, livestock, soy and palm oil. Solidaridad Eastern and Central Africa Expertise Centre works on the above supply chains in eastern Africa region.

In its ambition to create long term impact, Solidaridad has emba

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Niek Hoorweg Dear colleagues / Hilda Okoth, for this assignment I pressed the button for more information HERE, but unfortunately I was not able to arrive...please help ! Best, Niek

1 week 3 days ago

Niek Hoorweg I managed to open Hilda, was it your service or my PC's problem ?

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 31 October 2018 at 10:04

We are Hiring: Country Network Coordinator

AgriProFocus Tanzania is looking for a dynamic and creative individual to fill the position of Country Network Coordinator.

About the position

As a network, our vision is to be the “go to network” in the agribusiness sector in Tanzania. To achieve this, we need to position the network strategically in the sector. The main role of the Country Network Coordinator is to ensure that our strategy is implemented as well as develop the portfolio of the the Tanzania country Network. It entails building and maintaining relations with members, partners and donors in the country, identify thematic and financial opportunities for the network, and, spearhead resource mobilization for AgriProFocus services and products.

Download the job description HERE

If you fit the profile of candidate we are looking for, please send a copy of your CV and a motivation letter [indicating your current and expected salary] to recruitment.secaec@solidaridadnetwork.org and copy

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Niek Hoorweg Dear colleagues, so far I did not manage to download the job description for the Country Network Coordinator... your assistance is highly appreciated here, best, Niek

1 month 6 days ago

Hilda Okoth Niek Hoorweg i have updated the link and also sent you the Job description directly to your mail just in case.

1 month 6 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 2 October 2018 at 12:55

Job opportunity: experienced Tanzanian Agronomy and Value Chains consultants

Looking for experienced Tanzanian (mainland and Zanzibar) consultants with solid background in Agronomy and Value Chains Strengthening, interested candidates to send CVs to Michael.Wainaina@fcgsweden.se

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 24 September 2018 at 06:21

Current Career Opportunities at aBi Trust

Q-Sourcing Limited on behalf of Agricultural Business Initiative (aBi) is seeking to recruit experienced personnel for the Positions indicated below.

Company profile:

Agricultural Business Initiative (aBi), a group of registered companies namely aBi Trust and aBi Finance Ltd, is a multi-stakeholder entity co-founded in July 2010 by the Governments of Uganda and Denmark contributing to a competitive and sustainable agricultural sector in support for equitable wealth creation in Uganda.

The main focus of aBi Trust is to promote increase in agricultural production and value addition by extending matching grants and business development services.

aBi Finance Ltd promotes expansion of access to business finance for agricultural producers and agribusinesses by offering to Financial Institutions incentives and infrastructure that support agricultural lending.

Below are the positions;

1. Project Manager Food Crops (1 position)

This role is responsible for

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 20 September 2018 at 04:56

Vacancies at Self Help Africa Uganda

Self Help Africa (SHA) is an International Non-Governmental Organization implementing rural development, sustainable food and livelihoods security programmes in nine countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. SHA’s vision is an economically thriving and resilient rural Africa with a mission to support sustainable livelihoods for Uganda’s smallholder farmers. SHA has been working in Uganda for close to 20 years. Self Help Africa Uganda urgently seeks to recruit suitable candidates to fill the following positions:

1. Job Title: Finance & Administration Assistant

Department: Finance & Administration

Reports to: Head of Finance and Administration

Location: Kampala

Job description and how to apply here

2. Job Title: Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Associate

Department: Programmes

Reports to: Project Coordinator

Location: Kiryandongo

Job description and how to apply here

3. Job Title: Consultant/Baseline Survey

Job description and how to apply here

Deadline: 26th

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 7 September 2018 at 09:24

Vacany: entrepreneur / country manager Janta Meals Kenya

Food start-up & social enterprise Janta Meals is looking for an entrepreneurial country manager with strong hospitality background to take the lead in its expansion to Kenya. Its successful small-restaurant chain offers affordable, nutritious, tasty and hygienically prepared meals in lower income urban areas. With support from Janta Meals India and Enviu East Africa, the country manager will take up the opportunity to adapt the concept to the local context, successfully start-up operations, launch the brand and scale the venture into a full-fledged restaurant chain.

Application deadline: 21 September 2018.


Link: https://enviu.jobsoid.com/apply/15017 


About Janta Meals

Janta Meals is an award-winning social enterprise and restaurant chain from Delhi, India, contributing to solving the major issue of malnutrition. The objective of Janta Meals is to provide a tasty, affordable, nutritious, hygienic meal option, based on menu items insta

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Rise for climate summit

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Uganda
  08 September 2018, 10:00-18:00
  MUBS, Nakawa

Momentum for climate ambition is reaching new heights as business leaders, non-profits, citizens, and local government representatives prepare to gather for the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) in San Francisco, California from 12-14 September 2018. 

Prior to the San Francisco’s Global Climate Action Summit, the Peoples Climate Movement will lead a national mobilization for climate, jobs, and justice.

September 8th will be a moving demonstration of the breadth and depth of the climate movement. Across the country, tens of thousands of people will show our power by hitting the streets, holding community forums, and educating voters about the issues – all to ensure that elected and private sector leaders make action on climate a priority.

The Summit is focused on taking ambition to the next level through five key issue areas: healthy energy systems, inclusive economic growth, sustainable communities, land and ocean stewardship and trans-formative climate investments. All of

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 9 August 2018 at 10:15

VACANCY: DAIRY PROJECT MANAGER 

Solidaridad Network is an international civil society organization, present in 37 countries, that focuses on sustainable supply chains and poverty alleviation through inclusive economies.

We focus on the development of value chains of global importance where changes have significant impact: coffee, tea, cocoa, fruits & vegetables, textiles, cotton, soy, palm oil, sugarcane, gold and livestock. Solidaridad Tanzania is currently implementing initiatives in the Coffee, Gold, Landscapes, fruit & vegetables, Livestock & Dairy Sectors.

Our mission is to bring together supply chain actors and engage them with innovative solutions to improve production, ensuring the transition to a sustainable and inclusive economy that maximizes the benefit for all stakeholders. We strive to accelerate innovation through interventions in Land Use, ICT, Gender Inclusivity and Impact Investment.

Solidaridad East Africa has its headquarters in Nairobi – Kenya, with country offic

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Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 25 July 2018 at 09:15

ILRI CONSULTANCY- LIVESTOCK VALUE CHAIN SPECIALIST

International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a consultant to lead the dairy value chain activities for PRDAIGL project in Burundi.

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works to improve food and nutrition security and reduce poverty in developing countries through research for efficient, safe and sustainable use of livestock. It is the only one of 15 CGIAR research centres dedicated entirely to animal agriculture research for the developing world. Co-hosted by Kenya and Ethiopia, it has regional or country offices and projects in East, South and Southeast Asia as well as Central, East, Southern and West Africa .

 Consultancy Fee: Monthly rate

Consultancy Fee: Monthly rate

Post location: Burundi

Duration: This is a consultant position, initial appointment is for six months with the possibility of renewal, contingent upon individual performance and continued project needs.

Expected places of travel: Loc

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 16 July 2018 at 12:33

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR YOUTH AGRIPRENUERS INTERESTED IN STARTING INNOVATIVE ENTERPRISES


The Ministry of Water and Environment (MWE) under the Farm Income Enhancement Program-Project 2 (FIEFOC-2 Project) whose specific objective is to improve household incomes, food security, and climate resilience through sustainable natural resources management and agricultural enterprise development. MWE with support from the African Development Bank (AfDB) and Nordic Development Fund (NDF) is piloting the Empowering Novel Agri-Business-Led Employment for Youth in Uganda’s Agriculture (ENABLE) Youth Program in Uganda. ENABLE Youth is a program concept developed by AfDB to focus on young entrepreneurs in the agricultural sector and promote the start-up and growth of youth-led agro-enterprises in member countries.


It aims at creating opportunities for young ‘agri-entrepreneurs’ to upgrade technical skills, adopt innovative agricultural business management practices and access expansion capita

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Jacob Olanya Hello akwap john paul. The program is a Pilot and will start in 5 Districts and which it will be spread countrywide.

5 months 1 day ago

PHIONAH KYOMUHENDO Hi. Wat age group r they targeting? 

5 months 21 hours ago

Jacob Olanya Hello PHIONAH KYOMUHENDO We are targeting youth from the ages of 18-35

5 months 21 hours ago

Patrick Ocaka Which districts are they Jacob?

4 months 4 weeks ago

Jacob Olanya Hello Patrick, the focus is currently on Kasese District. You could find out more by visiting our website on www.enableyouth.ug 

4 months 3 weeks ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 13 July 2018 at 09:01

WE ARE HIRING: MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS FACILITATOR

Are you passionate about getting Agribusiness word around ? Join our AgriProFocus Zambia team as Marketing and Communication Facilitator. This role supports the team to build and effective multi-stakeholder platform that promotes our core mission of making agribusiness work for development. The nature of the role dictates vibrancy, energy, self-drive and creativity. 


Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 12 July 2018 at 01:49

The Hunger Project- Uganda, a global Non-profit strategic Organisation committed to the sustainable end of World hunger and poverty is partnering with Participatory Ecological Land-Use Management Uganda (PELUM Uganda) a network of Civil Society Organisations working to improve the livelihoods of small scale farmers and the sustainability of rural communities, through the fostering of ecological land use management, on a four (4) year project on Agroecology farming, funded by the Swedish Post Code Lottery.
To
implement the project we seek to fill 2 positions:

Position: Agroecology Field Officer (2)

Based in Iganga or Namayumba Reports to: Head of programs - TPH-U &

Program Officer: Sustainable Farming Systems - PELUM Uganda

Job Purpose: This job exists to spearhead provision of community based technical support towards implementation of agroecology interventions at the THPU Epicenters

Job summary: The job holder will support the joint project team from THPU and PELUM Uganda to implement the Agroecolo

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Chuye Giyoh Jude Hi, is this job open to foreigners ?

4 months 3 days ago

Gloria Kyomugisha Hello Chuye; yes this job is open to foreigners. Good Luck!!

4 months 3 days ago

Chuye Giyoh Jude Hi Gloria, thanks for responding. Is there an email address to contact the employer?

4 months 2 days ago

Gloria Kyomugisha Mailing Address:P.O.Box 26393 Kampala, Uganda6 - 8 Off Kyaggwe Road, Kisozi ComplexNakasero, Kampala 26393 Phone: +256 414 232 060Fax: +256 414 232 236Country Director: Dr. Daisy OwomugashoEmail: info@thp.com

4 months 2 days ago

Chuye Giyoh Jude Thanks Gloria

4 months 2 days ago

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 & Call for Proposals
Posted 16 May 2018 at 06:39

AGOVA Is Recruiting! (2)

Agova (formerly Business Development Services Africa)

Consultant - Agribusiness Accelerator

Location: Lusaka, Zambia

Contract Length: 1 year

Contracted hours: Between 60-80% of time (dependent on client contracts)

Remuneration: ~ ZMW 13,990 per month gross (pegged to a rate of $1,475) – proportional to the percent of contracted hours.

Agova is a consultancy service and its mission is to make shared value the new way of doing business. Shared value refers to ‘a management strategy in which companies find business opportunities in social, environmental, or economic problems’. Their mandate is to leverage capital, data and innovative ideas to develop a sustainable form of poverty reduction; we focus on creating win-win business models within our client organizations such that commercial and competitive mandates can be met while improving the livelihoods of an organization’s customer and supplier segments, who are generally the urban and rural poor and emergent agropreneurs.


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Posted By in Jobs & Call for Proposals
Posted 16 May 2018 at 06:35

AGOVA Is Recruiting! (1)

Agova (formerly Business Development Services Africa)


Client Relations Manager

Location: Lusaka, Zambia

Contract Length: 1 year

Contracted hours: Between 60-80% of time (dependent on client contracts)

Remuneration: ~ ZMW 13,990 per month gross (pegged to a rate of $1,475) – proportional to the percent of contracted hours.

Agova is a consultancy service and its mission is to make shared value the new way of doing business. Shared value refers to ‘a management strategy in which companies find business opportunities in social, environmental, or economic problems’. Their mandate is to leverage capital, data and innovative ideas to develop a sustainable form of poverty reduction; we focus on creating win-win business models within our client organizations such that commercial and competitive mandates can be met while improving the livelihoods of an organization’s customer and supplier segments, who are generally the urban and rural poor and emergent agropreneurs.

Cli

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 26 April 2018 at 12:10

SNV VACANCIES

SNV Netherlands Development Organisation's Urban Sanitation and Hygiene for Health and Development (USHHD) Project is looking to recruit for two positions:

1. Sanitation Business Advisor

2. Behaviour Change Communications (BCC) Advisor

View the attached document for the Terms of Reference (ToR)

Note: Apply by submitting your application letter and CV by email to zambia@snv.org by May 1st, 2018. Please note that all CV’s should be saved in the applicant’s full names e.g CV- Masuzyo Phiri and clearly state the position applied for in the subject line.


Posted By in Jobs & Call for Proposals
Posted 12 April 2018 at 04:17

GOOD NATURE AGRO JOB VACANCY - SALES DIRECTOR 

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Good Nature Agro is a social enterprise that invests in Zambia’s small-scale farmers to bring them out of poverty and into the middle class. We identify premium agricultural markets and contract our growing network of farmers to deliver reliable, flexible, and quality supply. Good Nature provides year-round support to growers including business and agronomic training, custom farm advice, input financing, and a premium price.

Our first company, Good Nature Seed, applies the Good Nature Agro model to the legume seed market. In four years, Good Nature has scaled from 40 growers to 5,000 growers and over 1,000 metric tons in sales, with 2,500 metric tons expected in 2018. We sell the output of our growers’ efforts to farmers around the region to ensure all smallholders have access to quality, affordable seed that can improve their farms and lives.

Good Nature is at an inflection point and exploring more diverse market opportunities.

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Posted By in Jobs & Call for Proposals
Posted 12 April 2018 at 04:11

GOOD NATURE AGRO JOB VACANCY - GROWER SERVICES ASSOCIATE

Good Nature Agro is a social enterprise that invests in Zambia’s small-scale farmers to bring them out of poverty and into the middle class. We identify premium agricultural markets and contract our growing network of farmers to deliver reliable, flexible, and quality supply. Good Nature provides year-round support to growers including business and agronomic training, custom farm advice, input financing, and a premium price.

Our first company, Good Nature Seed, applies the Good Nature Agro model to the legume seed market. In four years, Good Nature has scaled from 40 growers to 5,000 growers and over 1,000 metric tons in sales, with 2,500 metric tons expected in 2018. We sell the output of our growers’ efforts to farmers around the region to ensure all smallholders have access to quality, affordable seed that can improve their farms and lives.

Good Nature is at an inflection point and exploring more diverse market opportunities. The

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Posted By in Jobs & Call for Proposals
Posted 12 April 2018 at 03:48

SNV Netherlands Development Organisation Vacancies

SNV seeks talented, entrepreneurial, result-oriented and experienced professionals who will lead their Rwanda, Niger and Cameroon country teams in realizing the implementation of high-quality programs in SNV’s sectors. SNV offers the successful candidates a challenging position in a highly dynamic environment. 

APPLY HERE FOR RWANDA COUNTRY DIRECTOR

APPLY HERE FOR NIGER COUNTRY DIRECTOR

APPLY HERE FOR CAMEROON COUNTRY DIRECTOR

Deadline 29th April 2018

Thacien MUNYAMAHAME Dear Maumo Mubila, thanks for sharing the opportunity with us!

8 months 3 days ago

Maumo Mubila You're welcome! :-) 

8 months 19 hours ago

Posted By in Jobs & Call for Proposals
Posted 4 April 2018 at 07:08

MUSIKA IS RECRUITING FOR MULTIPLE POSITIONS!

1. Small Business Manager - Southern x1 & Western x1

2. Manager, Livestock Markets - Lusaka

3. Manager, Finance and Digital Markets - Lusaka

4. Research Officer

5. Knowledge Management Officer - Northern

6. Research Officer - Small Business Development

View full details at http://www.musika.org.zm/careers

Deadline: Sunday 7th April 2018