The Broker is looking for a knowledge broker on the theme food security (medior, 0.8-0.9 fte). The knowledge broker will work in the secretariat of the Food & Business Knowledge Platform, based in the Hague. We are looking for a medior professional with experience in knowledge management, preferably in the agriculture and food sector. Please send your application before 11 February 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org, mentioning ‘Vacancy Knowledge Broker’ in the subject line.
Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken
Wil jij je inzetten voor een van de belangrijkste duurzame ontwikkelingsdoelen van de Verenigde Naties? Die kans krijg je als beleidsmedewerker voedsel landbouw. Jouw betrokkenheid en kennis dragen bij aan het tegengaan van honger. Je betekenisvolle advieswerk richt zich op een toekomstbestendige balans in productiviteit en duurzaamheid.
Als beleidsmedewerker voedsel landbouw draag je namens de directie Inclusieve Groene Groei bij aan het Nederlandse internationale duurzaamheidsbeleid. De directie is onderdeel van het ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken dat samen met het ministerie van Landbouw, Natuur en Voedselkwaliteit met kennis en kunde bijdraagt aan een van de belangrijkste doelen van de Verenigde Naties: het uitbannen van honger.
Speerpunten zijn: verhoging van productiviteit van familie-/landbouwbedrijven in ontwikkelingslanden, het tegengaan van ondervoeding en het verbeteren van het duurzaam beheer van landbouwgronde... Read more
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Are you a Marketing and communication graduate looking for an opportunity to learn and gain experience in marketing and communication? Here is an opportunity you do not want to miss!
AgriProFocus Tanzania is looking for a young dynamic and creative individual who is passionate and eager to gain experience in Marketing and communications
As a network, our vision is to be the “go to network” in the agribusiness sector in Kenya. To achieve this, we need to position the network strategically in the sector. The main role of the marketing and communications intern is to profile AgriProFocus, both online and offline, through brand visibility, marketing the services of the network as well as develop and implement effective communication strategies both internally with the team and externally with network partners and stakeholders. This role supports the team to build and effective multi-stakeholder platform... Read more
AgriProFocus Tanzania is looking for a dynamic and creative individual to fill the position of Country Network Coordinator.
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.
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 email@example.com and copy... Read more
JOB OPPORTUNITY IN ETHIOPIA
Wageningen University and Research (WUR) and SNV Ethiopia will jointly implement the BRIDGE project (Building Rural Income through Inclusive Dairy Growth in Ethiopia, 2018-2023), which aims at strengthening the dairy value chain in four clusters in Ethiopia. The impact of the project is to contribute to an “improved performance in the dairy sector in Ethiopia”, for 120.000 farming households, with four main outcomes:
1) improved milk production,
2) improved milk collection, processing and marketing,
3) improved consumption of nutritious foods, and
4) Improved enabling environment.
The project will be implemented by a consortium of: SNV Netherlands Development Organization and Wageningen University & Research. SNV will be responsible for overall coordination and financial management as well as being the first accountable for implementation work at community development level in all the outcom... Read more
Location: Syngenta Farms Lusaka
Program Length: 6 months
Remuneration: K3,282 gross per month plus benefits
Anticipated start date: end of November
Number of Spots Available: 7
If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding role, please follow the following steps by November 2nd:
1. Fill in the following survey: https://goo.gl/forms/BDHrvAv9hsGjlybg2
2. AND, send in only the following documents to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line ‘YTIP Trainee
a. Your professional CV (maximum 2 pages including 2 references with their email addresses),
b. A cover letter address to Ms. Firth, and
c. A copy of your degree certificate.
See attachment for more details.
The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is the United Nations frontline agency against world hunger. WFP cherishes and takes pride in its human capital; therefore, we seek to recruit competent persons for the position below;
Post Title 1: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
Contract Type: Service Contract
Duty Station: Arua
Latest date for submission of applications: 4th October 2018
Job details here
Post Title 2: Programme Policy Officer (Post-Harvest Management)
Contract Type: Service Contract
Duty Station: Kampala
Latest date for submission of applications: 18th October 2018
Job details here
Female applicants and qualified applicants from developing countries are especially encouraged to apply
WFP has zero tolerance for discrimination and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status.
No appointment under any kind of contract will be offered to members of the UN Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ),... Read more
Please check out these job opportunities from different organizations. The date in the bracket is the deadline for application. Click on each job title for more description and requirements. Don't forget to share!!
Please check out these job opportunities from three different organizations. The date in the bracket is the deadline for application. Click on each job title for more description and requirements. Don't forget to share!!
Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA)
World Vision Ethiopia
Do you want to be part of the transformation of Myanmar's cooperative sector?! Agriterra Myanmar is looking for a hands-on agricultural business advisor to join us in this inspiring ambition! Will you join our team? Please find the vacancy at http://themimu.info/jobs-for-myanmar-nationals (posted 15 August)
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!
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... Read more
La Chambres d’Agriculture de Tahoua lance un avis d’appel à candidature. Les Chambres Régionales d’Agriculture sont engagées dans un programme de 3 ans dont le renouvellement est soumis à l’atteinte d’indicateurs de performance.
Lieu d’affectation : Commune de Karofane. L’animateur ou animatrice de terrain aura de nombreux déplacements à faire en moto (permis de conduire et maitrise obligatoire).
Niveau requis : minimum BAC+1 en développement rural (sociologie, agriculture, élevage, génie rural), ou disciplines assimilées.
Expériences : Au moins 2 ans d’expériences terrain et d’animation cumulées en rapport avec les thématiques et tâches ci-dessus citées avec une bonne capacité d’animation et de travail en équipe.
Les dossiers de candidature doivent être déposés au plus tard le 4 aout 2018
Agriterra is looking for people who are entrepreneurial, focused on performance, clients and results, and able to work in a team.
Category: Business and Administration, Economics, Management
Location: Addis Ababa
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: As per the organization scale
Deadline: Aug 19, 2018
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
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.
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... Read more