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Programme officer-agriculture

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Nairobi

2 months ago


Job Description

Support the Agribusiness Development Manager in conducting baseline and feasibility studies, and drafting concept notes, business plans, market and impact assessment for all AATF projects. Assist in project management and coordination including financial reporting to ensure attainment of set milestones Ensure coordination and implementation of agribusiness development activities, and action plans within AATF projects i.e. identification and conducting of training on agribusiness components of projects, inform market linkages for AATF projects (identification of suitable project partners, developing commercialization pathway for projects) Assist in the identification of training needs and in organizing agribusiness training for project partners as deemed appropriate Assist in the creation of market access and linkages Provide administrative and technical support for any assignments required by the Agribusiness Unit and other PDC managers Ensure coordination and implementation of agribusiness development activities, and action plans within AATF projects i.e.: identification and conducting of training on agribusiness components of projects, inform market linkages for AATF projects (identification of suitable project partners, developing commercialization pathway for projects) Contribute to the design of strategies to strengthen AATF presence in Sub Saharan Africa i.e., development of concept notes and proposals to advance AATF work in SSA, align AATF work with strategic objectives

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Master’s degree in Agricultural Economics or any other related and equivalent disciplines from a recognized institution Experience: At least Five (5) years’ experience in agricultural value chains Documented experience in conducting baseline

Education + Experience