Similar jobs
Posted: 16 Aug 2017
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Tanzania, Dar es Salaam
• Bachelor's degree in a relevant field, master's degree preferred • Minimum 5 years of relevant ex...
Posted: 15 Aug 2017
Salary: Negotiable
Location: South Sudan,
• A university degree in Business administration, IT, Computer Science, Statistics or a related fie...
Posted: 15 Aug 2017
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Tanzania, Dar es Salaam
A minimum of a first degree in any discipline relating to social sciences, rural development, agribu...
Posted: 11 Aug 2017
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Ethiopia,
Master's degree or higher in public health communications, and or other relevant behavioral/social s...
Posted: 11 Aug 2017
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Côte d`Ivoire, Département de Bouaké
Have a minimum of ten (10) years of relevant experience in industrial or tertiary electromechanical...
80 views
Livelihoods Programme Officer
Back
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 13:29
Deadline: 19 Apr 2017
Category: Social Services
Location: Africa , South Sudan
Employment: Full-Time
Education: Bachelor
Salary: Negotiable
Employer: AFRICA DEVELOPMENT AID
About Company: Africa Development Aid (ADA) is a non-political, non-governmental and non-profit National Organization founded in October, 2012 to involve in development and humanitarian intervention in South Sudan. ADA is legally Registered by RRC/2012 with the registration No 283 and Ministry of Justice Registration No 1633 in South Sudan.
Email: cada.development@gmail.com
Contact name: MD
File: Download
Requirements
•	A degree in agricultural economics, agribusiness, Commerce, Business Administration and or related field highly preferred Minimum of three years of progressively responsible work experience in agricultural development in South Sudan required. 
•	Familiarity with South Sudan agricultural markets required. 
•	At least three years’ experience in a similar role in South Sudan.
•	Training in agricultural marketing, non-farm livelihoods establishment and management. Participatory methodologies and/or Monitoring and evaluation is an added advantage.
•	Experience in implementing agriculture programmes, conducting market assessments, value chain analysis, report writing and coordinating with other agencies.
•	Have excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication and presentation skills; 
•	Ability to work with minimum supervision;  
•	Ability to multi-task and work within deadlines; 
•	Proficient in use of Microsoft applications, including Word, Excel, Power point & Outlook (or similar software); 
•	Knowledge of databases and skills needed to access, assess, and analyze information; Basic analytical and statistical skills
Conditions
N/A
Responsibilities
•	Provide technical support to Food Security Working groups, and Ministry of State for Agriculture and forestry, State ministry of Animal resources and Fisheries.
•	Initiate and lead market assessments (including community led market assessments), value chain analysis, sub-sector analysis, institutional analysis for value addition and product diversification suitable to market demands and consumer preferences.
•	Provide timely and proper technical advice to field-based Project staff and partner organizations on implementation of activities and market based livelihoods appropriate to the programme areas. 
•	Liaise and closely work with the nutrition specialists on market based interventions to improve the access and availability of nutritional food especially for targeted women, girls and young children / improve the nutritional impact of agriculture programmes / address nutrition and health issues linked to promotion of livelihoods
•	Conduct research or studies to determine the most appropriate market based livelihood interventions 
•	Promote partnerships with international and national agencies working in the market related to Food Security and Livelihoods sector including the development of a capacity development strategy and skills to ensure adequate partner support.
•	Collaborating with other organizations involved in agri-business and non-farm livelihoods to share information, learning and promote replication of innovative approaches.
•	ADA considers responding to emergencies as a non-negotiable mandate in its work.  As such all ADA employees are required to participate in any emergency preparedness and response actions.  The Food Security & Livelihoods Advisor agrees to take on such additional responsibilities as may be required by the management.
Coopera teWith Us »
We are looking for partners all over the world to work with bizcyclone.com Interested persons and companies please contact us on email - Details >>