Lead, Horticulture Market Systems
Abt Associates, a global leader in research and implementing technical programs in the fields of economic growth, international health, social and environmental policy, and climate change, seeks highly qualified candidates for the anticipated USAID-funded Tanzania Horticulture Activity.
Candidates should possess the following qualifications:
A university degree in agriculture, business administration, economics, communications, health and behavioral or social sciences or a related field is required.
A minimum of 10 years of professional experience in one or more of the relevant technical areas listed below. USAID experience is highly preferred.
Lead, Horticulture Market Systems will provide strategic leadership, management, and technical direction and support to the project team and counterparts in the implementation of activities. This will include facilitating activities that allow for more efficient transactions from aggregation, enhanced cooperation and trust between buyers and suppliers, and increased incentives for buyers and suppliers to invest in quality, productivity and service provision (e.g., willingness to provide services such as credit and/or extension). Posted by Mabumbe Jobs
HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates may send a CV and cover letter to [email protected]
Please include the title of the technical area and “USAID/Tanzania Horticulture” in the subject line of the email. One email per position application. Deadline for applications is 15 June 2020.
All positions are contingent upon program award and funding. Tanzanian nationals are encouraged to apply. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.
Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits.