Project Management and Subject Matter Experts, Agriculture and Rural Empowerment


General Information


Company:
ACDI VOCA
Job Type:
Senior Management
Location:
Lebanon - Beirut
Date Posted:
Dec 19, 2019
Salary:
Unspecified
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee
Gender:
Both

Description


Since 1963 and in 148 countries, ACDI/VOCA has empowered people in developing and transitional nations to succeed in the global economy. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA is a nonprofit international development organization that designs and delivers technical and management solutions in agriculture, economic growth, and resilience to promote economic prosperity and social inclusion. 

Project Management and Subject Matter Experts, Agriculture and Rural Empowerment, Lebanon

ACDI/VOCA is promptly seeking management and technical experts for the anticipated USAID-funded Agriculture and Rural Empowerment in Lebanon award. The program will increase sustainable economic opportunities for rural communities to increase investment and create employment that results in positive social impact. Agriculture and Rural Empowerment is a forward-thinking activity which will empower rural communities and investors to participate in productive employment and enhance business development services with the emphasis on promotion of economic independence of women and youth. The 5-year activity is funded by USAID and envisioned to start in 2020.

Responsibilities

Career opportunities include the following positions:
Technical Deputy Chief of Party
Finance and Administration Director
Monitoring and Evaluation Director
Technical experts with essential experience in:
Agronomics
Rural Development
Business Development Services
Private Sector engagement across agriculture and non-farm industries
Access to Finance
Women and Youth
Organizational Capacity Development

Qualifications

While each position will have its own operational and technical scope under the project, overall qualifications will meet the below:
Advanced degree in a field related to the specific technical discipline (above)
Substantial experience in the related technical area, including in the private sector
Experience with USAID and/or any other international donor-funded project preferred
Professional proficiency in Arabic and English required.
Previous experience working Lebanon required.

Please apply online at www.acdivoca.org/international-jobs. The applications will be reviewed promptly upon receipt, only finalists will be contacted. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people from diverse groups are encouraged to apply.

Company Profile

Since 1963 and in 148 countries, ACDI/VOCA has empowered people in developing and transitional nations to succeed in the global economy. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA is a nonprofit international development organization that designs and delivers technical and management solutions in agriculture, economic growth, and resilience to promote economic prosperity and social inclusion.