Project Development Manager

Publicado
21 diciembre, 2020
Lugar
Tipitapa and Somoto offices of the Department, Managua
Tipo de puesto
Fecha final de aplicación
2021/01/11

Descripción

                                                          Vacancy Announcement
                                                      Project Development Manager

December 2020

 

ANF is on a mission to reduce the impact of poverty in the lives of the most vulnerable in Nicaragua.  We are seeking a Project Development Manager for the Agriculture and Rural Development Department.

The main objective of this position is to formulate project proposals, supervise the implementation process of new projects and oversee external monitoring and evaluation of active projects.

Requirements:

  • BA degree (preferably MA) in Agri-Business, Rural Development, Sociology, Marketing, Business Administration, International Affairs, Tourism, or similar majors.
  • 4 to 6 years of practical experience in formulating, implementing, and evaluating donor-funded rural development projects, private sector farming enterprises or academic research.
  • Knowledge and experience in creating external long-term impact evaluations, gathering base line data, and conducting final project evaluations.
  • Proven knowledge and hands-on experience dealing with climate change, agro-ecology, soil conservation, agro-forestry systems, value-chain interventions, and food security issues.
  • Native-level English and Spanish (Written and Spoken).
  • Preferably able to drive a motorcycle in rural areas.
  • Able to travel extensively inside the country and occasionally outside.
  • Valid US visa is preferable.

 Responsabilities:

  • Actively manage search for local, regional, or international donors, other sources, private sector entities or academic institutions.
  • Establish alliances with strategic partners, donor, and other partnerships for the Agriculture Training Center in Tipitapa.
  • Maintain abreast of latest tendencies in prices, market trends and other market intelligence on the main crops in the Dry Corridor (basic grains, horticulture, coffee, cacao, dragon fruit, and others).

Location: The position will be in the Managua, Tipitapa and Somoto offices of the Department.

ANF has offices in Ofiplaza El Retiro, Carretera Nueva a León, Tipitapa and Somoto.

Kindly submit application form and other necessary documentation at the following link:
anfnicaragua.org/careers
Deadline for applications:  January 11, 2021

 

 

 

 

Cómo aplicar

Kindly submit application form and other necessary documentation at the following link:
anfnicaragua.org/careers
Deadline for applications:  January 11, 2021