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TechnoServe Recruitment (3 Vacant Positions)

TechnoServe works with enterprising people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses, and industries. We are a nonprofit organization that develops business solutions to poverty by linking people to information, capital and markets. Our work is rooted in the idea that given the opportunity, hardworking men and women in even the poorest places can generate income, jobs and wealth for their families and communities. With more than four decades of proven results, we believe in the power of private enterprise to transform lives.

We are recruiting to fill the following positions in Abuja:

1. Market Linkages Manager

Required Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science, Nutrition, Economics, Business or related area, or equivalent experience in food market systems. Master’s degree preferred.
  • At least 7 years’ professional experience in food market systems, including experience working in the private sector.
  • Successful experience linking smallholder farmers with buyers, particularly processors.
  • Proven experience expanding access to food for BoP populations.
  • Demonstrated an understanding of agriculture or market systems.
  • Experience with agricultural commodities/product pricing and contract structures preferred.
  • Exceptionally strong project management and analytical skills, as evidenced by leading roles on successful initiatives engagements of significant scale.
  • Strong interpersonal and cross-cultural skills.
  • Excellent oral and written presentation skills and good computer skills in business software (Excel, MS Project and PowerPoint).
  • Fluency in English.

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2. Agribusiness Development Specialist

Required Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field including Business Management, International Development, Agriculture and/or Agricultural Economics (Master’s degree preferred).
  • 5 – 7 years’ experience in projects relating to either agribusiness, marketing, business development or advisory services.
  • Training and experience working in M4P projects is an added advantage.
  • Track record of building and managing strong client and stakeholder relationships with private, public sector and government.
  • Ability to anticipate demand, manage multiple tasks/projects and meet tight deadlines.
  • Exceptionally strong project management and analytical skills, as evidenced by leading roles on successful initiatives of significant scale.
  • Strong interpersonal and cross-cultural skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and good computer skills in business software (Excel, MS Project and PowerPoint).
  • Fluency in English.

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3. Marketing Specialist

Required Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field including Food Science, Agriculture, Marketing (Master’s Degree preferred).
  • At least 7 years’ experience in projects relating to either agribusiness, market research, and analysis, business development with a strong nutrition background.
  • Track record of implementing market-led interventions targeted at developing supply chains.
  • Experience with wholesale and retail food distribution, contract practices and financing preferred.
  • Proven experience expanding access to food for BoP populations.
  • Excellent understanding of Making Market Work for the Poor (M4P) approach
  • Strong interpersonal and cross-cultural skills.
  • Excellent oral and written presentation skills and good computer skills in business software (Excel, MS Project and PowerPoint).
  • Training and experience working in USAID projects is an added advantage.
  • Fluency in English.

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Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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