|Date Posted:||May 12, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Jun 11, 2010|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyUSD|
|Years of Experience:||10 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||No|
|Probation Period:||1 month|
Provide assistance to BDS Team in working with service providers that will support farmers, farmer groups, and rural entrepreneurs in developing bankable proposals and seeking financing for value chain investments (storage facilities, packing and sorting, cold storage, transportation equipment, etc.).
Duties & Responsibilities:
Tasks include cataloguing available BDS providers and organizing training and technical assistance according to need and ability to serve market and supporting public awareness campaigns among the BDS community for HASEL services.
At least 5 years of professional experience working with or in small businesses (experience working in/with agricultural enterprises preferred);
Degree in relevant field required;
Prior experience working on USAID or other donor funded programs preferred;
Strong English language skills preferred.