Background: Land O’Lakes International Development is a 501c3 nonprofit organization whose vision is to be a global leader in transforming lives by engaging in agriculture and enterprise partnerships that replace poverty with prosperity, and dependency with self-reliance. We leverage Land O’Lakes, Inc.’s near-century of history by engaging in international agriculture and economic development programs, implementing more than 280 programs in 80 countries since 1981.
Opportunity: We are looking for experts for anticipated agricultural projects in East Africa starting later this year. We anticipate opportunities on market systems value chain development projects with nutrition and climate change components. Candidates should highlight in their CV experience in any of the areas listed below: * Access to finance * Livestock * Dairy * Horticulture * Cereals * Post-harvest handling * Value Chains * Resilience * Nutrition and agriculture * Gender integration * Youth in agriculture * ICT4D * Market assessments * Market systems and/or market facilitation Qualifications: * M.S., M.B.A., or other post-graduate degree in agronomy, animal science, agribusiness, or other relevant field; * 5+ years of relevant and progressive work experience in developing countries in your area(s) of expertise as listed above. * Proven knowledge of agricultural production and agribusiness systems in Africa, preferably East Africa. Please note that only finalists will be contacted. No phone calls please. We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Land O’Lakes enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce