Small Livestock Production and Processing Advisor

Small Livestock Production and Processing Advisor

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The USAID/Rwanda Feed the Future Orora Wihaze- Increased Protein for Dietary Diversity Activity will sustainably increase the availability of, access to, and consumption of animal-source foods (ASF) to improve the dietary diversity scores of women of reproductive age (15-49 years), especially pregnant and lactating women (PLW) and children between the age of 6-23 months (CU2) in poor rural households. The target value chains for the activity are poultry, egg, pig, goat and fish.

 

CNFA is currently seeking applicants for a Small Livestock Production/Processing Advisor. Women and Rwandan Nationals are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The Ideal Candidate’s Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field required; advanced degree preferred;
  • At least 5 years of experience leading activities that increase small animal production and improve quality of processing required;
  • Experience working on USAID-funded or other international donor-funded projects preferred;
  • Experience working in Rwanda is highly preferred;
  • Strong English and Kinyarwandan skills required; knowledge of French preferred.

Social and Behavior Change (SBC) Officer

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Brief Project Overview

The USAID/Rwanda Feed the Future Orora Wihaze- Increased Protein for Dietary Diversity Activity will sustainably increase the availability of, access to, and consumption of animal-source foods (ASF) to improve the dietary diversity scores of women of reproductive age (15-49 years), especially pregnant and lactating women (PLW) and children between the age of 6-23 months (CU2) in poor rural households. The target value chains for the activity are poultry, egg, pig, goat and fish.

CNFA is currently seeking applicants fora Social and Behavior Change Officer. Women and Rwandan Nationals are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The Ideal Candidate’s Experience

  • Degree in public health, communications, or related field; advanced degree is preferred;
  • At least 2 years of experience leading social and behavior change activities to improve nutrition outcomes for women and young children in poor and rural areas.
  • At least 5 years of experience implementing behavior change and community mobilization campaigns.
  • Experience working on USAID-funded or other international donor-funded projects is preferred;
  • Experience working in Rwanda is highly preferred;
  • Strong verbal and written skills in English and Kinyarwanda; French is an asset.

Gender Advisor

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Brief Project Overview

The USAID/Rwanda Feed the Future Orora Wihaze- Increased Protein for Dietary Diversity Activity will sustainably increase the availability of, access to, and consumption of animal-source foods (ASF) to improve the dietary diversity scores of women of reproductive age (15-49 years), especially pregnant and lactating women (PLW) and children between the age of 6-23 months (CU2) in poor rural households. The target value chains for the activity are poultry, egg, pig, goat and fish.

CNFA is currently seeking applicants fora Gender Officer.  Women and Rwandan Nationals are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The Ideal Candidate’s Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of gender issues in Rwanda and extensive experience in gender mainstreaming in agriculture and / or rural development.
  • Experience working on USAID-funded or other international donor-funded projects is preferred;
  • BS/BA in related field, Master’s degree is preferred;
  • Experience working in Rwanda is highly preferred;
  • Strong verbal and written skills in English and French are required; Knowledge of Kinyarwanda is an asset.

Business Development and Marketing Advisor

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Brief Project Overview

The USAID/Rwanda Feed the Future Orora Wihaze- Increased Protein for Dietary Diversity Activity will sustainably increase the availability of, access to, and consumption of animal-source foods (ASF) to improve the dietary diversity scores of women of reproductive age (15-49 years), especially pregnant and lactating women (PLW) and children between the age of 6-23 months (CU2) in poor rural households. The target value chains for the activity are poultry, egg, pig, goat and fish.

 

CNFA is currently seeking applicants fora Business Development and Marketing Advisor. Women and Rwandan Nationals are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The Ideal Candidate’s Experience

  • Degree in related field is required, advanced degree preferred;
  • At least 7 years of experience leading private-sector driven livestock marketing activities required;
  • Experience working on USAID-funded or other international donor-funded projects is preferred;
  • Experience working in Rwanda is highly preferred;
  • Strong English and Kinyarwandan skills required; knowledge of French preferred.

Animal Health Advisor

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Brief Project Overview

The USAID/Rwanda Feed the Future Orora Wihaze- Increased Protein for Dietary Diversity Activity will sustainably increase the availability of, access to, and consumption of animal-source foods (ASF) to improve the dietary diversity scores of women of reproductive age (15-49 years), especially pregnant and lactating women (PLW) and children between the age of 6-23 months (CU2) in poor rural households. The target value chains for the activity are poultry, egg, pig, goat and fish.

 

CNFA is currently seeking applicants foran Animal Health Advisor. Women and Rwandan Nationals are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The Ideal Candidate’s Experience

  • Degree in veterinary science required; advanced degree preferred.
  • At least 5 years working on animal health for a donor-funded project.
  • Demonstrated ability to design and implement extension and other training programs.
  • Experience working in Rwanda is highly preferred;
  • Strong English and Kinyarwandan skills required; knowledge of French preferred.