AEG – Technical Specialists – Senegal Agriculture Value Chain Services

Senegal
Apply by 12 April 2018
Mid-level , Full-time staff position
Posted on 17 January 2018

Job Description

Tetra Tech ARD (http://www.tetratech.com/intdev) is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified local and regional candidates for a range of technical specialist positions needed to staff the USAID-funded program called Agriculture Value Chain Services in Senegal. The goal of the project is to establish and manage a flexible mechanism that will provide technical assistance, training, material, and other resources as needed to improve food security through strengthened agriculture production and market systems, increased private sector engagement, and rational management of natural resources.

Tetra Tech seeks candidates for the following positions:

* Senior Value Chain Specialist;

* Finance / Investment Specialist – Private Sector Expert;

* Market Access and Linkages Specialist;

* Post-harvest Systems Specialist;

* Agricultural Policy Specialist;

* Operations Manager;

* Communications and Outreach Specialist;

* Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist; and

* GIS Specialist.

Qualifications:

* A Master’s degree in a related field of expertise preferred (for senior technical and administrative positions), or at least seven (7) years of technically relevant experience;

* A minimum of 5 years of work experience in the field/position of interest;

* Prior experience working on agricultural production or value chain development projects funded by USAID or by other major donors, with at least five (5) years of experience preferred;

* Professional, relevant experience in Senegal or the region highly preferred;

* French and local (Senegalese) language skills preferred; and

* Private sector agribusiness experience (management, production, etc.) highly desirable.

Qualified women candidates as well as Senegalese nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.

To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the on-line process:

* CV in reverse chronological format

* Reference List

* Employee Biographical Data Sheet

Please indicate where you saw Tetra Tech ARD’s ad posted.

Apply on-line at: http://bit.ly/2rkkGdc

Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. No phone calls will be accepted.

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—16,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.

About the Organization

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—16,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.

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