ACDI/VOCA is currently seeking chief of party and technical advisor candidates for potential upcoming multi-year projects with an emphasis on South Asia.
Provide overall leadership management and general technical direction of the entire program;
Identify issues and risks related to program implementation in a timely manner and suggest appropriate program adjustments;
Liaise with donor, national and development community partners.
Minimum of 10 years overseas experience in international development is required;
Technical specialties in agriculture and agribusiness, especially in the horticulture and livestock value chains; enterprise development: employment expansion in rural areas; rural financial services; association and cooperative development; natural resources management; and solutions to access to information technology in rural areas;
Experience with the development and management of programs related to integrated rural development with experience in South Asia is preferred;
Demonstrated proficiency with people and project management;
Strategic planning and monitoring and evaluation experience is preferred;
Prior USAID chief of party experience is required;
Familiarity with USAID procedures and policies is required;
Proven track record of building relationships with governmental organizations as well as private and community organizations is required.