Job Title: Agricultural Economist
Organisation: ACDI/VOCA - USAID Title II
Duty Station: Moroto, Uganda
ACDI/VOCA - USAID Title II Development Food Assistance Program include RWANU Career Opportunities. ACDI/VOCA was awarded the USAID-funded PL 480 Title II Development Food Assistance Program called 'Resiliency through Wealth, Agriculture, and Nutrition in Karamoja (RWANU)", being implemented in Karamoja, Uganda.
Job Summary: The Agricultural Economist will form part of the M&E team and shall be responsible for monitoring and evaluation of agricultural economic indicators for the program, designing and implementing systems for monitoring farm productivity, agricultural input costs, change in household incomes, and market access. The Agricultural Economist will perform economic analysis on the impact of value chain activities on farming households.
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
- A Bachelor's degree in agricultural economics, economics or statistics.
- At least five (5) years' experience in monitoring and evaluation of agricultural value chain programs and in-depth knowledge of financial or economic analysis.
- Expertise in design and implementation of agricultural related evaluation research and data analysis is a plus
How to Apply:
All interested candidates should send their application letters and CVs to Plot 1 Lomonyang Close, next to Tamarind Hotel Moroto, Uganda or send to firstname.lastname@example.org . Candidates should be ready to start work in August 2013. Please do NOT attach certificates or testimonials, file sizes should be less than 1MB. Women are encouraged to apply. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer,
Deadline : 28th June 2013.