Economist & Access To Markets Advisor, Kampala

Last update 2024-07-16
Expires 2024-08-16
ID #2210080115
Economist & Access To Markets Advisor, Kampala
Uganda, Central Region, Kampala,
Modified June 28, 2024


Job Description Project Strategy Actively promote knowledge sharing, learning and joint actions amongst implementing partners and key stakeholder for livestock development.

Conduct monitoring and evaluation through technical assistance and capacity building to implementing partners, dairy cooperatives, women and youth in data collection and analysis.

Support project planning and quality control of implementing partners deliverables according to the project document, budget, and SNV/donor requirements.

Networking and Partnership Development Participate in relevant conferences/events and communicate project results and best practices to a broader audience and stakeholder.

Actively support livestock platforms in information sharing, learning and joint action for livestock development.

Support livestock cooperatives in building working relationship with private sector, government and relevant service providers.

Build and maintain relationships with project stakeholders, including ministries, local government authorities, private sector, and partners.

Operational Support Support the project in preparing cost benefit assassment on intervention proposed by the project.

Prepare costprice analyses on all kind of agricultural production activities (livestock and crops) and establish a market prices monitoring system. Knowledge Development Provide support in knowledge development, case studies, testimonials and documentation of the evidence and results from the project interventions. Provide support in the SHF access to finance agenda.

Qualifications Master’s Degree in Economics or Business Administration, preferably with specialisations in rural development, microfinance, or agriculture economics.

Eight (8) years plus of experience in the relevant field of agricultural finance or rural development programs/project support in a reputable organisation.

Eight (8) years of proven experience working with input/out market actors as well as with financial Institutions in Uganda.

Experience in managing partner relations with NGOs, government departments, research and knowledge institutes, and private sector market actors.

Ability/experience in guiding and coaching a team with the knowledge, skills, and financial product development.

Knowledge and skills in documentation, planning, monitoring and evaluation of project activities, etc. Leadership, coaching, mentoring, back-stopping, and self-reflection skills.

Innovative, entrepreneurial, and business oriented.

Excellent verbal communication and writing skills (in English).

Good analytical skills combined with a practical and pragmatic approach oriented towards lasting results.

Sensitive and committed to gender equity and diversity.

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Economist & access to markets advisor

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