Agri Service Ethiopia IGA and Youth Employment Officer, Internal/External Vacancy Announcement Jobs

Agri Service Ethiopia IGA and Youth Employment Officer, Internal/External Vacancy Announcement


Job Id: 223471

Category: Agriculture, Economics

Location: Hadiya, SNNPR

Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: As per the organization scale

Job Description

Agri Service Ethiopia (ASE) is a non-governmental, non-religious and non-profit making Ethiopian Resident Charity organization established in 1969 and is dedicated to poverty reduction and sustainable community development particularly in rural areas of the country.

ASE has secured financial support from CARE Ethiopia for the project entitled Livelihoods for Resilience Activity project for the communities in Hadiya Zone, SNNPRS. It now seeks to employ qualified persons for the following posts

IGA and Youth employment Officer (IGAYO) leads the promotion and implementation of appropriate livelihoods activities particularly off-farm income generating activities for Livelihood for resilience project beneficiary households.

Ensure Women, Men and Youth engage in informed and forward-looking livelihoods decision-making. Work with relevant institutions for PSNP Households to have increased income from wage employment.

The IGAYO conducts feasibility analysis of various on- and off-farm livelihood activities in targeted woredas, analyzes institutional mechanisms to support the women, men and youth, and engages with the private sector and other stakeholders.

She/he works with the WTL and DFs to identify capacity building needs of the community and their institutions and provide technical support in program implementation.

S/he will ensure that the Livelihood for resilience Project interventions are performed as planned and
bring about the desired impact through monitoring, evaluation, and documenting lessons learnt. organizations at grass root level.

  • Job Responsibility #1: Training/Capacity Building of VESAs and PSNP HHs

  • Job Responsibility #2: Livelihoods and youth employment interventions planning, and implementation:

  • Job Responsibility #3: Learning, Documentation and Networking

  • Job Responsibility #6: Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Job Responsibility #5: Gender Equity and Diversity

  • Job Responsibility #4: Monitoring and Evaluation

    Job Requirements

  • MA/MSc or BA/BSc in Agriculture, Economics, Agricultural Extension, Agri business, Value chain, Marketing or related field

  • Minimum of 6 Years BSc/BA or 4 Years MSc/MA in related positions;

    Personal Competency:

  • NGO experience in related positions
  • Knowledge of Agricultural Marketing practices and operations
  • Training on value chain analysis
  • Training planning and delivery skills.
  • Computer skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English Language;
  • Firm belief in teamwork, gender equality, and participatory approach and sustainable development.
  • Committed to work with rural poor and willing to work under pressure

    How to Apply

    Qualified candidates are invited to mail their CV (not more than 3 page) and cover letter (not more than one page) through, or submit in person at Head office located in DebreZeit road, Behind Global Hotel or send your applications to;

    Human Resource and Property Management Office,

    Agri Service Ethiopia, P.O.Box 2460

    Addis Ababa

    Phone call is not acceptable.

    Women are encouraged to apply; only short listed candidates shall be contacted

    Agri Service Ethiopia IGA and Youth Employment Officer, Internal/External Vacancy Announcement

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