Agriculture/Economic Growth, Uganda. General Call for Technical and Administrative Specialists

Tetra Tech International Development Services is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified Ugandan candidates for a range of technical and administrative positions needed to staff an anticipated USAID funded agricultural development program in Uganda.


Tetra Tech seeks candidates specialized in the following areas:

  • Inclusive Value Chain Development – production, post-harvest handling, storage, value added processing, marketing, market linkages, business development services, and access to finance
  • Extension Services
  • Food Security
  • Climate Smart Agriculture
  • Resilience
  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Producer Organization and Institutional Capacity Building
  • Market Systems Strengthening
  • Gender Integration
  • Youth Empowerment and Entrepreneurship
  • Social Behavior Change Communications
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Grants management
  • Finance and Administration
  • Accounting
  • Project Communications

    Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in a related field of expertise preferred, or a Bachelors’ Degree with at least seven (7) years of technically relevant professional work experience;
  • A minimum of seven (7) years of work experience in the field of interest (production, post-harvest handling, processing, marketing, business development, capacity building, M&E, financial management, grants, etc.)
  • At least five years’ experience preferred working on agricultural production or value chain development projects funded by USAID or by other major international donors;
  • Professional, relevant experience in Uganda is essential, regional experience outside Uganda is also highly preferred;
  • Private sector experience
    is strongly preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and presentation skills, fluency in English (reading, speaking, writing); and local Ugandan language skills essential.

    How to Apply:

    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.

    We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams, especially qualified and energetic women and youth. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.

    Interested candidates should apply online by 20th May, 2018

    For more information and job application details, see; Agriculture/Economic Growth, Uganda. General Call for Technical and Administrative Specialists

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