Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit Tender for Quality Consultant for avocado and sesame processing Jobs in Ethiopia
Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit Tender for Quality Consultant for avocado and sesame processing Jobs in EthiopiaThe position will be based at Tradin’s local sister company Sunvado in Hawassa and includes travels to the Selet Hulling processing facility in Legatafo
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Detailed evaluation of the status quo in relation to product quality aspects (sesame and avocado oil)
Detailed overview of local bureaucracy and their effects on the organization related to product quality. Which local agencies are involved and how do they affect the quality of the process, the logistics and the product?
Collect data on the local conditions such as the local climate, cooperatives and seasonal influences
Assessment of training needs and train and professionalize local teams at factories
Visit project sites in Ethiopia and conduct interviews with relevant stakeholders to assess training need s, conduct interviews with key people from resource, logistics, production and the international quality office.
Advise on oil quality parameters and belonging laboratory analyses and industrial validation of these analyses. Act as a problem solver for technological challenges during the startup of the process
Establish a quality management system in line with international standards ready for certification
Hold at least 2 presentations at relevant TVETS and organize practical excursions to the factories for TVET students/graduates and lecturers, at least 50 students and 4 lecturers from 2 TVETS benefit from practical learnings and exposure
Supervise the TVET students/lecturers during practical trainings at the factories
Interested bidders who fulfill the following criteria can obtain the bid document via email starting from Monday, 25th of May 2020, 8:30am on working hours using the email address email@example.com
BSc or MSc degree in food technology or related field from an internationally recognized University
Efficiency in English, Dutch is an asset
Minimum of 8 years’ experience as a Quality Manager in an international food processing company or related field, preferably in fatty/oily products
Good knowledge of international food standards (GFSI).
Experience in coordination and setting up of quality-related processes.
Experience in project-based work.
Experience in and affinity with troubleshooting and ad-hoc support.
Ability to effectively report and share information
Strong skills and focus on training and development of the team. Able and experienced to ‘lead by example’. Hands-on mentality.
Proven experience in technical area.
Strong leadership skills and quality and supply chain focused
Regional experience: Europe and Ethiopia or similar context
Excellent computer skills in Excel or other similar systems
How to Apply
All bids must be delivered/submitted physically to the address below at or before 4:00pm local time on Friday, 5th of June 2020.
Bidders should submit their Technical and Financial Proposals as per the issued tender document.
GIZ – STA-DPP Project reserves the right to cancel the bid fully or partially.
The address to submit your Technical and Financial Offers is:
German Development Cooperation
GIZ Office, Kirkos Sub City, Kebele 18 (Behind Intercontinental Hotel)
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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