Shayashone PLC Project Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

Shayashone PLC Project Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Short Description of the Position

  • Shayashone(SYS) is an emerging business engaged in agribusiness advisory/consultancy services, manufacturing and commercialization of social impact products.

  • The company is currently manufacturing and commercializing PICS heretic storage bags and Nazava water filters.

  • Our consulting portfolios mainly focus in developing/implementing different value chain projects, privates sector capacity building, investment advise, project management, advising on public-private partnership models.

  • Currently we are looking for a young and energetic BusinessOfficer who will have main role in projects execution under the consultancy business function.

  • The Project Officer reports to the Consultancy Manager and will be based in Addis.

  • S/he will be traveling to different places within the country.

    Key Roles and Responsibilities

    Conducting Agricultural Research

  • Designing variety of agricultural research methodologies

  • Developing research questioner and interviewee sampling frame.

  • Data collection, analysis and report writing

    Conducting Business Opportunity Studies

  • Scanning feasible business opportunities for clients

  • Triangulating data and writing justifiable business opportunity studies

    Developing Business Proposals

  • Scanning available open calls

  • Identify company good fit open calls

  • Writing business proposals as per the standard of the organization

    Organizing Business Mission

  • Planning and organizing business missions as needed

  • Post mission report writing

    Communication and relationship management

  • Manage relationship with client and all stakeholders in relation to each project

  • Manage communications with partners and facilitate discussion as needed

  • Proactively communicate the management on potential
    issues that need attention on each project

    Composing Project Newsletters

  • Writing compelling and updated project newsletters as needed.

  • Disseminating project newsletters to appropriate targets of the company


  • Medical and Life Insurance with limit

    Job Requirements

    General Competences

  • Excellent communication skills in Amharicand English.

  • Outstanding diplomatic, influence and persuasion skills to sell products and services.

  • Mastery in demonstrating personal effectiveness and delivering results through people.

  • Outstanding skills in planning, organizing and reporting.

  • Strong analytical and critical reasoning and problem-solving skills.

  • Champions in fostering partnership and stakeholder relationships.

  • Ability to perform under stress with minimal supervision and able to handle multiple tasks at a time in calm and organized manner.

  • Hands-on and pro-active approach.

    Technical Competencies

  • Proven track record in project execution, product and business development.

  • Outstanding in organizing, analysing and interpreting data and developing strategiesand business plans.

  • Research conducting skill

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint packages.

  • Sound understanding of working practices in PLC

    Education, Work experience and Language

  • BA or Master’s in Business and Economics and related fields, Social Science and related fields, Rural Development and other related fields.

  • At least 4 years of experience in business development, research, market development and projects implementation.

  • Proficiency in spoken and written English and Amharic languages is a must.

    How to Apply

  • if you are interested to join our team.

  • Please send us only your CV and application letter to

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