Dairy Value Chain Expert

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed
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Website GFA Consulting Group

GFA Consulting Group is an international consultancy firm based in Germany and has been working in Zambia for many years. We are preparing for a project in the dairy sector and looking for experts with the profile as depicted below. If you want to learn more about GFA, please visit www.gfa-group.de

Application by: 14/07/2017

Start of Project: 01/01/2018

Duration of Assignment: 24 months

Country: Zambia

Key tasks of the national long-term experts on cooperative and value chain advise include:

  • Identifying the training needs of dairy cooperatives supported by the project
  • Organizing training programs to meet the identified needs
  • Developing or updating information and training material
  • Providing technical expertise
  • Providing advice for the integration of innovations into the dairy value chain
  • Supporting the development of training materials in the livestock and dairy sector

The essential qualifications are:

  • University degree in agricultural science, agricultural economics, animal science or related disciplines
  • At least 5 years of work experience in the field of rural development
  • Expertise in the following areas: livestock farming, dairy production, capacity development of dairy farmers and cooperatives, training approaches in agriculture, organisational development, value chain development
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Regional experience: Zambia; Southern Province is an asset

Language skills: Fluent command (written and spoken) of English and the local language Tonga

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