Commercial Agriculture Expert

Commercial Agriculture Expert will lead cluster development activities for creating linkages between contract farming and farmer‐owned businesses, agribusiness input suppliers and rural service providers as well as agribusiness and agriculture processing companies. S/he will propose mechanisms to improve market linkages include linkages with input suppliers and intermediaries and/or end markets. S/he will be assisting stakeholders in meeting relevant international conventions and following international best practice on market access, trade, standards, biosafety, and the environment.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in agriculture or relevant fields
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in managing USAID projects for expanding markets and trade
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to lead a team of experts

Only candidates with relevant experience and skill set will be short listed.