Job at CNFA : Leaning Advisor (Deadline: 17 August 2017)
Feed the Future Rwanda HingaWeze
CNFA is a US-based nonprofit nongovernmental organization (NGO) that works to stimulate economic growth and improve rural livelihoods by empowering the private sector through five core capabilities: (1) Productivity, Food Security and Nutrition; (2) Input Supply and Farm Services; (3) Economic Resilience and Rapid Recovery; (4) Value Chain Development; and (5) Volunteer Technical Assistance. CNFA assists smallholders in increasing household-level food security and nutrition through improved agricultural practices, introduction of new varieties, diversification of crop production, food preservation and storage, development of farmer-based organizations (FBOs) and strengthened linkages to markets.
Program Description Feed the Future Rwanda HingaWeze
The primary objective of the Feed the Future Rwanda HingaWeze activity is to sustainably increase smallholder farmers’ income, improve nutritional status of Rwandan women and children, and increase the resilience of the agriculture and food systems to the changing climate.
Under the supervision of the Senior M&E Specialist, the Learning Advisor will be responsible fordesigning and implementing the HingaWeze learning agenda and evaluating project data to identify successful approaches and trends at the field level. S/he will also assist the M&E Program Unit in developing MEL systems and plans. S/he will be required to create learning tools and manuals, and organize learning exchanges between HingaWeze staff, other implementing partners, USAID, and GOR stakeholders.
- At least 7 years of experience in the design and implementation of learning agendas, evaluation of project data to identify successful approaches and trends at the field level, the development of MEL systems and plans;
- BSc or higher in data management, information technology, or a related field;
- Fluency in English and advanced level of French and Kinyarwanda Fluent speaker of French and Kinyarwanda; and advanced speaker of English;
- Excellent organizational skills and ability to work in fast-paced environment;
- Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously;
- Experience working on USAID or other international donor-funded programs a plus;
- Excellent communication and writing skills.
Women and Rwandan Nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applicants must apply through the following link with “Rwanda FTF HingaWeze- Learning Advisor” in the subject line.
Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis. Deadline for submission is August 17, 2017.