JOB AT Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA)– Rwanda ) : ICT Officer
Brief Project Overview:
The USAID Rwanda Nguriza Nshore Activity seeks to encourage the creation and growth of productive off-farm small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that add value to agricultural commodities, such as firms that provide storage, processing, transportation, or leasing of farm implements. This activity will support these SMEs by strengthening their capacity to access finance, catalyzing a vibrant business development service sector, and removing barriers to investment and finance for banks, microfinance institutions, and private investors interested in working with these SMEs.
Ideal Candidate’s Qualifications
At least 5 years of experience providing information communications technology (ICT) support in a development context;
Bachelors in information technology or a relevant field required;
Strong verbal and written skills in English are required; Knowledge of Kinyarwanda and/or French is an asset
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;
Women and Rwandan nationals strongly encouraged to apply. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. CNFA takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
Only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.