International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is recruiting for fulltime Consultant - Aquaculture Marketing Advisory Services.
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource integrity. IITA is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.
We invite applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position below:
Project ID No.: 2100155036067 Location: Ibadan, Oyo Job Type: Consultancy Services Project: Worldfish Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) Aquaculture Value Chain Compact Sector: Agriculture
About the Project
The WorldFish is implementing the TAAT Aquaculture Compact, financed through a grant from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) Program and intends to apply part of the proceeds for this grant to facilitate payments under the contracts for the individual Consultant
WorldFish now invites eligible individual Consultants to indicate their interest in providing the services.
The Consultant will design training modules and course content to build the capacity of aquaculture value chain actors in marketing
Others include conduct training and provide technical support for fish farmers in the project region and across the country
Inaddition, develop the promotion and marketing processes, protocols, ensure good coordination and communication between farmers, manufacturers, and concerned stakeholders.
Min Required Experience:
The Consultant should possess at least a Master's Degree or equivalent in Marketing, Agricultural Economics, Business Administration, or any other related field
Proven experience in similar project and be familiar with marketing challenges in small scale aquaculture in the region and/or country will be an added advantage.
Application Closing Date 12th July, 2019.
Method of Application Interested and qualified candidates should: Click here to apply online Or Interested and qualified candidates/Consultants must provide comprehensive Curriculum Vitae information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services, including a description of similar assignments done and experience in similar conditions. The Expressions of interest should be delivered to: Attn: WorldFish Nigeria Office, Professor Bernadette Tosan Fregene, TAAT Aquaculture Compact Leader, Room 31, Africa Rice Building, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture Headquarters & West Africa Hub, PMB 5320, Oyo Road, Ibadan 200001 - Oyo State.