Marketing Specialist Expired
|Category:||Marketing Nonprofit-Social Services|
|Exp.:||2018-09-26-(3 Months Ago)|
|Salary:||As per WVA Salary Scale|
|Organization:||World Vision International-Afghanistan |About World Vision International-Afghanistan|
|Education:||Bachelor degree in relevant field|
|Work Experience:||Minimum of 2 experience in rural marketing Years|
Knowledge & Skills
Duties & Responsibilities
WORK CONTEXT / BACKGROUND:
World Vision Afghanistan has been working in Badghis Province for more than10 years addressing health education and livelihood issues. The relationship the local government is very strong which proved with the MOU with various government departments in the province level. Together with the government and the communities in the target areas World Vision Afghanistan has been working to achieve the goal of WV Afghanistan for the period of 2014 – 2018 that is improving survival and wellbeing Afghan girls and boys building the foundations for a better future for Afghan children and their communities.
The AACRS (Australian Afghanistan Community Resilience Scheme) project is a four year project funded by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). This project has wide range intervention ranging from livelihood small scale irrigation processing of agriculture product and marketing components. The project’s end of program outcome is improved livelihoods of communities and families in Badghis which are sustainable and inclusive of vulnerable groups. End of program outcome is supported by three intermediate outcomes that is 1) families are more food secure; 2) producers sell more products in existing and new markets; 3) The vulnerable including women headed households are benefitting from project initiatives.
Number of beneficiaries will be benefitted from this project is 24 500 households in 104 villages in the district of QiN Qadis Qala I Naw Ab Kamary and Moqur. Project activities will be implemented in partnership with CDC (Community Development Council) and other government institutions who are working on agriculture and livestock irrigation and rural rehabilitation sectors. To encourage women actively involved in this project the project will work closely with the Department of Woman Affair (DoWA).
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
The purpose of this position is to provide income earning opportunities for poor people by strengthening the production and marketing support system.
The Marketing Specialist will work closely with the marketing facilitator agriculture coordinator and the monitoring and evaluation officer to implement the strategic plans which will be developed through value chain and farming system analysis/approaches. Liaison with traders merchants and shopkeepers in and /or outside the project areas to build l links on behalf of the project beneficiaries.
ROLE DIMENSION / DESCRIPTION
I. Situation Analysis of Local Producers and Market Opportunities
2. Participatory Value Chain Analysis with Producers
3. Planning and Implementing Interventions
4. Network and Liaise with Local and Regional Government NGOs and Business Groups.
5. Records and evaluation
Applications closing date is 26-Sep-2018. Please submit your resume and one page cover letter outlining how you meet the job requirements by email to [email protected]
Please write on the subject of your Email the Vacancy Number (WVA756) also Avoid sending attachment of big size (above 1024 KB) if you want your application/CV to be considered.
Only short listed candidates will be invited for written test and interview.
You can also submit your hard resume and Application to the office by this address:
WV Afghanistan Alley Opposite of Herat Agriculture Department Walayat Main Street Amiriat Boulevard Herat Afghanistan. Phone +93 40224568 | Mobile:+93 797 297 296