Feb 07, 2018

Management & Agriculture Jobs at Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)

  • Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Full time Agriculture Business Development Management NGO/Nonprofit/Social Services

Job Description

Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Job Vacancies

ADRA Ethiopia is a non-political and not-profit making International Non- Government-Organization working in Ethiopia since 1982 implementing relief and multi-sectoral development projects in different regions of Ethiopia. ADRA works with people in poverty and distress to create positive change and justness through empowering partnerships and responsible action. Currently, ADRA Ethiopia is looking for individuals to fill the following vacant positions for the two project namely (1) “Shebele Resilience Project (SRP) in Gode Woreda of Shabele Zone, Ethiopia Somali Regional State, funded by Denmark government in collaboration with ADRA Denmark (five year project) “and (2)” Aura Food Security Project, in Aura woreda  of Afar Region State” which is funded by BMZ in collaboration with ADRA Germany”( four years project).

1. Project Coordinator

No. req.: 1
Project & Duty Station: Addis Abeba with frequent travel to project areas (Shebele & Others)
Minimum requirements:

  • MSc Degree in Agriculture/ Agriculture Agronomy/ Agriculture Economics and direct related areas of study with 5 years of experience in similar position
  • Ability and willingness to coordination when assigned to discharge multiple project in different locations
  • Adequate experience in livelihood assessment, stakeholder analysis and any agriculture related wok experience in similar region
  • Knowledge of different approaches to the livelihood (like the farmer market school approach, RIPAT model and in grower model)
  • Practical knowledge of Project management cycle
  • Practical experience in pastoral environment
  • Proven success in leading and managing staffs
  • Excellent analytical and strategy skills.
  • Superior communication and writing skills.
  • Fluency in oral and written English

2. Agricultural Development Officer

No. req.: 1
Project & Duty Station: Aura Woreda Afar Region
Minimum requirements:

  • BSc degree in plant science/Rural Development and extension
  • Certified training on farming technologies
  • At least three years experience in rural development and agricultural extension works.
  • Experience in capacity building activities
  • Basic computer skills: Microsoft package
  • NGO experience would be considered
  • Fluent in Afar language is mandatory
  • Standard report writing skills

Salary and Benefits: According to the Agency scale
Duration of the contract: One year with possible extension

  • Applicants are required to state clearly the position they apply for and the project location.
  • ADRA Ethiopia will contact only Short listed applicants
  • Application after the dead line will not be considered


How To Apply:

Only applicants fulfilling the above minimum requirement will be considered and should submit non returnable letter of application, updated CV and copies of relevant documents until Feb. 11, 2018, to ADRA Ethiopia Head Office in Addis Ababa, at Ras Desta Damitew Road, Seventh Day Adventist Church compound, in front of Gandhi Memorial Hospital in person or send by P.O. Box 145 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. And Applicants for Aura Afar Region can also apply to ADRA Ethiopia Afar Field office.

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