Purpose of the position:
To provide Leadership and technical support in the implementation of World Vision Tanzania Smallholder Farmer Strategy seeking to achieve Resilient livelihoods of small-holder farmers (agro-pastoralists and pastoralists) to better care and support their households by 2020. S/he will also communicate World Vision's Core values and demonstrate a quality of spiritual life.
Minimum Qualification required:
Should have a university degree in Agricultural economics, Agriculture, Rural Development Natural Resources Management, Management or related field.
Possession of a Master’s degree in these fields is an added advantage
Must be a committed Christian, able to stand above denominational diversities.
Perform other duties as required.
Should have a minimum of 4 years’ experience in development work with an NGO operating at the National level
Prior experience with World Vision an added advantage
Technical Skills & Abilities:
Should have been involved in Project Design and Implementation, monitoring, evaluation and reporting.
Thorough understanding and experience in Resilient and Livelihood concepts.
Prior experience with participatory livelihoods asset inventory and development at the community level
Thorough understanding and Experience in quantitative and qualitative data collection methods, including sampling, survey design and data analysis
Understanding of a cluster level planning and design of projects
Experience in the application of Results-Based Management framework
Ability to communicate cross-culturally and be cross-culturally sensitive
Computer and Internet skills including word processing, graphic presentation and spreadsheet programs required.
Travel is required.