Technical Manager for Livestock
Location: Flexible: Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania or Uganda, with frequent travel
Duration & Hours: Full time, permanent
Salary: £39,000 – £41,000
Farm Africa’s mission is to reduce poverty permanently by unleashing African farmers’ abilities to grow their incomes and manage their natural resources sustainable. A corepartofour strategy is to ensure that our interventions are both economically sustainable and scalable. Ensuring that small-holder farmers are able to increase their harvests, protect the environment and sell their produce in thriving markets is at the centre of our new strategy, launched in 2016.
The Technical Manager for Livestock will produce knowledge that will help to shape both Farm Africa’s and our partners programme of work, this knowledge will also support technical excellence within our work through the development of our approach, people, tools and learning. Working closely with the UK based Senior Management and Programmes Teams and programme staff in Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, the role will provide technical leadership and implementation oversight for all of Farm Africa’s livestock initiatives. The Technical Manager for Livestock will be working as part of the team of Farm Africa’s technical thought leaders and will assist in extending the capacity of the organization to design and deliver high quality and innovative programmes.