Une Structure recrute 01 Chief of Party – AVCS
|Localisation||Dakar / Sénégal|
|Expiration||30 Juin 2018|
| Description de l’offre|
The International Development Division focuses on improving the lives and economic well-being of people in lower and middle-income countries. We command technical expertise in health, agriculture, climate change, food security and governance—as well as in international evaluation. Our multi-layered health portfolio includes policy, health promotion and disease prevention, health finance, and health systems management. In partnership with government clients and local experts, our high-quality programs in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East are known for impact and innovation.
Abt Associates, a major American research, technical assistance, and international development company, seeks highly qualified candidates for the Chief of Party position for the anticipated five-year USAID-funded Senegal Agriculture Value Chain Services proposal. The position will be based in Dakar, Senegal, and is contingent upon project award to Abt Associates.
The Chief of Party is responsible for overseeing the implementation of project activities, management of project staff, liaising and collaborating with USAID Senegal, and coordination with partner organizations. S/he will establish and maintain systems for project operations, coordinate and maintain working relationships with project stakeholders, manage local implementation teams, and collaborate with local partners.
Key Roles and Responsibilities
Manage country-level project operations and assist in the development of annual planning and timely, high quality implementation of activities and deliverables
Preferred Skills / Prerequisites
Master’s degree in international development, livestock, agriculture, economics, food security, nutrition, community development, or related field
Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits. Local candidates strongly encouraged