Since 1963 and in 146 countries, ACDI/VOCA has empowered people in developing and transitional nations to succeed in the global economy. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA is a nonprofit international development organization that delivers technical and management assistance in agribusiness, financial services, enterprise development, community development and food security in order to promote broad-based economic growth and vibrant civil society. ACDI/VOCA currently has approximately 49 projects in 30 countries and total revenues of $151 million.
Chief of Party, Burkina Faso
ACDI/VOCA is currently seeking a Chief of Party for an anticipated Development Food Security Activity (DFSA) in Burkina Faso funded by USAID/Food for Peace. The Burkina Faso DFSA will address chronic food security in vulnerable households in Burkina Faso’s Central North and Eastern Regions, through interventions to improve livelihood, nutrition, and health outcomes.
The COP is responsible for overall DFSA program implementation and achievement of activity objectives. He/she will provide leadership, oversight, and support to all aspects of the program. The COP will promote strong relationships with the USAID Mission, the host government, sub-recipient partners and other donor and non-governmental organizations. This position is based in Burkina Faso with in-country travel expected to be over 50% of the time.
Only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people from diverse groups are encouraged to apply.