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 economic development organization that fosters broad-based economic growth, raises living standards, and creates vibrant communities.
Chief of Party, USDA Food for Progress Agricultural Recovery, Venezuela
We are currently seeking expressions of interest for long-term Chief of Party for the anticipated 3-year Food for Progress program funded by USDA. The program will increase food availability by improving access to inputs and support efforts to increase access to finance for cooperatives, commercial farmers, and medium-sized agro-processors. It will require flexibility and close coordination with the Government of Venezuela, USDA, and US Embassy in Caracas.
ACDI/VOCA seeks a dynamic and progressive professional who brings technical expertise in agriculture recovery and commodity programs. The position will provide overall strategic direction in the design, management, implementation and overall quality assurance of the project. The COP will oversee a team of experts and support staff, prepare reports and annual operating plans, align project initiatives with in-country priorities and ensure the program is compliant with USDA and ACDI/VOCA regulations.
Please apply directly online at www.acdivoca.org/international-jobs. The applications will be reviewed promptly upon receipt, only finalists will be contacted. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people from diverse groups are encouraged to apply.