Since 1963 and in 148 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 designs and delivers technical and management solutions in agriculture, economic growth, and resilience to promote economic prosperity and social inclusion.
Value Chain Lead, Afghanistan
ACDI/VOCA is seeking a Value Chain Lead for the Afghanistan Value Chains – High Value Crops (AVC-HVC) project. The USAID-funded AVC-HVC project will work with anchor firms nationwide to reverse market failures, strengthen backward and forward linkages, drive growth, and create jobs for men, women, and youth along the fruit and nuts, high-value horticulture, spices, and medicinal crops value chains. The project will contribute positive and measurable impacts to the sectors and will ensure that local market actors are involved at every stage of the value chain.
The Value Chain Lead will oversee value chains as determined by the Chief of Party. In coordination with the Value Chain Director, they will design and implement Deal Notes in collaboration with partner anchor firms. This technical position is responsible for Crops value chain implementation and increasing the productivity, exports, sales, and investment in their respective Crops value chains.
Please apply online at www.acdivoca.org/international-jobs. No phone calls please. Only those 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.