Deputy Chief of Party/Senior Technical Advisor.

//Deputy Chief of Party/Senior Technical Advisor.

LOCATION —- Cambodia

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field related to agriculture.
  • Proven private sector expertise including partnership development, investment promotion, product development, marketing, and financing. 
  • Skills in strategic planning, management, supervision, and budgeting.
  • Proven ability to lead multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Have leadership, administrative, management, presentation, reporting, and communication skills.
  • At least five years working in the field of agriculture. 
  • Experience in managing international development programs including experience in agricultural market systems and food system development in emerging markets.
  • Demonstrated expertise with the market systems approach including provision of
    advisory services, and/or guidance development.
  • Ability to perform at a high level and apply diplomacy skills with a wide range of
    stakeholders (donors, other national, provincial, district and local government officials;
    private sector; NGOs; and other FTF stakeholders).
  • Be fluent in English and fluency in Khmer is an added advantage.
  • Experience integrating gender equality and women’s empowerment issues within agriculture and food system activities.
  • Experience with climate-smart agriculture and low emissions development in the agriculture sector and with food systems, preferably with market systems approaches.
  • Experience in Cambodia or Southeast Asia related to FTF.

Job Description

  • Serve as the secondary point of contact.
  • Provide assistant leadership and manage contractor’s effort to achieve activity results.
  • Guide day-to-day implementation and management of the project to ensure timely, relevant, and high quality services.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all activity tasks are completed and objectives of the activity are successfully met.
  • Supervising work of all personnel under the activity.
  • Ensure timely, accurate, and user-friendly reporting on the progress and status of all services under every activity.
  • Ensure compliance and integrity of activity operations.
  • Facilitating communication and close coordination with all stakeholders of the activity.