• Senior Agricultural Advisor | Oxfam America Addis Ababa
  • Oxfam America in Addis Ababa, , Ethiopia
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Post Date: 07 December 2009
Reports To: Senior Agricultural Advisor
Salary: Negotiable
Place of Work: Addis Ababa with frequent travel to fields
Terms of Employment: One-year contract with possibility of extension

COORDINATES WITH: Horn of Africa Risk Transfer for Adaptation (HARITA) officer, regional staff, partner organizations, Private Sector Department, Oxfam America (OA) program associates, Oxfam International (OI) counterparts, external stakeholders, fundraising and other partners that include the academia and research centers.

PURPOSE OF PROJECT: HARITA is a project designed to establish a mechanism by which formal risk transfer (insurance) mechanisms to poor farmers are established by engaging global and national development partners, the private sector, academia, research centers and farmers.

PURPOSE OF POSITION: The micro-insurance pilot project assistant will support the project manager with all duties related to the project. S/he guarantees that the project activities... are consistent with the agency’s mission and goals, the priorities of the Regional Programs Department and Oxfam International’s strategic plan.

LOCATION AND REQUIRED TRAVEL: The position will be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, OA’s headquarters in the region. Periodic travel in region and internationally will be required.

- Oversee the day to day activities of the micro-insurance pilot project
- Will assist the project manager in preparing and compiling reports and developing proposal
- Ensures that project agreements signed between OA and partner organization are carried out in line with the Terms of Reference

Interested applicants should send non-returnable application letter with CV and supporting documents within ten days of Post Date to the following address:

Oxfam America
P.O.Box: 25779/1000
Addis Ababa

Qualified women are highly encouraged to apply.
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Addis Ababa Ethiopia


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