Organization: RTI International
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Closing date: 07 Dec 2016
RTI is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Grants Specialist position on an anticipated USAID-funded Feed the Future Democratic Republic of Congo Kivu Value Chain Activity. The goal of the activity is to increase household incomes and access to nutrient rich crops by linking small holder farmers to strengthened and inclusive value chains and supportive market services. USAID anticipates a five year period of performance with a total estimated cost range of $22-24 million. The program will administer a large grants fund for cooperatives, associations, and non-profits in targeted value chains or supporting markets. Grants will include investment grants, capacity development grants, and agricultural research grants. This position will be located in Bukavu, South Kivu, DRC.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA or equivalent designation with senior level financial experience. Advance degree at the Masters level will be considered a plus
Strong candidates will exhibit excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, ability to work under difficult circumstances with limited resources, and ability to form productive relationships with host country counterparts and training institutions.
How to apply:
To Respond: Individuals are invited to submit a curriculum vitae (CV) with current contact information and details (including achievements) of relevant experience to www.rti.org/job17638.