Senior Agricultural & Gender Specialist
Uttar Pradesh
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Aug 07 2021


About the Organization:

Resonance is a global consulting firm that delivers market-based solutions to address the world’s toughest challenges. They work with changemakers in the private sector and the international development community to solve wicked problems and promote market opportunity. They specialize in development of partnerships, innovation, sustainable business models, and impact finance that drive impactful results.

Outcomes / Essential Functions:

  • Manage the partnership’s in-country day-to day activities in coordination with the Resonance home office and the local PepsiCo agronomy team.

  • Supervise the mid-level agricultural and gender specialist, M&E staff, and other staff, consultants, or subcontractors, as requested. 

  • Coordinate with the project’s Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) staff to carry out monitoring and evaluation efforts as needed including data collection.

  • Support the design and review of the annual work plan and milestones in collaboration with the Resonance, USAID, and PepsiCo teams.

  • Provide Resonance with quarterly inputs for project reporting. 

  • Participate and speak at relevant domestic events on the topics of sustainable agriculture and women’s economic empowerment.

  • Lead project communications to appropriate audiences (public, private, and NGO stakeholders) within the country.

  • Participate in program meetings with other country teams to discuss shared learnings and challenges. 

  • Serve as the point of contact for USAID Mission contacts and high-level public and private stakeholders, as requested.

  • Carry out other duties as requested by the Chief of Party. 

Required Education & Experience:

  • Advanced degree in agronomy, economics, or a related field in agriculture or social sciences such as rural sociology or rural development.

  • At least 7 years of prior work experience in the management and implementation of development projects or work directly with private sector agricultural actors. Extensive knowledge of India’s agricultural sector is required. 

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Prior experience working with USAID, a USAID client/implementer, or a corporate/commercial client.

  • Advanced professional fluency in English and Hindi.

How to apply

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