MARKET SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST -DEO Full-time Job2023-02-01 12:14 MAnagement Jijiga 46 views
Minimum Qualification and Transferable Skills
Bachelor’s degree in one of the following subjects: Economics, agro economics ,, Management , Accounting, Finance, Rural development, or related field
Three to five years of experience in MSMEs markets , labor and financial markets, Financial inclusion, Business development service, and skill training in pastoral and agro-pastoral systems of Ethiopia.
Deep understanding and mastery of Market system development r approach and Economic & Markets Development facilitation including coaching, relationship building, communicating, entrepreneurialism/business understanding and innovating.
Experience in working with enterprises/private sector actors, labor market, financial market actors, Livestock/crop producers/processors in the industry (public and private) actors and institutional stakeholders.
Knowledge of participatory analyses, action and results processes.
Previous experience in arid and semi-arid parts of Ethiopia is preferred.
Fluent in English
Knowledge of local language is an asset( Somali, Afaan Oromo, and Afari)
Business minded, entrepreneurial, adaptive, curious, great problem-solving skills, unafraid to ask questions, and results motivated.
He/She will be a tolerant and flexible individual able to work in difficult and stressful environments and follow procedures
Excellent communication, facilitation, and networking skills with a wide range of private, partner and NGO-sector actors
Computer literate especially in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
How to Apply
All interested candidates are encouraged to apply for the position advertised. All applications submitted to the Mercy Corps office or electronically include a CV, three references, and all relevant official documents. Applications will not be returned and will not be retained for future recruitment efforts. To ensure fairness to all applicant’s personal inquiries are not permitted.
Only candidates that are short-listed will be acknowledged and called for interviews.
“Mercy Corps is an equal opportunity employer promoting gender, equity and diversity. Qualified female and young candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. We are committed to empower women and youth.”
DEADLINE FOR ALL APPLICATIONS: 10 February 2023/ 4:00 PM
Feb 10, 2023