JOB OPPORTUNITY Organisation Background: The Agricultural Business Initiative Group is a social enterprise with the overall vision to contribute: to ‘a competitive and sustainable agriculture and agribusiness sector in Uganda in support of equitable wealth creation in Uganda’. The abi Group consists of two companies Limited by Guarantee, aBi Development (formerly aBi Trust) and aBi Finance.
The main focus of aBi Development is to increase agricultural production and value addition by extending matching grants and business development services (BDS) to agribusinesses, farmer organizations and intermediaries. The grants and BDS enhance planning and management, production and business infrastructure, and upstream and downstream market linkages of producers and agribusinesses. aBi Finance expands access to business finance for agricultural producers and agribusinesses by offering to Financial Institutions (Fis), financial incentives and infrastructure that make lending to the agricultural sector more attractive and less risky. Under the Financial Services Development (FSD) programme aBi Finance provides matching grants to Fls to build institutional capacity for enhancing the provision of financial services and increase outreach in rural areas.
aBi seeks to recruit for the following position:
1. Monitoring & Results Measurement Officer (1 position)
The purpose of the role is to support the strengthening and implementation of monitoring & evaluation and knowledge management systems to enhance planning, portfolio performance, impact and learning, quality control and accountability at various levels.
Detailed job description can be downloaded from the aBi website http://www.abi.co.ug/jobs/ .
The MRM Officer will provide technical support to management and program teams to
• Develop/improve and implement M&E systems at abi and partner levels
• Design and implement funding windows, project pipelines, and risk management interventions;
• Conduct operations and formative research
• Design and implement a knowledge management system
• Strengthen the capacity of staff and partners.
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Job Education Requirements: Not Specified
Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified
Job application procedure
Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org clearly indicating the position title in the email subject line. Applications shouldn’t be more than 4MB. Deadline for submissions is Friday 18th October 2019 at 5:00pm. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. Canvassing will lead to disqualification. Hardcopy applications will not be accepted…!!