Call for proposals for an audit and analysis of the Vitamin A Cassava value chain Job at IFPRI

  • Full Time
  • Abuja, Nigeria
  • Applications have closed

Website International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

The IFPRI has published a job vacancy announcement on 07 May 2022 for qualified Nigeria’s to fill in the vacant post of Call for proposals for an audit and analysis of the Vitamin A Cassava value chain to be based in Abuja, Nigeria.

Recruiter International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Position Call for proposals for an audit and analysis of the Vitamin A Cassava value chain
Location Abuja, Nigeria
Country Nigeria
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University degree
Experience Required Evidence of past experience developing and delivering a project of this type
Application Deadline 13 May 2022

IFPRI Job Vacancy 2022

Tasks & Deliverables:

  • Conduct interviews with key Harvest Plus staff to understand the progression of VAC promotion in recent years
  • Collect data from individual interviews, site, and company visits; FGD and market analysis; raw data to be submitted alongside final reports
  • Value chain mapping and needs analysis, in relation to vertical linkages (e.g. identifying constraints such as productive disintegration, stem distribution; identifying opportunities for increased stem availability, involvement of stem entrepreneurs) and horizontal linkages (e.g. access to business development services, finance, etc.); preliminary report and debriefing on findings from field research activity
  • Carry out validation workshop (in-person, with possibility of virtual participation) involving key stakeholders to validate data sourced from the field
  • Comprehensive report with SWOT analysis, demonstrating how strengths and opportunities can neutralize weaknesses and threats
  • Recommend activities to be implemented to reinvigorate the value chain, and make it sustainable
  • Recommend monitoring and results measurement system that can help to measure the success of implemented activities and provide feedback on what needs to be done further

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Understanding of the scope of work
  • Understanding of the project objectives
  • Evidence of past experience developing and delivering a project of this type
  • Evidence of past experience with bio fortification or agricultural interventions; experience with GAIN, Harvest Plus, and/or the CGIAR is desirable but not required
  • Methodological approaches required to implement each part of the scope of work
  • Comprehensive work plan, detailing the estimated number of days to complete each deliverable and estimated timeline overall
  • Detailed budget, with a focus on cost-effectiveness and return on investment of proposed approach
  • Identify possible challenges and pose creative approaches to addressing them
  • Management and personnel plan, demonstrating that the team members working on the project have relevant qualifications and the overall experience required to successfully implement the project
  • Roles & responsibilities of each team member clearly defined, with a main contact person for Harvest Plus clearly identified

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply IFPRI Call for proposals for an audit and analysis of the Vitamin A Cassava value chain Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 13 May 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.