Abattoir Business Consultant

Heifer Project Nepal

Heifer International is a global development organization on a mission to end hunger and poverty in a sustainable way. Working with farmers and their communities to identify and invest in business opportunities that deliver living incomes, Heifer International creates solutions to local challenges designed to build inclusive, resilient economies. Since launching in 1944, Heifer International has assisted more than 35…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Lalitpur
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    Type of Appointment Contract
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 5-10 Years
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    Job Category Development & Project
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    Job Qualification : Master
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    Posted Date : Jul 28, 2022

Job Description

Heifer Project Nepal (HPN) is a non-profit and humanitarian organization dedicated to work with communities to end hunger and poverty and care for the earth. For more details, kindly check http://www.heifernepal.org/Abattoir Development: As a major component of its Strengthening Smallholder Enterprises of Livestock Value Chain for Poverty Reduction and Economic Growth in Nepal II (SLVC II) project Heifer is facilitating development of 4 modern goat abattoirs in major cities across Nepal. The abattoirs are envisioned to be implemented in Public, Private and Producer Partnership (4P) model.

Among the abattoirs the one in Butwal is expected to be operationalized by Butwal Masu Utpadan Tatha Prasodhan Pvt. Ltd. The company is formed as a collaborative venture of 4 public companies owned by smallholder women goat farmers and meat entrepreneurs of Rupandehi, Kapilvastu, Palpa, Gulmi and Arghakhanchi districts. The company envisions to supply standardized healthy and hygienic goat meat in Butwal area and beyond. Heifer Project Nepal (HPN) has been providing technical support in developing all the components of abattoir ecosystem including formation of the public and private companies of the farmers and meat entrepreneurs; supporting the municipality in preparation of the abattoir DPR; procurement of the construction; and other essential technical services required for its operations. Heifer Project Nepal is seeking a dynamic consultant to provide overall leadership in marketing and branding of the Abattoir businesses. Primary responsibilities of the consultant are:

Major Roles and Responsibility

  • Work with the company’s board of directors and HPN to develop company’s operational and administrative policy and fiscal plan.
  • Understand market dynamics, consumer insights/behavior and motivate the target audience by making them aware about production process and the products (goat meat) of the abattoir meet the health, hygiene, environmental and other standards required by the law.
  • Translate brand elements into plan and develop marketing strategies and plan of the abattoir.
  • Lead in establishing the right market positioning of the brand.
  • Collaborate with the public companies and cooperatives to create a strong supply chain of live goats and collaborate with the sub metropolitan city and other stakeholders.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Proven working experience as Brand Manager and ability to develop brand and marketing strategies for a startup business.
  • Experience in identifying target audiences and devising effective campaigns and excellent Understanding of the full marketing mix.
  • Master’s degree in business or marketing. Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, agriculture, food technology, with MBA preferred.
  • 5-10 years of experience of marketing and branding a livestock, food processing, or meat related businesses and previous experience of leading a large-scale public or private company.

How to Apply

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Initial consultation period will be of one year with potential for extension. Interested experienced individual from the same field is requested to submit application along with the following documents mentioning email subject line “Abattoir Business Consultant” to: procurement-np@heifer.org.

  • Letter of Interest
  • Updated CV
  • Expected monthly remuneration
  • Copy of VAT/PAN registration certificate
  • Copy of Nepali citizenship certificate.

Deadline for submission of Application: 11th August 2022 before 5 PM