Call for Resumes

DAI-Tayar Nepal

DAI, a global consulting firm headquartered in Washington, DC, USA, seeks to fill multiple positions to support an upcoming USAID Trade and Competitiveness activity in Nepal. The anticipated project is expected to increase Nepali private sector participation in targeted global value chains. This activity will promote investment and increase the use of available technologies and innovation to spur productivity within micro,…

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 year
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    Job Category Development & Project
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : May 23, 2021

Job Description

CALL FOR RESUMES

USAID Nepal Agricultural Input Market System (AIMS) Activity

DAI, a global consulting firm headquartered in Washington, DC, USA, seeks to fill multiple positions to support an upcoming USAID-funded Nepal Agricultural Input Market Systems (AIMS) Activity. The project will focus on improving productivity, competitiveness, inclusivity, and resilience of Nepal’s agricultural sector by increasing the availability and accessibility of four critical components, namely seed, fertilizer, irrigation, and agricultural equipment. The project’s primary objectives are to improve commercial incentives for rural agricultural MSMEs to invest in improved climate smart resilient inputs, build MSME’s capacity, work with the government of Nepal to effectively enable efficient agricultural programs in order to build a more productive and competitive inclusive agricultural led economic growth. The project will incorporate cross cutting components such as efforts to increase digital capacity and increase access to finance. The project is a Feed the Future initiative aimed at reducing overall poverty, hunger and malnutrition within Nepal.

DAI is seeking experts in:

  • Agricultural Productivity and Commercialization
  • Climate Smart Farming
  • Access to Finance
  • Private Sector Engagement
  • Micro, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (MSME) entrepreneurship development
  • Innovative private sector-led approaches in access to finance
  • Multi-Sectoral Coordination
  • Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning
  • Strategic Communications
  • Gender and Inclusion
  • Project administration, operations, human resources, financial and grant management, monitoring & evaluation, and communications with experience on USAID-funded contracts preferred

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Degree from an accredited university in the related field of expertise is required
  • A least five-years of experience in the desired position
  • Experience working on USAID or donor funded projects
  • Fluent English (reading, writing, and speaking)

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit a CV in English via email to DAINepalRecruitment@dai.com by June 30, 2021. Only qualified individuals will be contacted. DAI strongly encourages marginalized persons to apply.

All program positions will be contingent upon DAI being awarded the contract and the donor approving all proposed candidates.