Position is open to all Guinean nationals and those eligible for permanent residence and authorization to work in Guinea
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: SOL-675-15-000003
BASIC FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION:
The Agriculture & Natural Resources Management (NRM) Specialist works within GDO. He/she is provides expertise in program design, implementation and management to the Mission’s Agriculture, Environment and other Economic Growth activities as well as serving as the Mission Environment Officer (MEO), with primary responsibility for Mission-wide compliance under 22 CFR 216.
NB: – Professional Experience: At least five years of experience in managing and/or implementing projects or programs in rural Guinea/West Africa related to agribusiness, agricultural and rural development, NRM, small and microenterprise development, or microfinance is required.
– Language Proficiency: Speaking, writing and reading fluency at FSR level 4 for English and for French is required. Speaking of at least one local or sub-regional language is required
DEADLINE TO RECEIVE APPLICATIONS: July 07, 2015. 16:30 Local Time
HOW TO APPLY: Interested applicants with existing work and/or Residency Permits MUST submit a complete application package which includes:
A cover letter,
An OF-612 form or DS-174
A detailed resume and
3 to 5 References.
To ensure consideration of applicants for the intended position, please reference the solicitation number on your application, and as the subject line in any cover letter, as well as using the address/delivery point specified in this solicitation
All the above mentioned documents are REQUIRED, must be prepared in ENGLISH and should be addressed as follows:
Human Resources Office
O By Email address: Conakrypscjobs@usaid.gov OR ConakryHR@state.gov
O Copy of the complete position description listing all duties and responsibilities can be found at USAID website http://guinea.usaid.gov
O Form OF-612 can be found at: http://www.usaid.gov/sites/default/files/OF612.pdf and Form DS-174 can be found at: http://eforms.state.gov/searchform.aspx
O Due to the number of applications we receive, only applicants who have been short listed will be contacted by USAID/Guinea