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  • Posted: Feb 9, 2023
    Deadline: Feb 15, 2023
  • Greenforest Foods Ltd is a premier natural foods and ingredients processor that supplies retail outlets and institutional clients in Kenya and the greater East African Community.
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    Project Manager


    • Advise and support the CEO to conduct market and value chain assessments and feasibility studies to inform the direction of the choice of value chains.
    • Provide technical support for smallholder farmer outreach activities and enterprise development.
    • Facilitate market linkages for smallholder farmers through continuous contracting and trainings.
    • Facilitate an increase to access of financial services by building relationships with financial institutions.
    • Advise on processing and value addition activities for smallholder farmers.
    • Design capacity development interventions including trainings, mentorship and coaching programs for smallholder farmers.
    • Ensure full integration and effective engagement of smallholder farmers in different value chain systems.
    • Build links with local financial institutions to harness start-up capital for farmers.
    • Identify and develop relationships with key stakeholders in the different identified value chains including the county governments in the geographical areas of implementation.
    • Establish, build and maintain effective working relationships with staff and partners to facilitate the provision of support to the farmers.
    • In conjunction with M&E, facilitate monitoring of production in the different value chains by ensuring that effective mechanisms are in place to monitor activities and facilitate development of organizational and donor reports.


    • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in Agri-business, management, or economics required.
    • Strong computer skills especially with MS Word and Excel and other Office related packages
    • At least 3 years’ experience in the implementation of agri-business/enterprise development projects, working within value chains or related projects, at a similar level.
    • Strong project management skills
    • Experience in facilitating the provision of business development services (BDS) to develop smallholder enterprises.
    • Experience in mentoring micro, small to medium enterprises
    • Strong training and facilitation skills.
    • High level skills and experience in capacity building and report writing.
    • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building skills.
    • Valid motorcycle license will be an added advantage

    Method of Application

    If you are up for the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your application quoting the job title on the email subject (Project Manager) to by end of day 15th February 2023.

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