KickStart International is an award-winning nonprofit social enterprise that designs and mass-markets manually-powered irrigation pumps to poor rural farmers in sub-Saharan Africa. KickStart uses donor funds to design the pumps, establish the supply chains, demonstrate and promote the pumps, and educate farmers about the benefits and methods of irrigation.
As part of income generation for the children’s home, Kickstart Kids has established a 27 acre farm (12 acres under full production and drip irrigation) under a profit for purpose model in order to ensure financial sustainability of the children’s home.
We are seeking a highly qualified and experienced individual or firm with a strong background in agronomy and/or agribusiness or an agribusiness consulting firm to develop a business plan for our Olturuto farm to cover a 5 year period.
The business plan should contain (among other areas): –
Please send through your proposal/bid including methodology of approach, CVs of consultants and costing by COB on 18th January 2017 to the General Manager on firstname.lastname@example.org
Bidders are welcome to make a site visit to the farm on request and prior arrangement.
Please note the site is approximately 60kms from Nairobi.
All bids will be evaluated fairly.
No canvassing is allowed.
Only shortlisted individuals/firms will be contacted.