Thematic Expert-Livestock

Posted By: Access Development Services

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Livelihood/Skills Development

Job Description

1. To facilitate in conducting community mapping and assessment exercise to quantitatively and qualitatively identify the livestock population at-risk, vulnerable livestock keepers 2. Coordinate the implementation of activities relevant to animal production, livestock value chain 3. Responsible for developing annual work-plans and budgets 4. Identify key opportunities engage stakeholders effective networking and stakeholder engagement 5. Supervise and manage team performance and monitor progress through regular field visits.

Desired Candidate Profile

Post Graduation - Post Graduate-Other

• Master’s Degree in Animal Husbandry/ Livestock Management/Dairy Food Technology or related field. • Candidate should also have minimum 8years of experience working of which 5 years of experience working in value chains of rural produce. • Proven experience, skills and knowledge and preferred experience on dairy management, animal health, feed/fodder management, processing technologies and livestock extension services. • High level of analytical skills in planning, finance and project implementation

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Access Development Services
  • About Organization:ACCESS Development Services is a national livelihoods promotion organization with a focus on incubating innovations and developing sustainable models for livelihoods promotion of the poor. To this end, ACCESS is structured uniquely to work at all levels of the value chain – implementing programmes on the ground(Tier-I), working with Civil Society organizations, Government Departments, Corporate sector, and Multilateral / Bilateral agencies(Tier II) as also undertaking a national initiatives to influence and support policy initiatives and strengthening the enabling environment(Tier III). ACCESS with its head office in New Delhi has a pan-Indian presence having state offices in 9 states and 26 project offices. On the field, the core focus of the livelihoods strategies in ACCESS is to ensure that small producers have marketable surpluses to interact effectively with the markets; have a strong institution of small producers to interface and negotiate with various stakeholders and integrat