Effective with the release of this position announcement, Winrock International is recruiting applicants for the position of Entrepreneurship Strengthening Specialist for an anticipated USAID funded Tajikistan Agribusiness Competitiveness Activity project.
Winrock is seeking senior-level agriculture marketing, supply chain, and finance experts for a USAID funded project that will support the growth of a competitive agriculture industry in Tajikistan. The experts will design and provide technical leadership to activities that will support agribusinesses in accessing and competing in domestic, regional, and international markets. Through its market-driven interventions, the project will spur on and off-farm employment opportunities, and incentivize investment in business service provisions and market infrastructure. For all positions, preference is given to those with previous private sector experience and advanced degrees.
Entrepreneurship Strengthening Specialist
The Entrepreneurship Strengthening Specialist will be responsible for identifying opportunities for providing support to build entrepreneur capacity through local business associations, universities, NGOs, and service providers. Will work with targeted technical assistance consultants to build entrepreneurship training curriculum as needed. The ESS will also work to link entrepreneurs to financial services and business development support services.