TOV Program Manager JDC GRID

TOV Program Manager JDC GRID

12/12/2018

TOV (Tikkun Olam Ventures) is a new initiative to bring Israeli agriculture technology and training to smallholder farmers across the developing world.  TOV is a market-driven program that will become self-sustaining by connecting market actors – farmers, Ag Tech companies, banks.  We are seeking a Program Manager to join our Jerusalem office as a member of the core TOV management team.  This is an ideal position for a confident and self-motivated individual who has the ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced, changing environment.

תיאור התפקיד: 
  • Manage the relationship with Israeli AgTech consultants, including managing the tender processes for the implementation of Israeli AgTech in Ethiopia
  • Oversight and coordination of the procurement procedures for AgTech inputs including products and technologies
  • Oversight of the professional support and volunteer service model in Ethiopia. 
  • Support the interface and coordination between Israeli providers, volunteers and Ethiopian field partners
  • Provide support, including preparing reports, for TOV's strategic partners within the Government of Israel
  • Support the oversight of the project, including managing work-plans, timeframes and milestones in Israel and in Ethiopia
  • Travel frequently to Ethiopia, 8-10 times per year
  • Create an active network relevant to the fields of international development, AgTech, and innovation, particularly in Israel
  • Other program support as required
דרישות התפקיד: 
  • BA required, MA preferable (preferred in a relevant field such as economics, or international development, or business)
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Project management experience required
  • Experience within developing economies required
  • Experience in business development and/or entrepreneurship preferred
  • Experience working with Government of Israel preferred
  • Able to manage complex processes
  • Detail oriented and high-level systems thinker
  • Strong partnership skills and excellent interpersonal skills
  • High level Hebrew and English required
פרטים נוספים: 

Status:                  Full time

Location:              Jerusalem

Reports to:          TOV Program Director

Start date:           Immediate

 

Please send resume to GRIDRecruitment@jdc.org by December 26th 2018. 

Only relevant applicants will be contacted.