From Experience to Intelligence
From Experience to Intelligence

Design of a regional programme in livestock and pastoralism for climate change adaptation in Eastern/Horn of Africa
Lot 1


Agro-economist, expert in livestock


Sub-Saharan Africa


Profile Required


  • Animal husbandry specialist;
  • Specialist in livestock economics; including pastoralism and cross-border transhumance, higher qualifications in one of the following areas: agro-economics, zootechnics, agronomy, and/or diploma related to pastoralism.

Professional Experience

  • 8 years in livestock development projects, developing value chains, including 5 years in Sub-Saharan Africa, and with proven competence in at least 3 livestock value-chain and pastoralism projects in Africa;
  • in livestock farming and pastoralism economics and at least 5 years’ in institutional and organizational support in the sector of development of the livestock, meat, feed and local milk sectors and livestock marketing.
  • Good knowledge of the regional  institutional landscape and of existing regional and national strategies and policies on livestock and/or pastoralism;
  • head of mission, at least (5) five similar missions to formulate or evaluate livestock development projects or strategies.
  • Worked in sub-Saharan Africa, preferably in Eastern Africa for at least five (5) years.
  • Language skills: English

HOW TO APPLY: If you meet the profile send us your CV to, stating the project reference REQUEST SIEA-2018-10627 and the position you are applying for.







Duration of assignment

60 w.d.