International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a consultant to develop and implement a strategy to document and share training materials to make livestock production more “climate smart” (low emissions and resilient). The consultant will have extensive production experience that would enable her/him to guide the content and creative production of multimedia materials, including some manuals and videos prepared or already underway.
The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works to improve food and nutritional security and reduce poverty in developing countries through research for efficient, safe and sustainable use of livestock. It is the only one of 15 CGIAR Research Centres dedicated entirely to animal agriculture research for the developing world. Co-hosted by Kenya and Ethiopia, it has regional or country offices and projects in East, South and Southeast Asia as well as Central, East, Southern and West Africa. www.ilri.org
Scope of Work
The consultant will undertake tasks as described below in Kenya, Ethiopia and Uganda for a project on “climate smart” livestock interventions:
Consultancy Fee: Monthly based on agreed milestones and deliverables
Post location: Consultant’s base
Expected places of travel: Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda
Duration: 8 months
Maximum working days: 60 days
Essential skills and qualifications
How to apply:
Applicants should send a cover letter and CV expressing their interest in the position, what they can bring to the job and the names and addresses (including telephone and email) of three referees who are knowledgeable about the candidate’s professional qualifications and work experience to the Director, People and Organizational Development by clicking on the "Apply Now" tab above before 14 June 2021. The position title and reference number SLS/06/01/2021 should be clearly marked on the subject line of the cover letter.
We thank all applicants for their interest in working for ILRI. Due to the volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
ILRI does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing or training). ILRI also does not concern itself with information on applicants' bank accounts.
To find out more about ILRI, visit our websites at http://www.ilri.org/
ILRI is an equal opportunity employer