Title: Agricultural Livelihoods and Resilience Adviser

Project: TOMAK (To’os ba Moris Di’ak) / Farming for Prosperity

Duration: 1 July 2022 – 30 June 2024, with an option to further extend

ARF Level: B2/B3

Location: Dili, Timor-Leste, with regular travel to municipalities

Reports to: Team Leader

Manages: 2 national technical personnel, short-term advisers, sub-contracted organisations

The To’os Ba Moris Di’ak (TOMAK) is a 10-year agricultural livelihoods program funded by the Australian Government in Timor-Leste. Its goal is to ensure rural households live more prosperous and sustainable lives.

TOMAK is seeking a long-term Agricultural Livelihoods and Resilience Adviser.

The Agricultural Livelihoods and Resilience Adviser is a key member of the TOMAK leadership team and provides technical leadership across a range of areas including agriculture/agronomy, natural resource management, climate resilience, value chain development, market strengthening and entrepreneurship, and women’s economic empowerment (WEE). Within the TOMAK program design, these themes/areas form part of a suite of layered and sequenced activities which also aim to increase rural households’ access to finance and improve dietary practices.

For more information on the position summary, duties and responsibilities, skills and experience required, please copy this link https://www.devex.com/jobs/agricultural-livelihoods-and-resilience-adviser-1007892 and download a copy of the TOR.

To apply:

For further information or to submit your application, please contact Tammy Theikdi tammy.theikdi@adamsmithinternational.com with email subject as “Agricultural Livelihoods and Resilience Adviser”.

Applications should include a cover letter which addresses the Terms of Reference and an up-to-date CV. Adam Smith International is an equal opportunity employer – women and candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications received, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Applications close COB Friday 15 July 2022.