TechnoServe (TNS) is a not for profit economic development firm focused for the last forty years on creating business solutions to fight poverty. We work closely with rural and urbanizing women and men in developing countries to build enterprises that generate income, create livelihood opportunities and fuel economic growth. We are headquartered in the United States and operate in more than 30 countries. TechnoServe has been active in India since 2007. Our team members are mostly from top tier organizations and have made a conscious decision to serve the poor with an aspiration to make a sustainable difference. More information can be found at www.technoserve.org
We are looking to hire professional trainers to assist and support in implementation of one of our projects that aims at training and capacity building of senior management and members of Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs).
Title: Training Specialist
Description: The Training Specialist will work with the rest of the project team in developing content as well as training material for the FPO project. The Training Specialist will work closely with our financial experts, market linkage experts, value chain experts and other project team members in developing relevant and high quality training content. The Training Specialist will also have to hold training sessions for FPO management and aid in capacity building of the members. The Training Specialist will be required to do extensive travelling and will be required to interact with our TNS global training specialists on latest training content and material.
Preferably Post Graduate in Agribusiness/Development/Business/Economics
Candidate should have at least 5 years of relevant experience in planning and implementing training programs preferably for senior management of NGO/FPO/Enterprise. Developing curriculum and undertaking training will be an important requirement.
Should possess excellent analytical skills with demonstrated ability to undertake field research and synthesize data
Candidate should have excellent communication skills (oral as well as written) and should be proficient in MS power point, MS word and MS excel
Demonstrated ability to work in a team
The candidate should be flexible to travel as and when required.