Job: Markets Intervention Manager

Are you an analytical and strategic thinker with experience in private sector development and M4P? Do you have a strong private sector mindset, knowledge of market development, and the drive to design and implement solutions to market constraints? Do you have a desire to contribute to real change that will create jobs, raise incomes and benefit tens of thousands of people for the long-term?

The Forestry Development Trust (FDT) is recruiting a Markets Intervention Manager to join the Management Team and lead the Trust’s Markets component that targets the portion of the value chain focused on the sale and processing of standing trees into high-value wood products.
Person Specification

The successful candidate will help define and shape strategic direction; oversee implementation delivery; provide leadership, mentoring and coaching to the team; and manage the resources of the component. They will line-manage the other members of the Markets component and build strong working relationships with the Strategy, Monitoring and Learning team, as well as the other Trust components. Externally, the candidate will forge and strengthen relationships with a wide range of public and private sector players, including through engagement with FDT’s Advisory Panel.

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The closing date for completed applications is 19th March 2018. Candidates are advised to submit CVs as early as possible.