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Nursery worker in TanzaniaVacancy at FDT: Markets Manager 

The Trust is seeking top-level candidates to fill a key role within the Markets and Policy Component working on commercial forestry markets. The Trust’s work on markets seeks to engage and mobilise diverse commercial forestry sector players to enhance sector and business competitiveness, inclusiveness and resilience, with a particular focus on investors, plantation and processor companies, and supporting service industry players.  Key areas of focus include small grower marketing, industry coordination and spatial planning tools. The position includes a focus on developing and piloting interventions that will increase growers’ incomes at harvest through strengthened market linkages (e.g. market information, valuation, marketing, aggregation); exploring innovative business models and new services; and developing tools that can enhance the functioning of wood markets.

This is a rewarding opportunity to join an independent Tanzanian institution with a long-term outlook for developing the commercial forestry sector. Become part of a dynamic, innovative team committed to enhancing the long-term competitiveness of the sector, improving the incomes of small-scale tree growers and wood-based enterprises, and building long-term institutional resilience.

The full job profile can be found here

To apply for this post, please complete the following information:

  • An up-to-date curriculum vitae/resume (of no more than 2-3 pages)
  • A detailed statement (of no more than 2 pages) explaining why you are interested in this post with FDT and how your skills and experience make you suitable.

The above information should be sent to the HR Manager by email

Please indicate which post you are applying for in subject line, e.g. Application – Markets Manager.


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