Scaling & Innovation Expert/Senior Expert Job at International Livestock Research Institute

Scaling & Innovation Expert/Senior Expert Job at International Livestock Research Institute… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at International Livestock Research Institute.


The International Livestock Research Institute is an international agricultural research institute based in Nairobi, Kenya, and founded in 1994 It is a member of the CGIAR and focuses its research on building sustainable livestock pathways out of poverty in low-income countries.


  • Coordinate overall implementation of the scaling efforts (all tracks) provided to CGIAR Initiatives where ILRI plays a key role.
  • Contribute to monitoring and evaluation of the scaling efforts, including supporting possible synergies across the Initiatives.
  • Lead activities to ensure high-quality delivery of scaling and innovation services.
  • Support the development of a proposal to mobilize resources for innovation and scaling activities of the selected CGIAR initiatives.
  • Update/establish workflows operationalized in the ILRI scaling framework.
  • Support initiative leads and ILRI Impact at Scale ([email protected]) program leader in engaging with ILRI management, CGIAR units and initiatives and other key stakeholders on scaling topics.
  • Establish and maintain productive relations with CGIAR research and innovation managers.


  • Master’s degree in administrative and Business Sciences, Social Sciences, or Humanities. PhD in a relevant area is a plus.
  • Project Management Certification is a plus.
  • Minimum of 7 years (expert) or 10 years (senior expert) professional experience in scaling, project management, stakeholder, or innovation management.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and network skills.
  • Experience in Africa or Asia in agricultural settings.
  • Excellent writing skills in English.
  • Strong digital skills, including proficiency in presentation, project management and collaboration tools.

How to Apply

Interested and suitable applicants should CLICK HERE to apply.

Application Deadline: 25th November 2021.


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