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Consultant Edible Oil- Manufacturing


Consultant Edible Oil- Manufacturing



The  Client  is  looking for  a consultant with  deep  experience  in  the  edible  oils   manufacturing  sector.

The Consultant will critically analyze the Edible Oils Market   in Ethiopia

  1. Carry out a comprehensive  market analysis of  the  edible  Oils  Market in Ethiopia
  2. Develop a business case  for the  planned  Edible  Oils  company  that will  assure  profitability  and
  3. Develop a comprehensive structural and technical design of edible oil manufacturing refinery which would be established in Ethiopia.
  4. Based on the project’s potential, develop the report based on market survey, consultation with local and international relevant actors in the field and rigorous review of available national level documents on the sector.
  5. The consultant must conduct one-on-one interviews preferably, Key  Informant  Interviews (KII) with existing and interested investors, owners of oil-refineries/facilities, engineers, industry experts and (or) architects with previous experience in edible  Oils refinery design, seasoned agro-entrepreneurs and market analysts
  6. The Consultant  will  conduct  an  edible Oils Value  Chain  Analysis with  a view to  identifying  the  key  relationships  between  the players in  the  edible  Oils  Market in Ethiopia.

Required Skills and Experience

Academic qualification:

Language requirement: Fluent over communicating in both English and Amharic both written and verbal.


The qualification requirements for the consultant are as follows:

  • Relevant university  education including and not  limited to Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Agribusiness Management, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration or relevant subjects in any other related field
  • Minimum five (10) years of work experience in the edible oil manufacturing sector or refinery industry
  • The Consultant must  have  had  experience in  setting  up  similar facilities  in  the edible  Oil / Manufacturing sector.
  • Minimum two (5) years of experience in project design preferably with a national/international consultancy or a  Manufacturing  Project ;
  • Minimum one (2) year experience of working in a project related to specified field and has experience and knowledge of machinery fabrication, erection, installation, production and O & M (operations and management)
  • Knowledgeable in the designing & implementing structured systems and mechanisms for monitoring the edible Oils facility productivity.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the production and process management.
  • Extensive knowledge of oil seed production processes and Value Chain
  • Experience to work with a variety of stakeholders
  • Experience working and coordinating with multiple partners, work well under pressure and meet deadlines;

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their applications accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae and cover letter as a single document to, to be received on before 5:00PM on 24th January 2021 to February 05 2021, with the subject line“



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