6 International Partnership and Trade Officers Jobs at Community Forests Pemba (CFP)

6 New Jobs at Community Forests Pemba (CFP) – International Partnership and Trade Officers

Position: International Partnership and Trade Officer (6 Posts)

Organization: Community Forests Pemba

Department: Technical (Value Addition and Enterprise)

Location: Stone Town, Unguja Island, Zanzibar – Tanzania

Reports to: CFI Executive Director and CFP Executive Director

Details: Full-time, 1-year renewable contract

Salary: 33,000 EUR

Deadline to apply: This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

The International Partnership and Trade Officer will play a significant leadership role in helping grow the ethical and climate-smart horticulture trade in Zanzibar by building on existing partnerships and developing new relationships to increase overall investment and positive impact.

As a key local focal point and liaison based full-time on the main island of Unguja, Zanzibar, the International Partnership and Trade Officer will work alongside an international executive team and local technical staff to implement a multi-year project funded by the European Union while pursuing additional complementary growth opportunities for the organization.


  • At least 5 years of professional experience in a similar role.
  • Degree or diploma in business, marketing, or a related field with preference given to relevant horticulture, sales, or trade focus.
  • Demonstrated entrepreneurship is a strong asset to this role. 

Core Competencies

  • Relationship Building. Ability to engage and negotiate with a wide range of stakeholders to secure beneficially lasting partnerships.
  • Communication. Effectively explain complex concepts in simple, clear language and accurately interpret the ideas, information, and needs of others.
  • Accountability. Holds self and others accountable for all decisions and interpersonal relationships while following through on commitments and focusing on those activities that have the greatest positive impact.
  • Drive. Possess a high level of self-motivation and ability to work independently to accomplish critical tasks on deadline.
  • Innovation and creative problem-solving. Ability to develop new and better ideas or solutions that result in the improvement of team performance or outcomes.

Technical Skills

  • Proficiency in digital applications including but not limited to Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English, with additional fluencies in other European languages and/or Swahili is an asset.
  • Financial budgeting, forecasting, and tracking.
  • Project design and management.
  • Sales, marketing, and communications. 


  • Citizen or resident of the European Union, and/or ability to demonstrate freedom to travel between Tanzania and European Union member states to conduct work.
  • No criminal record.

For the full job description, please click here: International Partnership & Trade Officer.

Method of Application
Please send a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae (CV) outlining your experience as it relates to this job description to jobs@forestsinternational.org with the subject heading International Partnership & Trade Officer.

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