Market Systems Diagnostic Study Consultant, Ghana


Since 1963 and in 148 countries, ACDI/VOCA has empowered people in developing and transitional nations to succeed in the global economy. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA is a nonprofit international development organization that designs and delivers technical and management solutions in agriculture, economic growth, and resilience to promote economic prosperity and social inclusion.

Market Systems Diagnostic Study Consultant, Ghana

ACDI/VOCA is seeking a consultant(s)/firm to complete a market systems diagnostic study to inform proposal development for the anticipated USAID Market Systems and Resilience Activity in Ghana. The activity will facilitate the development of a competitive market space that is inclusive, resilient and sustainable in the provision of goods and services demanded by actors.

The consultant/firm will support data collection for a planned market systems and resilience diagnostic study to better understand the agricultural market system in Northern Ghana. Estimated LOE for this assignment is 20 days and is expected to take place in Tamale, Ghana.


  • Participate in training from ACDI/VOCA staff on diagnostic tool use;
  • Administer survey and conduct key informant interviews as identified by ACDI/VOCA;
  • Collect quantitative data;
  • Record and transcribe data in preparation for analysis at the home office;
  • Coordinate closely with ACDI/VOCA headquarters and field technical staff to obtain information, arrange logistics, and discuss findings and final deliverables


  • Experience in leading quantitative and qualitative surveys using best practices, possess an understanding of research design;
  • Experience conducting assessments/evaluations;
  • Experience in collecting qualitative and quantitative data collection;
  • Experience working with international development programs or academia; and
  • Fluent in English (required) and local languages spoken in northern Ghana

Please email your CV or expression of interest (outline firm’s personnel, capabilities, and relevant past projects) to No phone calls please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people from diverse groups are encouraged to apply.

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