Agricultural Coordinator Takhar

  Mission East
  Afghanistan Unspecified 979
Date Posted:Mar 17, 2010
Reference:METAL009
Closing Date:Mar 24, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Agriculture
Nationality:International
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Mission East:

 

Job Summary:

Implementation of agricultural activities of Mission East in Takhar province.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Maintain timely implementation and monitoring of Mission East agriculturally-related projects
* Collect and analyse data professionally on agricultural needs in districts in Takhar Province, where Mission East is operating.
* Submit regularly written reports on Monitoring and Evaluation of Mission East projects - including written reports in English and Dari – as requested by Provincial Project Manager (PPM) and Community Development Advisor (CDA).
* Take responsibility for coordinating projects’ implementation and for training staff for agricultural projects.
* Represent Mission East at regional agricultural coordination meetings, as requested by PPM.
* Contribute to strategic program development to improve rural livelihood and social institution, and common property resource management.
* Assist in designing project proposals for rural development, as requested by PPM
* Assist Mission East senior management with various tasks, as necessary.
* Work and behave in accordance with the procedures and guidelines stipulated in the “Mission East Field Security Manual.”
* Act in a professional and appropriate manner at all times.

Job Requirement:

Qualifications: Preferably at lease, university level in such as Agriculture, Social Development and Environment.
* An ideal candidate will have a solid background - at least five years work in agriculture or related sector.
* Experience working in NGOfor rural development projects and staff management is a strong asset.
* Strong reporting skill by MS office (Word and Excel)
* Willingness to travel to field (villages) is essential
* Good communication skill written and oral, including email
* Fluent in English (written and spoken)

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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