Senior Agriculturist

  Afghanaid
  Afghanistan Unspecified 395
Date Posted:Apr 26, 2010
Reference:VA-2010-045
Closing Date:May 10, 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:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Afghanaid:

 

Job Summary:

Under the overall technical guidance of the Provincial Livelihood Coordinator (Agriculture) and direct supervision of the Provincial Program Manager (PPM), this position will provide technical and management support to the agriculture sector at district level. The position requires to provide day to day project support to District Agriculture Officers and extension workers in planning, implementing, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating agriculture projects under the broader poverty reduction and livelihood improvement framework at the provincial level.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Under the overall technical guidance of the Provincial Livelihood Coordinator (Agriculture) and direct supervision of the Provincial Program Manager (PPM), this position will provide technical and management support to the agriculture sector at district level. The position requires to provide day to day project support to District Agriculture Officers and extension workers in planning, implementing, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating agriculture projects under the broader poverty reduction and livelihood improvement framework at the provincial level.

Job Requirement:

You will need a bachelor’s degree in agriculture. Having master degree in related field is an advantage. You require having at least 5 years experience in the relevant fieed. You must have good communications skills in English and local languages. Knowledge of Planning, preparing guidelines, technical manual, training package, extension materials, training of trainers is essential. The post also demands commitment to Afghanaid’s mission of poverty alleviation in a suitable and equitable manner, positive attitude to work, team player, personal integrity, and self motivation as well as knowledge of personal strengths and weaknesses.

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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