Field Officer: Local NGO

Deadline: 4pm 22 November 2016

A local NGO is seeking to fill the position of Field Officer. The position is based in the rural areas and one must be willing to stay within the communities. The main objective of the project is to assist smallholder farmers improve productivity and marketing of their crops, adopt improved household nutrition and hygiene practices. The Field Officer will work closely with beneficiary farmers, conducts trainings and gives technical assistance, collects data, liaises with relevant stakeholders, and assists smallholder farmers to ensure organizational objectives are achieved.

Qualifications and requirements
At least a diploma in agriculture; at least 3 years experience in a rural based development projects; mobilizing and training farmers; excellent management of project demonstration sites; excellent inter-personal relations and communication skills; Ability to ride motorcycle is a must

To apply
Prospective candidates meeting the requirements and with demonstrated relevant experience should submit their application, electronically, by not later than 16.00hrs Tuesday 22 November 2016 to: and must clearly state the position they are applying for in the subject line.