Agriculture and Marketing Officer

ADRA Nepal

ADRA serves in more than 130 countries to bring long-term development programs and immediate emergency response to communities through a network of global offices. Since 1987 ADRA Nepal has operated portfolios in the Health, Economic Development and Livelihood, Education, and Disaster Risk Management sectors.

Job Information

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    Duty Station Rolpa ,Pyuthan
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 3+ years
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    Job Category Development & Project,Marketing
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Aug 03, 2022

Job Description

ADRA serves in more than 118 countries to bring long-term development programs and immediate emergency response to communities through a network of global offices. Since 1987 ADRA Nepal has operated portfolios in the Health, Economic Development and Livelihood, Education, and Disaster Risk Management sectors.

ADRA Nepal invites applications from qualified and experienced Nepalese Citizens for the following position.

1. Agriculture and Marketing Officer- One Position

Station: based in Rolpa district’s project office with frequent field travel to Pyuthan field office and project sites

Agriculture and Marketing Officer will support partner staffs for the implementation of Australian Government DFAT funded agriculture and livestock-based enterprise focused livelihood project of ADRA Nepal. He/she is required to design gender-sensitive agricultural extension activities including livestock development, coordinate and mobilize partners’ Agriculture Technicians and Livestock Technicians in preparing detail action plans, mobilization schedules, conduct technical trainings and workshops at field level, developing business modules, agriculture related IEC materials & training manuals. He/she is also responsible for identification of potential food security and livelihood opportunities at local level, market linkage, cooperative establishment/strengthening, collection center establishment/strengthening and coordination/collaboration with different stakeholders at local level. He/she will also be responsible for monitoring of the project activities at the field and provide timely feedbacks to the supervisor while supporting in preparation of project reports.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture field; minimum 3 years working experience in implementing agriculture and food security related projects at field level; preferably with INGOs or reputed NGOs; experience in handling of agriculture and livestock-based livelihood projects will be added value; willing to work within a team and independently; team player who can develop strong collaborative relations across the partners, communities and government/nongovernment stakeholders at field level ; demonstrated ability to motivate and inspire field staffs, partners and other stakeholders with diverse backgrounds; advance computer skills in word processing, spreadsheets and presentations; good listener and communicator.

How to Apply

“ADRA is a Child Safe Organization with zero tolerance on Child abuse and screens applicants for suitability to work with children.”

Suitable candidates are encouraged to submit their application on this link https://adra.formalto.app/CHIcRGpt9b , applications must be submitted no later than 11 August 2022.

The detail Job Description is available at ADRA Nepal’s webpage http://adranepal.org/?p=3623

ADRA is an equal opportunity employer.”

Only short-listed candidates will be called for further screening process.

ADRA Nepal reserves the right to accept or reject applications during screening process.

Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.