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Sustainable Agricultural Information Initiative (SAII) is a regional Not for Profit development organization with over 10 years of experience in delivering agricultural development and resilience-building interventions focused on value chain development in the ASAL and other counties of Kenya. The NGO is concerned with the promotion of sustainable agricultural practices to eradicate hunger and extreme poverty by implementing innovative, enterprising and sustainable interventions that contribute to mainstreaming good agricultural practices and market-oriented approaches, generating and diversifying household incomes among smallholder farmers and enterprising youth & women enterprises, thereby contributing to the long term agenda of ensuring a food secure and a heathy nation.
SAII is currently seeking applicants to fill the position of Project Officer Reporting directly to the Project Manager/Coordinator, the Project Officer will provide leadership and oversee direct implementation and coordination of planned project activities at the site level. He/she will the key contact person at SAII’s field office and will provide guidance in all project related activities, as per the work plan. He/she will be responsible in execution of project manager’s/coordinator’s instructions and providing all the necessary feedback.
- Minimum of bachelor’s education level qualification in the fields of agriculture and/or livestock production or equivalent development fields
- Minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience in direct project implementation, coordination of donor funded projects in an NGO set up, at the field level.
- Proficiency in planning, reporting, interpersonal, communication skills
- Experience in implementing development project in dry lands/ASAL areas will be an added advantage
How To Apply
Candidates who meet the above requirements should send their CV and cover letter detailing current and expected salary as well as daytime skype or telephone contacts to firstname.lastname@example.org by C.O.B.28th June, 2019. Indicate the position being applied for as the email subject.
Sustainable Agricultural Information Initiative (SAII), is an equal opportunity employer and only shortlisted candidates, whose CVs are sent to the indicated email will be contacted.