Agricultural Development Assistant Job in Nairobi, Kenya 2021
Career Employment Kenya: Agricultural Development Assistant Job in Nairobi, Kenya 2021
Job Description: Today Recruitment Kenya

Job Title: Agricultural Development Assistant

Reports to: Agriculture development manager

Industry: Agriculture Hub project- under Oil and Gas industry

Location: Nairobi

Overall Purpose of the Job: Assist the Agriculture development manager with the management of green initiatives of eni Kenya B.V.

Cross Functional Interaction & Responsibilities

Works together with the agriculture development manager to ensure compliance and coordination agriculture development activities

Main Responsibilities

  • Support the manager in defining the environmental and geo-pedological characteristics for the development of vegetable oil production initiatives (bio feedstock).
  • Support the analysis of local agricultural contexts in the country and agricultural production systems in rural areas.
  • Support in the identification and implementation of the most appropriate intervention models for vertical integration projects in bio feedstock chains.
  • Support other company initiatives (environmental awareness, communications campaigns, local content, etc.) which contribute to agriculture development as requested.
  • Stakeholder relations skills, with particular reference to local communities.
  • General Management tasks.
  • Any other duty that may be assigned from time to time.

Job Requirement and Qualifications

  • Candidate should have degree in Agricultural Sciences, Environmental Engineering or Natural Sciences. or the relevant qualifications or any other relevant field.
  • Minimum experience of 3 years in a similar role or field.
  • Experience in agricultural and agroforestry development projects, analysis of existing supply chains and production potential of agricultural biomass also for industrial use.
  • Ability to design and manage large-scale agricultural and agroforestry interventions.
  • Knowledge of agricultural and agro-forestry production systems, with particular reference to contract farming mechanisms and/or agro-industrial initiatives
  • Interpersonal skills, teamworking and management coordination.
  • Candidate needs to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Candidate should have a network of relevant contacts to assist in job performance.
  • Candidate needs to be proficient in Ms Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

How to Apply

To apply, send your CV only to applications@flexi-personnel.com before 15th November 2021.

Clearly indicate the exact position (Agricultural development Assistant) applied for and your minimum salary expectation on the subject line.

NB: Flexi Personnel does not charge candidates for job placement.

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