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 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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