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Field Officer

Kutoka Ardhini
Thika, Kenya

Salary range: KSh25,000 - KSh35,000 | Contract type: Permanent

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Job Summary

Kutoka Ardhini believes in the power of agriculture to unlock
hidden and underutilized potential and earning power in small-holder farming
communities. We believe in empowering farmers to produce raw material
inputs for domestic and international markets and provide technical, financial,
and market support to small-holder farmers throughout Kenya within the
vegetable and essential oil value chains.This position of Field Officer will report to the Thika Field Supervisor and will manage a portfolio of avocado, macadamia nut farmers in the Thika region. Field Officers work daily in the field offering agricultural advice to farmers, coordinate recruitment and harvesting operations, and assist the team in implementing and maintaining international quality standards in organic agriculture and Fair Trade/Fair-for-Life categories.

Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Recruit, mobilize, and maintain a portfolio of farming partners
  • Prequalify and register interested farmers with your supervisor to expand the farmer portfolio and support company growth
  • Issue contracts to farmers and inform them of company requirements and activities
  • Help farmers understand the various requirements and expectations for international certifications and compliance
  • Capture demographic data and daily agricultural activities in the company IT platform using a smartphone
  • Organize group farmer meetings and trainings
  • Give technical training and advice to farmers within your portfolio
  • Meet monthly targets and performance indicators as required 
  • Work closely with the finance department to issue timely and accurate harvest payments and records
  • Maintain a strict quality control on products being purchased in the field and delivered to the production sites
  • Conduct internal inspections for various international certifications


Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 12 months
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

Mandatory attachments

Please have a scan or photo of these documents ready when you start the application:

Self-prepared CV file - the employer wants to see a CV that you have prepared yourself

Compensation

Salary range: KSh25,000 - KSh35,000
Quarterly bonuses are issued based on clear performance metrics after probation period


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