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Sasakawa Africa Association   |   Kampala, Uganda   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

Held Training Officers

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Project, program management
  • Experienced (senior worker)
  • Full Time
  • Temporary
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Job Summary

The Officers will assist the Project Coordinator in the implementation of the Project along the Value Chain.


Send by E-mail an application letter, a CV with names of 3 referees and scanned copies of relevant academic credentials


Responsibilities

  1. Strengthen the capacity of farmer based organizations (FBOs) in organizational management and leadership;
  2. Guide development of viable commodity business plans and work plans among FOs
  3. Strengthen the savings and loan schemes (VSLAs) among F0s and monitor their performance
  4. Prepare training materials, modules with translation in local language on Good Agricultural practices including but not limited to: (i) Agronomy, ii) Post-Harvest Handling, m) Public-Private Partnerships and Market Access
  5. Train farmer groups in agronomy, postharvest handling and agribusiness/farming as a business
  6. Ensure balanced and gender-responsive participation of stake holder in all activities
  7. Lead farmers, extension agents in the project area by organizing field demonstrations and practical sessions to gain practical skills


General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Temporary
Job type: Full Time
Location: Kampala
Area of work: Project, program management
Seniority: Experienced (senior worker)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 3 years
Required skills: Project monitoring and evaluation (M&E); Operative planning; Training delivery; Project implementation; Agriculture and natural resources
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Sasakawa Africa Association

Non-profit, social workCompany size: 1000+ people

SAA/SG200 is a non-profit non-governmental international organization that promotes demonstration and widespread adoption of improved pre and post-production agricultural technologies for smallholder farmers in Uganda in collaboration with relevant government institutions farmers' organizations and the private sector.


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