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Singe Obi Group Limited

Agronomist

Aba, Abia, Nigeria

Development Alternatives Incorporated

Agriculture Sector Expert - Delivery Support Unit (Maiduguri)

Maiduguri, Nigeria

Development Alternatives Incorporated

Agriculture Sector Expert - Delivery Support Unit (Borno)

Borno, Nigeria

Team Ace Limited

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Fisheries & Aquaculture Officer

Ibeju-Lekki, Nigeria

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Flextree Limited

Farm Supervisor

Oyo / Abeokuta, Ogun, Nigeria

Closing: Jan 31, 2022

3 days remaining

Published: Jan 27, 2022 (1 day ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Bachelor's degree

Work experience:

2 years

Language skills:

English

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Full time

Overview

  • In this role, you will examine, research, and solve problems related to crop management, output, and quality.
  • You will also develop tailored agronomic approaches and oversee interventions on behalf of the company.
  • To be a successful agronomist, you should be focused on developing and promoting better farming practices.
  • You must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, and analytical with excellent listening, communication, and problem-solving skills.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, or a related field with a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience.
  • Further education and experience may be preferred.
  • Ability to work outside, stand, walk, kneel, and stoop for extended periods.
  • Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office and diagnostic scientific software.
  • Exceptional active listening and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
  • Sales and presentation skills.


Responsibilities

Overview

  • In this role, you will examine, research, and solve problems related to crop management, output, and quality.
  • You will also develop tailored agronomic approaches and oversee interventions on behalf of the company.
  • To be a successful agronomist, you should be focused on developing and promoting better farming practices.
  • You must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, and analytical with excellent listening, communication, and problem-solving skills.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, or a related field with a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience.
  • Further education and experience may be preferred.
  • Ability to work outside, stand, walk, kneel, and stoop for extended periods.
  • Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office and diagnostic scientific software.
  • Exceptional active listening and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
  • Sales and presentation skills.


Responsibilities

  • Developing better planting, cultivation, and harvesting techniques, improving crop yield, and solving problems for clients.
  • Researching and promoting agricultural strategies to counter the effects of changes in soil, climate, weather, and pest damage.
  • Visiting fields to collect seed, plant, and soil samples.
  • Testing samples for nutritional deficiencies, diseases, or other changes.
  • Assisting with the plant sourcing, testing, and selection.
  • Keeping detailed records regarding fields, customers, crops, and samples.
  • Generating reports and presenting findings to management, clients, or other interested parties.
  • Conducting training on products and techniques through educational presentations.
  • Managing teams of scientists while conducting field visits or laboratory work.
  • Developing planting and irrigation schedules, budgets, and timelines.


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