Field Administration Officer (FAO) × 9 -Value Chain Farming Africa-Botswana

We Are Recruiting

Value Chain Farming Africa-Botswana invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the positions of;

Field Administration Officer (FAO) × 9

The above position is within the Extension Services Department

Main Purpose of the Job
Implementing and monitoring farm concept, production plans and machinery maintenance. Implementing Farm Management Systems. Conducting internal inspections. Implementing and maintaining record keeping systems. Work as farmers’ own private or personal farm manager.

Requirements:
Agriculture & Food related qualifications. Post qualification experience in a wide range of Agricultural practices and in depth knowledge of office administrative procedures will be an added advantage. All Jobs require driver’s licenses, although this may be waivered at in-take provided the incumbent will work on it within the first 3 months. For District Administrator a Business Related Qualification will be an alternative or added advantage based on incumbent’s competences.

Competencies:
· Interpersonal relations
· Organizational, supervisory and resource management skills
· Negotiations skills
· Excellent communication, influence and impact
· Strategic orientation
· Proactive, initiative and innovation
· Managerial skills
· Positive attitude
· Understanding of Contemporary Agricultural Practices
· Understanding of Modern Agricultural Technologies
· A Knowledge of Good Agriculture Practices and requirements from different certification boards

Application Instructions
Applications should be submitted via e-mail only, attach Motivational Letter, A comprehensive Curriculum Vitae with traceable references including the last employer. Attach Educational certificates and transcripts. Applicants are advised that VCF Africa values institutional collaboration and partnerships, hence may consequentially prefer applications from non-collaborating institutions and non-regulatory offices.

Email documents to: longreachinter@gmail.com
E-Mail Subject: Position Applied and Preferred District e.g. (Field Contractor – Central)

The Executive Officer – Human Resources and Administration
Longreach International
T/A Value Chain Farming Africa – Botswana
Block 10
Gaborone
Botswana

Closing Date: 15th October 2017