District Coordinator (Agriculture)

About the Position
Institution for Suitable Actions for Prosperity (ISAP) is implementing Small Agro-Farmers Income Improvement Project (SAFII) with the goal of improving living standards of small land holding farmers who live along the Dolalghat-Chautara Road Corridor in Sindhupalchowk District through fresh vegetable production and sale. SAFII works with farmers to improve their skills and knowledge, to introduce new technology (such as plastic house plantation, improved seed varieties, rain-water harvesting ponds), and to develop market systems to improve backward and forward linkages in the value chain.

ISAP is currently seeking a suitable candidate for District Coordinator (Agriculture) for SAFII project who would be based in our site office- Sindupalchowk. The candidate should have a Master's degree in Agriculture with 3 years of experience or a Bachelor's degree with 5 years of work experience in the similar position and a sound knowledge and understanding of agriculture sector. The candidates should have strong willingness to travel project areas and beyond depending on the situation.He/She should have an excellent communication, presentation and reporting skills as well as motor-cycle driving licence.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 23, 2019. 11:55 PM NST.

About the Organization
ISAP is an NGO working towards economically empowering resource-poor people through market-based approach founded in May 2013. Our activities consistently improve the ability of target populations to begin and grow businesses, participate in profitable value chains and access finance. Visit our website for more information: www.isap.org.np
Roles and Responsibilities
• Assist, support and manage all aspects of project planning, development and implementation for range of projects, including developing project plans, coordinating resources, managing budgets, meeting reporting requirement and support project related activities to ensure project outcomes are achieved on time, budget, to quality standards and within agreed scope.
• Establish and maintain stakeholder’s relationships through effective communication, negotiation and issues management to engage stakeholders and ensure project deliverable are met.
• Provide technical guidance to farmer groups during the implementation of the project.
• Take responsibilities in organizing meetings and events.
• Takes care of administrative duties in the site office and liaises on these with head office.
• Monitor and evaluate project activities in site day by day and report to the project coordinator.
• Provide advice and information to farmer groups/ stakeholders on emerging project issues.
• Prepare daily work schedule to implement project in effective manner.
• Carries out monitoring of the use of project resources.
• Report to Project Team Leader if any technical issue arises during the implementation of the project.
Required Skills and Qualification
We are looking for candidates who are fluent at spoken and written English and Nepali.

The candidate should have an ability and willingness to travel in the project region in a motor cycle

The candidate should have Bachelor's degree in agriculture with five years of experience or a masters degree in agriculture with minimum three years of experience. The candidate would ideally have a good understanding and a practical experience of agriculture sector.

The candidate should have an excellent skills in personnel management and in team building and promoting team spirit.

The candidate would ideally be detail oriented, versatile and self-initiating.

We expect our candidates to have an excellent command over MS- office.

He/She should be highly organised and be able to meet tight deadlines.

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