Senior Agriculture Specialist - Crop Agronomy and Soils

Senior Agriculture Specialist - Crop Agronomy and Soils

IFDC

Myanmar

Job Description:

IFDC is accepting qualified applications for the five-year USAID-Funded Myanmar Agri-Food Systems Activity, which will facilitate the transformation of agriculture and food systems through increasing the productivity, inclusiveness, and competitiveness of key value chains.

The Senior Agricultural Specialist – Crop Agronomy and Soils will provide leadership in identifying appropriate good agricultural practices and farming technologies for various agricultural extension systems. They will manage and support sectors and sub-sectors of agricultural, agribusiness, and value chain development project interventions.

Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in Crop Sciences, Agriculture, Agronomy, International Development, or relevant field.
  • Demonstrated technical experience leading and promoting food security, agribusiness, and cropping systems in Myanmar or in the South-Eastern Asia region including: inputs, production, research, output markets, and policy development.
  • Familiarity in promoting rural income development for smallholder farmers through market linkage development, farm production systems, and improving the food security of rural poor.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with value chain actors at all levels involved in the project while stimulating a genuine participatory process towards increasing agricultural productivity.
  • Professional fluency in written and spoken English.
  • Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Office suite.

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