WUZDA Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organization based in Tamale, is looking to recruit a competent and highly disciplined individual as Programme Officer in charge of Agronomics.
WUZDA Ghana is dedicated to working to improve the lives and economic well-being of the rural farmer through drip irrigation technology and the management and preservation of water to enhance the farm value chain for market improvements.
The Programme Officer in charge of Agronomics must be able to prepare self-explanatory and activity – oriented work plan for project implementation.
<strong>Requirements of Applicants</strong>
Master’s degree holder in any Agriculture – related field, especially, in Agribusiness and Value Chain Technology.
Age range: 30 – 45 years.
Working Experience: Minimum of 3 years’ experience in same or similar position in either a public or private institution.
For a first degree or Diploma holder in the same filed, especially from an Agricultural College, must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in practice.
Must be a team player and be able to work under pressure with limited or no supervision.
Must speak and write English accurately for reporting, in addition to Dagbani or Mampruli and Gonja or Hausa.
Must have skills to prepare participatory planning, reports, monitoring and evaluation frameworks, data gathering, analysis and processing tools and be able to implement same to meet deadlines.
Must be able to ride a motorbike to communities to execute assignments.
Must be familiar with MS word, Excel, power point and other basic office software to perform duties timely and effectively.
Knowledge in food security and agricultural technologies as well as familiarity with the climate change management approaches is essential to this portfolio.
<strong>How to apply:</strong><em>
Send CV, cover letter with academic certificate(s) and other relevant documentation addressed to ‘The Programme Manager’, submitted at the front desk of WUZDA Ghana Offices, Kakpagyili residential area, Adjacent chief (Guma-Naa) palace Tamale. Find our offices through digital address: NT 0147 – 8542.
For further information, call 0243669976/ 0507199923.</em>
<em><strong>Deadline for submission of application is 17:00 GMT, 16th June, 2020.</strong>
<strong>Note:</strong> Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview. Applications sent via email will not be considered. Make sure after submission of application at the front desk, you sign with front desk personnel and indicate the date of submission.