Perform the duties of a Officer, Economic Development
Minimum Qualification : MBA / MSc
Experience Level : Executive level
Experience Length : 1 year
Title Job : Officer, Economic Development
Location : Northern Region
Supports the assessment of agricultural potential of theregion;
Collectsdata for the preparation of agriculturaldevelopment strategies;
Participatesin the Identification / conducting of economic or financial analysis ofprojects;
Collectsdata for the development of profiles of potential private sectoropportunities in the region;
Supportsin development / maintenance of a data base of private sector business / venturesin the region;
Supports the implementation ofnational / regional programmes in agricultural and private sector development;
Participatesin the identification of infrastructuralneeds of the region;
Collatesdata and support the creation / maintenance of an electronic database on economic andprivate sector development activities in the region;
Collect and provide data for the preparation of progress reports
A minimum of a Master’s Degree from an accreditedtertiary institution in any of the following fields : Agriculture; NaturalResource;
Management; Business administration or any otherrelated field;
A minimum of one (1)year post-bachelor’s relevant work experience in a reputable institution
Knowledgein agricultural value chain development;
Private Sector Engagement and Resource mobilization skills;
Commercialoriented agriculture programming skills;
Relevantknowledge in ICT applications skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.);
Communication, Presentation and report writing skills.
Capacity to inspire, motivate, initiate and team player;
Good project management skills;
High integrity withstrong ethics.
Interested applicantsshould submit the following documents to the address below not later than oneweek after publication of this notice.
DetailedCurriculum Vitae, stating current and latest posts (WITH DATES) as well assummary of key job responsibilities;
Applicationletter (stating the position applied for) to the address below;
Certifiedphotocopies of relevant certificates of highest academic qualifications, as well as national service certificate(if applicable);
Names,e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of three (3) Referees (work-related);
Personalcontact telephone numbers and e-mail addresses.