Technical Advisor (Agro & Action Research) Belgian NGO Jobs - Iles de Paix

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Technical Advisor (Agro & Action Research) Belgian NGO Jobs - Iles de Paix

Job Title:      Technical Advisor (Agro & Action Research)

Organization: Iles de Paix

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About Us:

The Belgian NGO “Iles de Paix” (IDP) was founded 50 years ago by Dominique Pire (Nobel peace prize). The association facilitates rural development though the promotion of sustainable family farming.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Assist the country director to oversee the technical aspects of current and future programs
  • Support to partners in mastering all aspects of agricultural production techniques and designing a methodological framework for action research
  • With the support of the country director or at his request, representation of IDP

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant should preferably hold a University-level degree in direct relation with agriculture. Possession of a Post-graduate or masters’ degree in relevant field will be an added advantage
  • At least three years’ experience in development projects promoting sustainable agriculture
  • Previous experience in supporting peasant innovation processes
  • Personal interest in the agro-ecological approach
  • Computer literacy i.e. knowledge of common computer software Word, Excel

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their cover letters with a Curriculum Vitae with three referees from employers or direct supervisors to the following address: denis.hees@ug.ilesdepaix.org

Deadline: 5th September 2017

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