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Field Advisor/Officer
Category: Management
Description:
  • Advising and guiding coffee farmers in best practices to drive productivity that will ensure the profitability of sustainable farming businesses.
  • Assist farmers in the development of their farms and the coordination of farm inputs and financial resources.
  • Increase farmersí productivity to drive expansion and growth in specified geographical areas.
  • Provide guidance in the practical operations of coffee farming, harvesting and processing.
  • Develop business relationships to increase and maintain farmersí satisfaction and loyalty
  • Execute regular visits with both existing and potential farmers.
  • Develop and implement models that will ensure profitability/sustainable farming.
Qualifications:
  • Associates Degree/Diploma in Agriculture with at least five (5) years experience in farm extension and business services. Experience in the coffee industry would be an asset.
  • Sound knowledge of the principles of agriculture, agronomy and agricultural economies.
  • Highly motivated and flexible.
  • Proactive, positive, confident and outgoing personality
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word/Excel
  • Ability to function effectively in a dynamic team environment
  • Must have a reliable four (4) Wheel Drive Vehicle
Deadline: February 15, 2013

Contact Information
Name: N/A
Address: Attention: Administrative Manager
P.O. Box 5682
Kingston 6
Email: mgradm2012@yahoo.com
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

Ad Post Date: 2013-01-14

 

 

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