Agro-Investment Corporation, the Agricultural Investment Facilitation entity of the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, invites suitable qualified persons to fill the post.
The incumbent is responsible for assisting potential investors in identifying and developing feasible agribusiness ideas and preparing project documents to take their projects to fruition.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Prepare business plans, implementation plans and project proposals on behalf of approved investors, for submission to institutions that could provide loan, grant or venture capital funding.
Prepare Concept Papers and Business Cases to generate stakeholder interest.
Provide business counseling and investment advice to enable agri-businesses.
Conduct financial analyses to determine the financial standing of investors/investor entities and the profit potential.
Establish and help maintain linkages and strategic alliances between investors and stakeholder agencies, and other service providers.
Monitor and evaluate the performance of investment projects to ensure that established targets are met.
High level of integrity, professionalism and confidentiality.
Excellent leadership, team building, networking and relationshipbuilding
Strong problem solving and attention to detail skills.
Excellent oral and written communication as well as presentation skills.
Good organizational and time management skills.
Proficiency in conducting financial analyses.
Sound knowledge of marketing.
Expert knowledge of Jamaicas Agricultural Sector.