Liaison Officer - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Location city: Nairobi, with travel to Somalia required

Location country: Kenya

Closing date: 30 Sep

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

- MSc in Environmental, Agricultural or related field

- At least 3 years working experience

- Excellent communication, presentation and information technology skills

- Pleasant personality and a team player

Language: Good written and spoken English

This Vacancy is open to male and female candidates. Qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Duration: 11 months (renewable)


Candidates meeting the above qualifications are requested to submit a covering letter quoting Vacancy Announcement No. FAO/SWALIM/02/06 along with their current/detailed Curriculum Vitae and completed FAO Personal History form (available at, photocopies of certificates, name, address and e-mail address of three referees.

E-mail is the preferred means of receipt and the application should be sent to

Envelopes should also clearly be marked ‘CONFIDENTIAL - FAO/SWALIM/02/06’.

Applications must be received by the deadline. Late applications will not be considered.

Only short listed candidates meeting all essential qualifications will be contacted.

Vacancies Contact

Operations Manager,
SWALIM office 3rd floor, Kalson Towers,
P. O. Box 1230 Village Market
Nairobi, Kenya.

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