Agricultural Development Assistant Jobs in Kenya

Agricultural Development Assistant Jobs in Kenya

Overall Purpose of the Job:

  • Assist the Agriculture development manager with the management of green initiatives of eni Kenya B.V.

  • Immediate Supervisor: Agriculture development manager

  • Cross Functional Interaction & Responsibilities: Works together with the agriculture development manager to ensure compliance and coordination agriculture development activities.

    Principal Accountabilities

  • Support the manager in defining the environmental and geo-pedological characteristics for the development of vegetable oil production initiatives (bio feedstock).

  • Support the analysis of local agricultural contexts in the country and agricultural production systems in rural areas.

  • Support in the identification and implementation of the most appropriate intervention models for vertical integration projects in bio feedstock chains.

  • Support other company initiatives (environmental awareness, communications campaigns, local content, etc.) which contribute to agriculture development as requested.

  • Stakeholder relations skills, with particular reference to local communities.

  • General Management tasks.

  • Any other duty that may be assigned from time to time.

    Candidate Profile

  • Candidate should have degree in Agricultural Sciences, Environmental Engineering or Natural Sciences. or the relevant qualifications or any other relevant field.

  • Minimum experience of 3 years in a similar role or field.

  • Experience in agricultural and agroforestry development projects, analysis of existing supply chains
    and production potential of agricultural biomass also for industrial use.

  • Ability to design and manage large-scale agricultural and agroforestry interventions.

  • Knowledge of agricultural and agro-forestry production systems, with particular reference to contract farming mechanisms and/or agro-industrial initiatives

  • Interpersonal skills, teamworking and management coordination.

  • Candidate needs to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Candidate should have a network of relevant contacts to assist in job performance.

  • Candidate needs to be proficient in Ms Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

    How to Apply

  • To apply, send your CV only to

  • on or before 10th September 2021.

  • Clearly indicate the exact position (Agricultural development Assistant) applied for and your minimum salary expectation on the subject line.

  • NB: Flexi Personnel does not charge candidates for job placements.

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