Vacancies

 

Agriculture and Nutrition Field Officer – 2 positions

PACHI with support from the Canadian government through CARE Malawi is urgently looking for qualified individuals to fill 2 vacant positions tenable in Ntchisi district under the Southern Africa Nutrition Project.

The candidate should be able to:

  1. Facilitate community mobilisation meetings for the project
  2. Select and organize households into clusters supported by Care Groups
  3. Educate Care Groups on nutrition education curriculum in targeted households
  4. Organize  cooking demonstrations at open days and other events
  5. Support Care Groups to hold mass sensitization events
  6. Conduct meetings with Village Agents and Lead Farmers to create gender-inclusive Farmers Clubs
  7. Provide logistical support and technical assistance to Lead Farmers to train Farmer Clubs
  8. Hold quarterly review meetings with Lead Farmers
  9. Conduct regular planning meetings with AEDOs to coordinate extension support to demo plots and HH
  10. Train Farmer Clubs on post-harvest loss management technologies
  11. Recruit Village Agents in areas with insufficient VSLA coverage
  12. Support Lead Farmers to mobilize VSLAs to create Farmer Clubs

Experience in similar projects and ability to ride a motorcycle will be an added advantage.

Application including CV and copies of certificates not later than Wednesday the 13th of December 2017 to admin@pachimalawi.com. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.