Male Livestock Officer- Afghan Nationals Only

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Development
  • Deadline:
    December 22, 2022

JOB DESCRIPTION

Requisition ID: req35156

Job Title: Male Livestock Officer- Afghan Nationals Only

Sector: Economic Recovery & Livelihood

Employment Category: Regular

Employment Type: Full-Time

Open to Expatriates: No

Location: Herat, Afghanistan

Job Description

 

General Duties:

  • The livelihood officer is responsible and would all aspects of livelihood sector, with the overall objective of improving the well-being of targeted communities.
  • Promote local economic recovery for livelihoods improvement, employment creation and food security of vulnerable households and communities.
  • Support inclusive economic growth with focus on creating an enabling environment to market access.
  • Developing and encouraging linkages between producer groups and other market actors (wholesaler, processors)
  • Support ERD field team and facilitate strategic decision making such as village/community selection, beneficiary selection criteria and support modalities.

Specific Duties:

  • Ensure IRC economic recovery programs are implemented using best practice tools for effective project cycle management (work plan, spending plan, procurement plan etc)
  • Provide technical and management support to ERD cash agriculture, livestock, and livelihoods programming in the targeted areas in accordance with best practice and IRC policies.
  • Participate in various field assessment and surveys including needs assessment baseline surveys and pre-post distribution surveys.
  • Ensure the implementation of the livelihoods component of the program in track with annual work plan targets time-plan and result indicators.
  • Provide support to implementation of all livelihood project activities.
  • Keep track of all technical training (agriculture, livestock, value addition and start-up grant) on weekly basis for sharing with KBH program team along with keeping tracking of all expencess.
  • Develop and provide imputes for promotional material  of beneficiaries in line with the current market need.

 

 

Qualifications

 

  • University graduated
  • 3 to 5 years relevant experience required
  • Training skills, encouraging skill, communication skill
  • Communication and reporting skills
  • Fluency in Pashto, Dari and English
  • Computer skills (including MS Word, Excel, Access, and internet) an advantage
  • Ability to work closely, professionally, and constructively with all others regardless of nationality, ethnicity, gender, religion, race, tribe, or cultural background