Agriculture Officer

ISAP is a not-for-profit Non-Government Organization working towards economically empowering resource-poor people through market-based approach founded in May 2013. Our activities consistently improve the ability of target populations to begin and grow businesses, participate in profitable value chain, and access finance.

ISAP is currently implementing Project for Improving Water Access and Agriculture Income (PIWAAI) in Sindhupalchok District. The 3-year project is jointly being implemented by Institution for Suitable Actions for Prosperity (ISAP) and Peace Winds Japan (PWJ) with the funding support from Ministry of Foreign Affairs Japan (MOFA). The major objective of the project is to improve the living standards of the rural population of Sindhupalchok district by reducing the water fetching time through construction of water supply schemes and increasing agriculture income through fresh vegetable production and marketing. In August 2021, the first year of the project has been completed reaching 800 farmers from 28 Farmers’ Groups in Melamchi Municipality, Sunkoshi Rural Municipality and Balefi Rural Municipality. The project has also completed construction of 3 Water Supply Schemes in Balefi Rural Municipality benefitting 97 households with improved access to potable drinking water.
ISAP is a not-for-profit Non-Government Organization working towards economically empowering resource-poor people through market-based approach founded in May 2013. Our activities consistently improve the ability of target populations to begin and grow businesses, participate in profitable value chain, and access finance.

ISAP is currently implementing Project for Improving Water Access and Agriculture Income (PIWAAI) in Sindhupalchok District. The 3-year project is jointly being implemented …

Agriculture Officer

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Basic Job Information

Job Category : General Mgmt. / Administration / Operations
Job Level : Mid Level
No. of Vacancy/s : [ 1 ]
Employment Type : Contract
Job Location : Central Office, Kathmandu with frequent site visit
Offered Salary : Negotiable
Apply Before(Deadline) : Jul. 09, 2021 23:55 (12 months ago)

Job Specification

Education Level : Bachelor
Experience Required : More than or equals to 1 year
Professional Skill Required : Communication Leadership Multitasking Time Management
Other Specification
  • BSc. Agriculture from a recognized university with at least one year of work experience in similar position
  • Applicant must be willing to travel to remote areas
  • Applicant must be a good team player
  • Two-Wheeler driving license will be an added advantage

Job Description

Contract Period: Initially one year with possibility of extension
Reports to: Executive Director, Project Team Leader and Assigned Line Manager

The position holder will be responsible for the following: 

  • Assist Project Team Leader and District Agriculture Coordinator in carrying out day to day activities in the project areas
  • Provide technical backstopping to the beneficiary groups
  • Take charge of procurement and delivery of agriculture input supplies
  • Coordination with vendors and other relevant stakeholders
  • Facilitate workshops and training as per the planned activity guideline
  • Coordination with District Agriculture Coordinator and ensure efficient flow of information Compilation and Preparation of Activity Reports
  • between Central Office and District Team
  • Maintenance of Project Stock Book
  • Other duties as required by the organization

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