CAB International (Regional Centre Pakistan) CAB International (Regional Centre Pakistan)
Agricultural Project Staff
CAB International (Regional Centre Pakistan)
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Posted date 29th April, 2021 Last date to apply 6th May, 2021
Country Pakistan Locations Tando Allayar (Sindh)
Job Category Project Management
Salary As per budget
Job Type Contractual Positions 3

Job Description:

THE ROLE

Job title: Project Region Coordinator 

Salary: 70,000 PKR Gross          

HAY BAND:   4         

Reporting to: Project Manager  

Direct reports: Producer Unit Managers

Key peer group: Project Team

Location:  Tando Allahyar/Matiari/Sanghar/Mirpurkhas/Umerkot

Key accountabilities:

  • Work under the guidance and supervision of Project Manager and Technical Trainings Specialist.
  • Prepare the detailed plan for implementation of Better Cotton Standard System (BCSS) as per approved KPIs of the project.
  • Capacity building of field staff including Producer Unit Managers, Field Facilitators, Women Trainers and Women Village Trainers for implementation of Better Cotton Standard System (BCSS) and Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) at project level.
  • Ensure the achievement of KPIs settled for the project in terms of number of farmers trained, qualified cotton acreage and tonnage of seed cotton production with the help of field team.
  • Ensure the most possible effective and efficient utilization of activity wise allocated budget available in project to perform the approved activities.
  • Ensure the on time collection, credibility and quality of all types of data as with required parameters by organization/ donor including lists of farmers, workers (male and female), Result Indicator data, utilization reports etc.
  • To produce the success stories, blogs and activity details as the result of introduced interventions.
  • Develop and implement a roadmap for the sustainability of interventions/Producer Units in the project.
  • To carryout monitoring and evaluation activities while visiting the sites and conducting the review and feedback sessions at office and to ensure the implementation of Corrective Actions in their true spirit.
  •  Ensure the necessary documentation and trainings record maintenance at project level.
  • Develop the cotton farmer’s guidance material for Better Cotton production.
  • Prepare and submit all types of reports including activity, monthly highlight, and quarterly, mid-term and end year reports as required by organization/ donor with in the given timelines.
  • Facilitate and support to the team (Producer Unit Managers, Women Trainer/Women Village Trainer and Field Facilitators) to perform the project activities effectively and efficiently.
  • Conduct the Credibility Checks for Producer Units on behalf of Implementing Partner and reports preparations.
  • Coordinate and facilitate the conduction of shadow Self-Assessment, BCI, 3rd party verifications process.
  • Organize and conduct meetings, workshops, seminars, visits, and briefings as and when required.
  • Any other assignments required for satisfactory completion of the key role requirements.

Education

  • Candidates should have earned at least M.Sc. (Hons) degree in Agriculture or a related field.
 

THE ROLE

Job title: IT cum Data Management Assistant

Salary: 30,000 PKR (Gross)       

HAY BAND:   2         

Reporting to: Project Manager  

Key peer group: Project Team

Location:  Tando Allahyar (With Frequent Travel to Project Sites)

Key accountabilities:

  • Work under the guidance and supervision of Project Manager and Technical Training Specialist and in close coordination with region coordinators, project team.
  • Develop the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) based tools and capacity building material for Producer Unit staff and farmers regarding Better Cotton Production Principles Criteria, Crop Production Technology and Decent Work.
  • Prepare the video clips and pictographic material for orientation and capacities enhancement of less educated people.
  • Develop the application (mobile and web) for input data record and training activities at farm.
  • Any other assignments required for satisfactory completion of the key role requirements.

Education

Candidates should have relevant degree preferably in IT.

THE ROLE

Job title: Entomologist   

Salary: 66,000/-  PKR (Gross)    

HAY BAND:   3         

Reporting to: Project Manager  

Key peer group: Project Team

Location:  Project Sites

Key accountabilities:

  • Work under the guidance and supervision of Project Manager
  • Responsible for overall management of Biological control laboratories established at different sites.
  • Responsible for coordination between NEFRs and biological control laboratories for establishment of different natural enemies of targeted crops.
  • Responsible for mass rearing of beneficial insects for the support to main NEFRs.
  • Update the performance based progress to project Manager and biocontrol specialist
  • To manage the associated staff at biological control laboratories.
  • Data collection on predators / Parasitoids / Insect Pest and technical report writing
  • Assist the NEFR Specialist and capacity building specialist in execution of training program
  • Support project technical team in organizing field days, workshops and overall project projections.
  • Develop manuals / leaflet / brochures with the support of NEFR specialist and Communication Development specialist.
  • Coordinating project level events, trainings and field days as necessary.
  • Record keeping of project activities (Technical/Financial/administration/training etc).
  • Timely submission of accounts, expense summaries, timesheets for field staff.
  • Good computer and IT Skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, Self-motivated, an enthusiastic team player.

Education 

  • M.Sc. (Agri.) Hons with specialization in Entomology

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Interested candidates can apply through our online recruitment portal at www.cabi.org/careers Last date for receiving of applications is 6th May 2021. Detail job profile is available at website. 

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