Nigeria is looking for a high-performance, creative and individual managing to join a flexible team as a Project-Associate to support the new activities of the PAD, supporting multiple projects, including appropriate agricultural government and other key partner agencies for development.
You will work in a nonclassified group and have the opportunity to work closely with PAD staff and make a new contribution to Precision Agriculture for Development (PAD) programs that test new ideas, measure their effects, and measure them.
The staff member of the project is responsible for the ongoing support of PAD’s activities in Nigeria.
Project staff will report to the Nigerian Research and Operations Manager and work with the appropriate program manager and director of new programs.
The position will be located in Abuja, Nigeria and will be a temporary homework location due to the current COVID-19 epidemic.
If this can be done safely, the location can be found at the PAD office headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria and frequent Nigerian locations.
PAD is a start-up organization and requires flexibility in the roles and responsibilities of employees.
Qualifications and experience required
Bachelor’s degree in development or agricultural economics, public order, international development, business administration or closely related fields;
At least 2-3 years work experience;
Strong English written and oral communication skills;
Strong organizational and planning skills;
Ability to work between entrepreneurial and tight deadlines and flexibility to participate in multiple projects
Willingness to travel up to 30% nationwide in project areas;
Ability to work individually and with minimal supervision
Required Qualifications and Experience: Preferred candidates may have some of the following qualifications but not all:
Postgraduate degree in the following fields: Development or Agricultural Economics, Public Order, International Development, Business Administration or closely related fields
Ability to work in a multicultural environment
Experience in implementing small scale agricultural projects
The experience of private sector consulting is a plus
How to apply for Project Associate Job at PAD Nigeria
To apply, please visit the PAD website and use the online application form, and click here to apply online