Junior Expert in the Agricultural Sector

Avis de recrutement

Junior Expert in the Agricultural Sector (expatriate)

Lieu d’affectation : Kinshasa

Date de remise : 15 Avril 2013



I.              Contexte


1.     Project Objectives:

Poverty reduction, improvement of nutritional status of the population in the urban and peri-urban areas of the Kinshasa city, improvement of the productivity in agriculture, specially through the improvement of horticultural seeds’ production and commercialization of the local partner CEPROSEM – Centre de Production de Sémences (www.ceprosem.com).

2.     Project’s expected results:

-       Productivity increased and profitability, productivity and commercialization of the horticultural products improved ;

-       Seeds’ production chain innovated (in terms of quality, certification and distribution).


II.             Job description


1.     Project manager in loco :

-       Execution of the activities foreseen by the project, on the field and in relationship with the donors ;

-       Management of the relationship with local partners and with the international institutions ;

-       Project administration and project accounting management ;

-       Financial and narrative reporting ;

-       Study of new possible actions in the agricultural sector in loco and realization of new projects proposal.

Duration of the assignment: 10 months with possible extensions for additional 12 months

Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo, suburb of Kinshasa (Mont-Ngafula) at the Ceprosem location

Salary: € 1.650per month (gross amount)

Requirements for eligibility of the candidate:- Education: Degree in Agriculture Sciences- language: knowledge of the French language- Experience: agronomist with at least 2 years of work experience, preferably abroad and especially in Africa

How to apply:

Contact information: Send your cv (and preferably also the motivational letter) to silvia.taglietti@icu.it