Agriculture and Livelihood Officer

Job Description

Title: Agriculture and Livelihood Officer

Company Name: PARI Development Trust

Vacancy: 1

Job Location: Netrokona (Durgapur), Sherpur (Nalitabari)

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Master's degree in any discipline preferably in BSc. (Hon's/diploma) in agriculture.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 3 year(s)
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following area(s): NGO

Job Context:
∎ PARI Development Trust is a national NGO registered with NGOAB working in greater Mymensingh. PARI is implementing community development, maternal & child health, nutrition, food Security livelihood, agriculture and child rights program in several Upazilas of Mymensingh, Netrokona, Sunamganj, Jamalpur, Sherpur and Tangail districts. PARI is going to implement a 3 years` period project "Nirapod" Food security and Livelihood Project from 1st October`2023 to 30th September 2026. This project focuses on engaging marginal male and female farmers with agricultural activities using sustainable agriculture methods to meet their basic needs and nutrition as well as increase production, income and agro-based income generating activities for the well-being of their family and community and thus transform their lives as a long-term impact in Nalitabari upazila under Sherpur district and Durgapur Upazila under Netrokona District..
∎ The program seeks 01 Agriculture and Livelihood officer to implement the planned activities as frontline change agent to achieve the expected results through effective management and implementation of the program activities..

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Support to implement livelihood program related activity such as vegetable training,
∎ agriculture training, livestock training, land management, vermin compost, market linkage,
∎ value chain etc. and supporting to Field Animators and CYCC (Children Youth and
∎ community for Change) program team to achieve project outputs.
∎ Establish functional relationship with Upazila agriculture department, livestock office, fishery
∎ office to have technical support
∎ Prepare activity plan, MIS and reports in regular basis
∎ Arrange and conduct meetings with different stakeholders (community, union council, GO
∎ and NGOs)
∎ Supervise and monitor field activities and report on regular basis.
∎ Establish good relationship with union council chairman, members, secretary, teachers,
∎ Upazila level service providers, community children & youths, parents, religious leaders, elite
∎ persons etc.
∎ Facilitate to implement child rights and protection, health, nutrition & wash issues as well as
∎ livelihood initiatives in the community
∎ Select, train, support and monitor community volunteers in implementing planned activities
∎ Initiate community development plan with stakeholders through participatory approach
∎ Support Program Manager for Result-based planning, monitoring and reporting
∎ Support to form community structures/groups engaging disadvantaged adults (male and
∎ female), adolescents and children.
∎ Handling of Child partners personal file, photographs, survey, case study and reports as per
∎ timeline
∎ Facilitate meeting, training, workshops with target participants and stakeholders
∎ Establish child & youth led program monitoring developing formats.
∎ Ensure monitoring and evaluation of activities as per M&E systems, tools and guidelines

Additional Requirements:
∎ Age at most 45 years
∎ Both males and females are allowed to apply
∎ Strong Knowledge on social dimension, Legal structure of the local government, power
∎ dynamics and government relations- Essential
∎ Good communication, networking and facilitation skills- Essential
∎ Good proficiency in Bengali, both written and verbal- Essential
∎ Good time management skills- Essential
∎ Good proficiency in English, both written and verbal- Desirable

∎ 45040.00 plus other benefits as per organization`s policy.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 10 Oct 2023

Company Information:
∎ 17 Sep 2023
∎ PARI Development Trust
∎ Address : Elite House (block-A, 4th floor), 24 Bagmara Road, Mymensingh

Category: NGO/Development



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