Senior IGA Officer (Livestock)

Job Description

Title: Senior IGA Officer (Livestock)

Company Name: RDRS Bangladesh

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Anywhere in Bangladesh

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Bachelor/Masters in Livestock/Veterinary Science or relevant Discipline.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At most 1 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Regular treatment of RDRS Goat farm and beneficiaries goat demonstration.
∎ Ensure the livestock activities are implemented with maximum efficiency and professionalism that would be bring a positive change in the lives of the beneficiaries of Kurigram district.
∎ Provide technical support to the program participant to select establish feasible IGAs base on livestock.
∎ Prepare training plan and schedule on selected IGAs of the program participants.
∎ Facilitate market assessment of livestock based income generation activities.
∎ Provide support to the program participants to develop linkage with markets for their products and also develop value chain.
∎ Undertake time to time visit to field and share feedback to Management and respective staff.
∎ Disseminate new and update technology and share innovative ideas to the staff and program participants as well.
∎ Analyze the constraints and opportunities of different agricultural (livestock related) environments with emphasis on the functionality of market, supports services, organizations, risk management etc. and share with Management and Colleagues as well.
∎ Establish linkage o program participants to the respective Govt. department for technical support.
∎ Submit analytical report to respective supervisor (monthly/quarterly/when required).
∎ Maintain good relation with respective government officials and other colleagues.
∎ Provide cooperation to internal and external visitor/donors.
∎ Carry out any other tasks as may be considered necessary by RDRS management.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Treatment, Training Conduct, Effective communication, Report Writing

Salary: Tk. 40163 (Monthly)

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Weekly 2 holidays

Application Deadline: 24 Feb 2021

Company Information:
∎ 14 Feb 2021
∎ RDRS Bangladesh
∎ Address : RDRS Bangladesh, House no.43, Road no. 10, Sector 6, Uttara, Dhaka
∎ Web :
∎ Business : RDRS Bangladesh is a national development NGO works for rural development by empowering the rural poor in northwest Bangladesh. RDRS was formally established as the Bangladesh field program of the Geneva-based Lutheran World Federation/Department for World Service (LWF/DWS) on 8 February 1972. Its development aim is to achieve sustainable increases in their living standards. With this aim, RDRS enables those who participate in its program to gain the necessary skills, understanding, confidence, institutions and services; and ensure that the rural communities have the necessary economic, social and environmental resources. RDRS employees approximate 3,700 staff and works with a further approximately 1,000 volunteers and daily paid workers. The vast majority of staff are in field positions, with specialist sectoral and support units in Rangpur and Dhaka.

Category: NGO/Development