Fresher Crop Survey Officer Job Careers – Zoe Recruitment

Title:           Crop
Survey Officer 
Zoe Recruitment
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Zoe Recruitment is an HR consultancy company that exists to contribute
to the transformation of productivity and work ethic, by linking talent to
business/organizations, and placing people right. At Zoe we believe this then
forms the foundation for sustainable business and on a larger scale, economic
growth. Zoe would like to recruit for a valuable client in the coffee industry.
Job Summary: The Crop Survey
Officer will primarily carry out Crop Production (Supply and Demand) Analysis.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Collect all production related information
including yields, acreages, costs of production, pests and disease levels
Structure and analyze all relevant coffee supply
Conduct field work through crop surveys and
regular farm visit
Structure, consolidate and analyze all relevant
crop survey data
Provide sound analysis and ensure efficient and
timely communication with analysts
Coffee weather monitoring and forecasting
Ensure close stakeholder linkage and feedback
Orient, train, and assign duties to assistants
and other company employees as needed
Overall supervision and evaluation of
performance of duties
Approve work schedules and leave requests
Ensure professional conduct and overall
adherence to work ethics by junior staff
Key Results:
Properly designed crop surveys and follow up
Timely and sound crop and scenario analysis
Good communication with the team
On time, relevant, complete and accurate data
collection and reporting
Valuable recommendations for purchase decision
Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant should preferably hold a Bachelor’s
degree in Agriculture, agronomy
At least two years in the commodity industry,
International exposure
Computer literacy skills
Articulate research findings from fundamental
market analysis
Support overall research functions with market
data and insights
Knowledge of agronomic practices and techniques
Able to create and develop resourceful ideas and
solutions, to improve and process, information in area of work
Customer focus – Build close relationships with
stakeholders and ensure alignment
Proactive in driving processes and tasks to
achieve results.
Ability to work with people
Able to work in a multicultural environment
Strong team orientation as key to factor access
Task ownership and responsibility of own
decisions and actions
Organised methodical and structured working
Able to prioritize tasks, follow up, meet
deadlines and manage expectations.
Open minded with positive attitude towards
Ability to work under stress and respond to
tight deadlines
Understanding of commodity crop cycles and the
key drivers of production
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
ability to explain agronomic findings to a lay audience
Language Proficiency: Perfect spoken
English, and the language of the area of operation
How to
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to
apply online through Zoe’s e-recruitment portal at the link below together
  • Attached copies of all academic
    qualifications (transcripts and certificates);
  • Detailed CVs and daytime mobile telephone
  • Three work references and or/academic
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