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Organization: Lutheran World Federation (LWF)
Duty Station:  Uganda
Reports to: Project Manager-DINU

About US:
Lutheran World Federation (LWF) is part of the Lutheran World Federation Department for World Service (LWF-DWS), an international humanitarian and development agency. LWF Uganda works to reduce people’s vulnerability, supporting them to realize their potential, to build on their assets, and to respond to their own problems and needs.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Provide appropriate extension sen/ices in crop production and management amongst smallholder farmers, focusing on diversification and intensification of agricultural production, and promoting integration into value chain activities;
·       Organize. prepare and facilitate ToT and other trainings, as required, to selected community members on specific sustainable and environmentally appropriate agronomic practices.
·       In collaboration with the District extension officers; provide support and monitoring post-training to ensure knowledge is appropriately cascaded to other interested members, and regularly monitoring the same in keeping with project requirements;
·       Participate in designing, planning, and implementing innovative approaches to agricultural and value chain activities.
·       Promote best practice technologies, appropriate for the environments of identified project livelihood zones, to encourage production of agricultural products having potential to increase household income, recommended dietary diversity and market share;
·       Compile clear and accurate reports on key project inten/entions, project progress and other aspects, as required.
·       Design, establish and manage appropriate project monitoring and evaluation framework for all DINU farm initiatives
·       Ensure that all project activities are effectively and efficiently implemented as per the project document and donor guidelines
·       Extract lesson learning from project implementation, and compile and share case studies with the organization and other project stakeholders as required.
·       Carry out any other duties assigned by the supervisor.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelors Degree in Agronomy, Agriculture, Entomology, or any other agricultural related field.
·       Possession of a Post Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management or Monitoring and Evaluation is an added advantage,
·       At least  three (3) years oi relevant work experience, including experience on sunflower and sesame value chains, and working with local communities.
·       Experience in farm equipment and mechanization
·       Excellent interpersonal skills
·       Proven networking, team-building, organizational and communication skills
·       Proven sound judgment and decision-making and Computer literate in MS Office (Word. Excel, Outlook).

How to Apply:
All Candidates who are interested  should submit an updated CV and Application letter giving a day time telephone contact and email addresses of 3 (three) work related referees only through our recruitment email recruitment.uga@lutheranworld.org  clearly indicating the job title in the email subject.

Deadline: Monday 3rd February 2020 by 5:00pm

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