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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Agribusiness Coach Job at Matunda Hub - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Agribusiness Coach

Jobs at:
Matunda Hub

Deadline of this Job:
19th June, 2018

Duty Station:
Soroti, Uganda




Job details:
Matunda Hub is an early stage social enterprise based in Soroti town, Eastern Uganda with a mission to support rural youth to develop (fruit) agribusinesses in Uganda through agribusiness incubation. Applications are hereby invited from eligible persons to fill the following vacant positions based in Soroti – the fruit basket of Uganda
Position: Agribusiness Coach
We are looking for a full-time Agribusiness coach who is responsible for value chain development and building capacity of youth and farmers.
Responsibilities:
  • Develop and implement agriculture and agribusiness related activities
  • Mentor and train agribusiness incubatees and learners
  • Identify and establish opportunities/ networks for market development
Required Skills and Qualifications:
  • Minimum Diploma in Agribusiness, Agriculture or related field
  • Minimum two years of relevant work experience
  • Well-connected to agricultural stakeholders in Teso sub-region
  • Experience in coaching and mentoring of farmers and young adults
  • Organizational and planning skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Fluency in English and Ateso and/ or Swahili required
Job application procedure
All applicants must deliver their cover letters, CV (Not more than 2 pages), copies of academic certificates/testimonials and 3 referees before 19th June, 2018 addressed to: Managing Director, Matunda Hub, 1st Floor, Corner House (Hands in Service Offices), Jumbhai Road., Soroti, Uganda in hardcopy OR email to: info@matundahub.org . The subject line of the email should be the position applied for (example: “Administrative Assistant”). Only selected candidates will be invited for written and oral interviews. For job related inquiries, please call 0779789393.