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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Agronomist Job at Agri Exim - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Agronomist

Jobs at:
Agri Exim

Deadline of this Job:
10th August 2018.

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda




JOB DETAILS:
Agri Exim, a bulk supplier of premium quality certified organic agro commodities is seeking to hire
JOB ROLE: Agronomist
REPORTS TO: Project Manager
DUTY STATION: Northern Uganda
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Conduct experiments for crop problems and develop methods to secure higher yield and improved quality.
  • Introduce techniques and products that could improve soil quality.
  • Develop better farming conditions and train the farmers accordingly.
  • Assist in crop budgeting and provide recommendations for fertilizers, seeds and other agro-inputs‘
  • Provide inputs for crop rotation planning and hybrid/variety selection recommendations.
  • Plan and carry out breeding studies at experiment stations or farms to develop and improve varieties.
  • Provide inputs to ensure ef´Čücient soil moisture status.
  • Provide personal consultation to farmers and give educational / promotional presentations as needed.
DESIRED:
  • Degree in Agriculture or Agronomy
  • Masters Degree is an added advantage
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in agronomy and training farmers in good agricultural practices.
Job application procedure
Send your C.V to: HR@agriexim.co.ug By: 10th August 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted