Showing posts with label Agriculture. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Agriculture. Show all posts

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Program Officer (Rural Livelihoods and Resource Mobilization) - BRLF (Apply by: Aug 05, 2015)


Position: Program Officer- Rural Livelihoods and Resource Mobilization
Location: New Delhi
Number of positions: One
Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

About BRLF

Government of India has setup Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation (BRLF) as an independent organization under the Societies Registration Act to facilitate civil society action in partnership with State and Central Government, for transforming livelihoods and lives of rural households, with an emphasis on women, particularly in the Central Indian Tribal Region.

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Team Leader - GRM International (Apply by: 12 June 2014)

Job Title:  Team Leader - Afghanistan

GRM Job Reference:  TH-05955-BID

Region:  Asia

Country:  Afghanistan

Location:  Afghanistan

Date Posted:  6/5/2014

Closing Date:  6/12/2014

Friday, June 6, 2014

Project Manager (REALISE) - ActionAid Afghanistan (Apply by: 12 June 2014)


ActionAid International is a global federation committed to finding sustainable solutions to end poverty and injustice. With more than 40 national members and country programmes worldwide, ActionAid focuses its resources on working with millions of the poorest and most excluded women, men, girls and boys – taking sides with them, making long-term commitments to advance their human rights and to transform the world in which their children will grow up. ActionAid International is collectively governed by all its members, supported by an International Secretariat in Johannesburg. The Asia Regional Office is situated in Bangkok, Thailand, providing managerial, governance and technical support to eleven country programs across Asia, including Afghanistan. ActionAid’s worldwide work is guided by our international strategy document titled “People’s Action to End Poverty 2012-2017”, using a rights based approach to challenge unequal power relations that causes poverty and inequality.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

National Project Coordinator - UNIDO (Apply by: 3 June 2014)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT TEMPORARY APPOINTMENT OF PROJECT PERSONNEL

EXTERNAL

Only nationals and/or permanent residents of the country of the duty station are eligible to apply. Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Vacancy Announcement No: VA2014_ISA_EXT_000049

Duty Station: Kenya

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Project Manager - CARE India (Apply by: 25 May 2014)

Position Title, Code : Project Manager, 1277

Grade & Level : E, Middle Management

Company : CARE INDIA SOLUTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Location : WEST BENGAL

Apply by: 25 May 2014

Key Responsibilites :

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Wheat Economist - CIMMYT (Apply by: Not Mentioned)

Posted Date: 5/16/2014

Job Category: Socio-Economics Program

Position Title: Wheat Economist

Type of Contract: Internationally Recruited Staff

Location: Ethiopia

Desired Skills:

Senior Programme Officer (Campaign & Ecological Agriculture) - SWISSAID India (Apply by: 20 June 2014)

SWISSAID is looking for a Senior Programme Officer to manage its Sustainable Agriculture Campaign and Ecological Farming Programme.

· Location: Flexible, one of the states where the campaign is active

· Attractive salary and other benefits

· Last date for applications: June 20, 2014

About SWISSAID

Monday, April 28, 2014

Agricultural Field Technician - CIMMYT (Apply by: 14 May 2014)


Agricultural Field Technician

We seek skilled field technician to contribute to agricultural research and dissemination-related activities in India. The ideal candidate will have a sound understanding of agronomy basics, familiarity and skill in operating a range of machinery, ability to implement and monitor experimental trials, and the capacity and interest to work with a broad range of partners, including farmers, service providers, and extension.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Technical Support (Climate Change) - UNDP (Apply by: 27 April 2014)


Technical Support - Climate Change,

Environment and Climate Change Department Government of Kerala and UNDP
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

Background

India has pursued a strong domestic agenda to counter climate change. India recognizes that a strategy for addressing climate change has to be based on the strategy of sustainable development. Keeping this in view, at the national level, India has come up with national Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC).

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Project Manager (GALS) - UNDP (Apply by: 11 April 2014)


UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NO. UNDP/SC/2014/38

Closing Date: 11 April 2014

I. Position Information

Job Title: Project Manager

Monday, March 31, 2014

Consultants & Technical Assistants - Ministry of Agriculrure, Govt. of India (Apply by: 14 April 2014)



Ministry of Agriculture

Department of Agriculture & Cooperation

(Oil Seeds Division) 

Location: New Delhi

Apply by: 14 April 2014

Engagement of Consultants and Technical Assistants under NMOOP

Asst. Agricultural Marketing Adviser - Ministry of Agriculrure, Govt. of India (Apply by: 21 April 2014)



It is proposed to fill up eight (08) posts of Assistant Agricultural Marketing Adviser (Group-I) (Survey, Training and Quality Control) in the pay scale of Rs. 15600 - 39100/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 6600/- in Pay Band-3 in the Directorate of Marketing and Inspection, an attached office under Department of Agriculture & Cooperation on deputation (including short-term contract) basis. Officers under the Central/State Governments/ Universities/ Recognized Research Institutes/Public Sector Undertakings/ Semi- Government/Autonomous or Statutory Organizations/ State Agricultural Marketing Boards/ Societies or Cooperative Societies aided by the Central/State Governments are eligible:-

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Programme Officer - United Nations World Food Programme (Apply by: 06 April 2014)


UNITED NATIONS WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NO. WFP IND/FT/2014/002

Date of Issue: 25 March 2014

Closing Date: 6 April 2014

Post Title : Programme Officer

Organization : United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)

Duty Station : New Delhi

Supervision : Programme Officer (M&E, VAM & TPDS)

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Local Agricultural Specialist - Social Impact (Apply by: 5 May 2014)


Local Agricultural Specialist, USAID: Evaluation of Agricultural Innovation Partnership (AIP) Project, India

Background:

Social Impact (SI) is a Washington, DC-area international development management consulting firm.  We provide a full range of innovative program evaluation, management consulting, technical assistance, and training services to strengthen international development programs, organizations and policies.  Our global services are in the areas of democracy and governance, health and education, agriculture, the environment, and economic growth. 

Objective:

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Senior Agricultural Specialist - Social Impact (Apply by: 1 May 2014)



Senior Agricultural Specialist, USAID: Evaluation of Agricultural Innovation Partnership (AIP) Project, India

Background:

Social Impact
(SI) is a Washington, DC-area international development management consulting firm.  We provide a full range of innovative program evaluation, management consulting, technical assistance, and training services to strengthen international development programs, organizations and policies.  Our global services are in the areas of democracy and governance, health and education, agriculture, the environment, and economic growth.

Objective:

Friday, March 14, 2014

Area Program Manager - Action for Social Advancement - Apply by: 16 Apr 2014


Position: Area Program Manager (APM)

Locations: BARWANI,JHABUA,RATLAM,MANDLA, DINDORI, CHHATARPUR, PURNIA, PAKUR, DEOGHAR, DEVGAR (ODISHA),AMBIKAPUR (CG) 

Education Qualification: Graduation / Post Graduation


Specialization: Agriculture/Engineer/Management/ Social Science/Rural Development /Rural Management

Monday, January 13, 2014

Consultant – (Agronomy) - NABCONS



Project Based Job announcement for Consultant at Balasore(Odisha) for Augmenting Farm Productivity              
NABCONS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NABARD (Fully owned by Govt. of India and Reserve Bank of India), is providing consultancy services to NABARD for Augmenting Farm Productivity in Balasore district (Odisha). The operational responsibility of the programme implementation rests with the Programme Management Unit (PMU), at Balasore (Odisha). NABCONS invites applications from suitable candidates for the post of Junior Consultant (Agronomy) on contract basis for being posted in PMU.
Sr. No.
Post/Discipline
Qualification
Experience
Name of the centre
No. of Consultants required
1
Jr. Consultant
Agronomy on Project Basis
Post Graduation in Agronomy or Equivalent
Experience in Agronomy sector
Balasore (Odisha)
1

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Various Positions - Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA)


The Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) is a women’s trade union that was started in Gujarat in 1972 by Smt. Elaben Bhatt, with the aim of organising women in the informal sector. SEWA represents the convergence of three movements–labour, women and co-operative movement. SEWA‘s goal has been to achieve full employment and self-reliance for all its members. SEWA Bharat (www.sewabharat.org) is the All India Federation of Self-Employed Women’s Associations that works with women workers in the informal sector in 9 states. In all these states, SEWA is involved in organising women workers and their development through Self Help Groups, Co-operatives and Federations. SEWA activities include Micro Finance, Social Security, Housing, Education, creating market linkages and Skill Development for women workers.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Research Scientist - CIMMYT - Ludhiana, Punjab


Research Scientist
We are seeking for a dynamic, and self-motivated professional with excellent organizational and people skills for the position of Research Scientist.
The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center, known by its Spanish acronym, CIMMYT, is a not-for-profit research and training organization with partners in over 100 countries, focused on increasing food security and reducing poverty at an international scale. Please refer to our website for more information www.cimmyt.org.
Positions will be based in the Ludhiana, Punjab in India and may require a travel within or outside India

The main responsibilities of this position will be:
• Under the guidance and collaboration with senior CIMMYT Staff, prioritize, execute and manage strategic research trials on Conservation Agriculture and sustainable intensification of maize and wheat based cropping system at BISA farm.
• Provide technical support in execution of collaborative strategic research trials with PAU at Ludhiana.
• Execute farmer- participatory activities on sustainable intensification of cotton- wheat systems.
• Support capacity building of students and partners on CA machinery, sustainable intensification, precision input management, use of standard protocols, tools and techniques for experimentation

• Collaborate with government and private sector partners as well as with other project staff of CIMMYT in ongoing
cropping systems research in the region.

• Collect, manage and synthesize databases (primary and secondary) on the biophysical conditions, the agronomic management and production economics across strategic research and on- farm participatory trials across project sites

• Organize the database and prepare input files for cropping systems models and input-output matrix tables for scenario analysis.
• Synthesize the research results in form of scientific publications and communicate research results to diverse communities, including scientists, change agents, policy makers and farmers.
• Participate in various meetings representing CIMMYT in various fora at local as well as national level
• Perform any other job as required by the organization

Desired qualifications, skills, experiences of the perspective candidate:
• Masters Degree in biological sciences with atleast 2 years field oriented research experience in agricultural sciences
• Excellent understanding and work experience of predominant cropping systems in India
• Excellent understanding and working experience on Conservation Agriculture production system particularly maize and wheat based systems
• Good knowledge of CA based mechanization and precision agriculture
• Ability to manage, statistically analyse and synthesize scientific data and translate research results in peer reviewed publications
• Computer literacy, with proficiency in the common software packages.
• Proficiency in the English language.
• Ability to work in multi-cultural environments and in multi-disciplinary teams.
• Willingness to spend considerable time away from home.
The position is for an initial fixed-term contract of 1 year, after which further employment is subject to performance and the continued availability of funds.CIMMYT offers an attractive remuneration package, with a range of benefits including health insurance.

CIMMYT is an equal opportunity employer. It fosters a multicultural work environment that values gender equality, teamwork, and respect for diversity. Women are encouraged to apply.

Email cover letter and CV no later than Tuesday, 10 December, 2013 to Human Resources, CIMMYT (Email: recruitindia@cgiar.org / Please insert Position Reference number: D12524 in the subject of your email)
 
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.



 
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