The Norwegian Church Aid will, from October 2020, start implementing the Scaling Micro-Drip Irrigation Project in Chikwawa under “USAID Malawi Feed the Future Agriculture Diversification Activity (AgDiv).” The project’s main objective is to scale up smallholder investments into mini drip irrigation through direct purchasing by farmers, supported by extension services. This is in line with AgDiv’s mandate of fostering inclusive and sustainable growth in Malawi’s agriculture sector with positive impact on climate resilience, empowerment of women, the nutritional status of women and children, and market development. The project will target 1,248 smallholder farmers It is against this background that NCA would like to hire a team of six agronomists who will be based in Chikwawa during the project implementation period.
Position : Agronomist (6 posts)
Station : Chikwawa
Reports to : Project Officer
To promote the adoption of the incubator approach to scaling up of micro-drip irrigation in the project impact area.
What we are looking for
How to apply
Applications including CV, a statement of why you are suitable for the job including names and contact details of three traceable references should be sent to:
The Country Director,
Norwegian Church Aid,
P 0 Box 30793,
Applications should be submitted by Close of Business on 5th October 2020