The Agricultural Research and Extension Trust (ARET) is Malawi’s premier institution in tobacco research. extension and training services Established in 1995 and funded primarily by tobacco growers, ARET’s core activities include development and dissemination of tobacco technologies and training of tobacco stakeholders in order to sustain and improve agricultural productivity while conserving the natural resources.
An opportunity has arisen for professionals with requisite academic qualifications, technical expertise, leadership acumen and managerial experience to take up the position of Director of Technical Services.
POST: DIRECTOR OF TECHNICAL SERVICES
Purpose of the position
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Director &#8211; Technical Services will provide technical Section on business decisions and execution of specific projects for the Trust.
Department Location : Administration, Kandiya
Reports to: The Chief Executive Officer
To provide strategic leadership and direction over research, extension, training and diversification functions for the Trust
Qualification and Experience
MODE OF APPLICATION
All applicants MUST disclose their academic qualifications by attaching certified copies of their academic certificates Candidates who meet the above requirements should send their applications and Curriculum Vitae, including their contact telephone numbers, to the address indicated below not later than Friday, 30th October, 2020.
Applications must be sent to:
Agricultural Research and Extension Trust
Private Bag 9
ARET subscribes to principles of equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. Female applicants are particularly encouraged to apply.
Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged