Technicien spécialisé en agriculture

Technical assistant – agricultural development

1) Mission: assigned task

  • Setting up of the AROPA project (support for the intensification of professional organizations and for the agricultural services)
  • Recruitment of a team, purchases of equipments, identification of the municipalities…
  • Developing support and advice of nearness for the family farms and for the peasant organizations (training of the presenters, animation and advice of nearness on 15 municipalities)
  • Implementation of the Regional Fund of Agricultural Development (FRDA): pilot project, monitoring and control of the financial procedures
  • Realization of actions (information and communication)
  • Assure the administrative and financial management of the activities in connection with the administrative personnel and the persons in charge of the project
  • Contribute to the definition of the annual action plans, to the monitoring and to the evaluation of the implemented activities.

2) Responsibilities

  • Strengthening of the agricultural professional organizations to improve incomes and reduce the vulnerability of the small producers
  • Reinforcement and professionalization of producers’ organizations so as to improve their skills with the aim of the sustainable promotion of operating systems and facilitate their integration in the economic environment
  • Facilitate the financing of the production and the agricultural services
  • Valuation of the services proposed to the farmers by the institutions
  • Follow up the development of centers of agricultural services and regional peasant organizations
  • Assist their access to a service and to equipment adapted to their needs
  • Support the regional professional structure

3) position profil

Background of at least two years in support for producers’ organizations
Experimentation in financial and administrative management for a project
Comfortable in rural areas and very motivated by a work on ground
Good control of the computing
Driven compulsory of the motorcycle (wished license)
Good physical conditions and taste pronounced for the ground indispensable

4) Qualifications

  • Strong motivation
  • Rigor
  • Tenacity
  • Autonomous
  • To have initiative
  • Strong capacity in the teamwork
  • Sense of diplomacy

5) conditions

Statute: Voluntary
Wages: 500 to 1000 euro