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TAAT Technology Transfer Officer

Application deadline 1. Jun
Ad ID
1022242
Posted at
18. Apr, 17:35
Details
Application deadline
2018-06-01
Business / Employer name
Brightermonday Tanzania
Company Industry
NGO
Job Level
Senior level
Work Type
Full Time
Highest Qualification
Masters
Years of Experience
10 years
Location
Other Dar es Salaam District Dar Es Salaam
Description

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and manage all technology transfer-related activities.

  • Assist the TAAT Soil Fertility Compact Coordinator in the day-to-day management and implementation of Soil Fertility Compact activities in close collaboration with country value chain implementation teams to expand the scale and reach of the program.

  • Actively participate in the preparation of quarterly and annual consolidated technical reports for the Soil Fertility compact for onward submission on schedule to the PSC.

  • Assess and evaluate technologies to be disseminated.

  • Lead the implementation of technology transfer activities and annual work plans

  • Monitor implementation of activities with partners.

  • Responsible for ensuring the technical assistance/services provided by international and local experts are technically sound and appropriate.

  • Organize workshops/meetings etc. with partners/stakeholders as and when needed.

  • Organize meetings/seminars and conduct practical training courses on technology transfer mechanisms for partner scientists and extension workers.

  • Analyze, summarize and interpret data.

  • Establish and update documentation on technologies disseminated and feedback received

  • In the absence of the TAAT Soil Fertility Compact Coordinator, prepare and present the activities, results, impacts and outcomes of the Soil Fertility compact at professional, donor and other stakeholders’ meetings.

  • Undertake any other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned by the TAAT Soil Fertility Compact Coordinator to meet the objectives of the compact.

Required Skills

  • Fluency in written and spoken French or English, with a good working knowledge of the second language.
  • Demonstrated skills in effectively negotiating with host governments, regional institutions, donors, local organizations and partners.
  • Ability to write, publish, and disseminate technical reports, success stories, and other communication materials.

Required Experience

Position Requirements:

  • At least 10 years of experience successfully working in the implementation of complex, results-based, international development programs funded by AfDB or other international donors.
  • At least 7 years of prior professional experience in agricultural technologies transfer, agricultural extension services or closely related fields in West Africa is a must.
  • At least a Master’s degree in agriculture, soil science or related field required.
  • Experience working with the public sector (decentralization), private sector and civil society.
  • Multiple country work experience is required.

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