Program Officer- POK211

Job Information

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    Category Foreign Jobs
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    Posted On Jul 12 ,2021
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name UN WFP - World Food Program
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    Contact Email

Job Description

  1. Overall, establish, manage, and sustain private and public partnerships in Post Harvest Handling Services (PHHS), Markets and Logistics’ domain.
  2. Spearhead fine-tuning and integration of Farmer Service Centres anchor model in PHHS, Markets and Logistics spheres with a keen focus on sustainability and scalability elements.
  3. Create sustainable and scalable first, middle and last mile logistical solutions for all ecosystem players particularly the Small Holder Farmers (SHFs).
  4. Set up and operationalize sustainable off-taker led crop produce aggregation systems.
  5. Provide digitization support of Post Harvest Handling Services (PHHS), Markets and Logistics operations including online platforms.
  6. Scout, design, implement and measure impactful e-extension models/platforms for delivery of information and knowledge to SHFs.
  7. Lead in designing and refining farmer centric approaches suitable to show impact and generate value to private sector players leading to increased investment.
  8. Liaise and be the link between FtMA and other WFP Outcomes/units on matters related to PHHS, Markets and Logistics
  9. Conduct regular field monitoring and proactive troubleshooting visits to FtMA’s  farmer service centres (FSCs).
  10. Provide advisory and knowledge support to co-operating partners’ field staff through the designated Project Managers.
  11. Attend and represent FtMA-Kenya in stakeholder meetings/forums as directed