Head of Rural Development, Garoua, Cameroon
Closing date: Sunday, 25 June 2017
As a federal company, GIZ supports the Federal Government in achieving its goals in international cooperation for sustainable development.
We are looking for a Cameroon / Garouai location
Head (m / f) of the project Rural Regional Development
JOB ID: 32359
Field of activity
The project in which you are deployed is a new project aimed at a resource-saving agricultural productivity increase in the Adamaoua and North regions. This is achieved by improving spatial planning, the implementation of rules of use and the improvement of agricultural operating systems and vocational training. Within the scope of this project cluster formation takes place in the agricultural focus
In your role as a leader, you assist the AV in project management, organization of the coordination of the interventions, in the implementation of all activities in the intervention areas and in advising the regional specialist ministries. They coordinate the activities of the consulting firm as well as the HCD measures, including the activities of vocational training. They support monitoring of the security situation and development on the ground.
Study of agricultural sciences, rural regional development, agricultural vocational training, geography or related area
5-7 years of professional experience with leadership and management skills, communication, coordination, as well as knowledge in development cooperation
Work experience in Africa in the context of development cooperation
Negotiable in German and French
01.09.2017 - 30.06.2018
Hot climate, problematic school situation and medical care as well as critical safety situation.
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Readiness to travel frequently is required.
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If we have aroused your interest, we look forward to receiving your application by 25.06.2017.
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