SWISSAID is a non-government organization headquartered in Switzerland with operations in nine countries. It operates in Tanzania since 1972 with a focus on small scale farming, gender equality and extractives. Swissaid Tanzania has joined hands with other likeminded AE stake holders to support efforts of the government of Tanzania to promote Bihawana FTC to become a center of excellence of Ecological Organic agriculture. Together with other supports, Swissaid Tanzania will station one Project Officer to be part of the implementing team for Bihawana FTC.
The overarching objective of Swissaid Tanzania is to improve sustainable rural livelihoods of smallholder farmers.
Regions of operation:
Field operations are mainly taking place in the regions of Mtwara, Lindi, Ruvuma, Morogoro but also to a limited extent in Pwani and other regions. The intended project officer will be responsible for selected districts in Dodoma
Mode of application:
Candidates should submit a letter of intent describing how they qualify for this position, a CV, two referees including contact phone numbers and email address at their earliest convenience.
Join other staff at Bihawana FTC to promote the center and become Ecological Organic Agriculture credible training center.
Some of the key duties and responsibilities:
Take a leading role in the coordination and implementation of activities related to agro-ecological farming but not limited to, the implementation of project “Enhancing agro-ecological demonstration & training capacity of the BFTC