o Diversify the range of vegetables for farmers to grow.
o Standardize the quality of production.
o Develop new markets to sell our vegetables
o Overview market intelligence surveys completion and analysis.
o Monitor opportunities of new vegetables for farmers to grow.
o Manage the complete process of developing new crops, from sourcing seeds to analyzing production results.
o Insure agronomic viability of new crops and deliver complete production process.
o Work with related teams to ensure respect of deadlines and objectives.
• Tasks included but are not limited to:
Answer emails on a daily basis.
Update management documents 3 times a week.
Meet with Development Team Manager and/or Senior Developer on a weekly basis to receive tasks and agree upon qualitative, quantitative and time objectives.
Conduct market surveys.
Gather market intelligence and analyze data.
All of these tasks require the developer to be comfortable
On the field to collect data directly in provinces.
In an office to spend several days at a time analyzing data.
The developer must master the basic ideas of experimenting to compare results for different crops.
The developer must be an active part of the experiments on farmers fields, collecting data on the field on a weekly basis and having a long term vision of the experimental process to avoid future problems.
o Needs detection
Detect specific needs on the ground and relay information to the rest of the team.
Inform the team on ideas regarding further development initiatives and strategies.
• Education and Experience :
o Masters or bachelor in agriculture, agronomy. Degrees in agricultural economics will be sought out in priority.
o A strong sense and taste for business is necessary.
o Personal or professional experience in business will be an asset.
• Analytical skills :
o Ability to analyze a situation, understand the reasons that make it how it is.
o Ability to summarize into reasons, causes, or categories.
• English skills :
o Very good English skills to understand and communicate to foreigners.
o Very good skills at exchanging emails in English, in real English for foreigners
• Software and computer skills :.
o Ability to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
o Experience in google drive is a strong plus
• Adventurer :
o like to go on a mission physically, to feel on an adventure, an explorer.
o like to be outside, under the sun or the rain, riding motorbike, sleeping at the field office, doing some missions at night, etc.
o Having own motor and able to ride it is a necessity