New position available:
FIELD TEAM COORDINATOR
We are looking for a motivated Field Team Coordinator with an interest in agriculture.
You will be responsible for proving on-the-ground support to the Impact Terra team based in Yangon. You will be based around Taunggyi or Lawksauk, Myanmar, but will travel around most of the time to interact with the farmers and gather data.
This is not a 9 to 5 job; this is not going to be easy. If you are up for high risk, high return, lots of headache and a tremendous learning experience, join us
Visit agricultural areas in Souther-Shan State
Meet face-to-face with Golden Paddy users on their farms
Use mobile technology to collect data (e.g. geolocation, crop-type, -stage, -development)
Collaborate with local and international agronomic experts to analyze and interpret data (e.g. comparing crop predictions with measurements in the field)
Support marketing efforts from the Impact Terra marketing team (e.g. on-boarding new users and attending events)
Collect any data required to support the Golden Paddy application.
Report to Impact Terra’s management team
Regular visits to Yangon and other areas in Myanmar if necessary
Based around Taunggyi and Lawksauk
Excellent command of Burmese and English (e.g. local dialect or language is a plus)
Strong communicational skills (e.g. interviewing, surveying)
Strong presenting skills (e.g. speaking to large groups of people, conducting workshops)
Strong ICT skills (e.g. mobile apps, Microsoft Office)
Minimum of 1 years of relevant working experience
Degree in Agriculture or related field is a plus
Great attention to detail
Highly motivated to perform and learn on your feet
Not easily stressed
Initiative and solution focused
Resume and motivation letter can be sent to email@example.com. Applications without motivation letters will not be accepted.