New position available:

project manager

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Come join our team! We are already working on some exciting projects and about to kick off a few that will change Myanmar agriculture! As a Project Manager you will be responsible for developing and implementing these projects, working from our headquarters and in the field and farms. You will plan and execute field visits, prepare and manage budgets and report back to the Impact Terra team and our partners. You will spend most of your time on getting insights from farmers, making these are used for improvements to our products and services. 

We are a small, but growing, team and our ideal colleague will be a great team player, that is flexible and practical. We will need you to bring your project management experience to help the team develop, manage and deliver projects. As a start-up, no day will be the same, so if you have a "let's get it done" attitude then you'll fit right in.
 

RESPONSIBILITIES

•    Take care of time registration and budget
•    Arrange logistics for fields trips and other project activities
•    Research in the field
•    Organize and lead feedback- and training sessions with farmers
•    Get insights and use this for project improvements. 

 

skills & experience

•    Excellent writing, reading and comprehension of Burmese language
•    Good communication skills in English language
•    Strong computer skills (e.g. mobile apps, internet, Microsoft Office)
•    Ability to collect insights from the field, and report back to the team in a structured, clear manner
•    Quick learner, 'get it done' mentality
•    Structured
•    Ability to work independently
•    Experience with managing projects in Myanmar’s rural areas
 

You should have a passion for mobile technology and farming. Experience in either are preferred.

 

WHY JOIN US?

•    Be part of the development and deployment of state-of-the-art technologies and (business) models
•    Positively impact the lives of hundreds of millions of people globally in the coming years
•    Learn fast from a talented and driven group of local and international people
•    Enjoy a steep career path with regular promotions and international opportunities
 

IMPACT TERRA

Impact Terra is a fast growing agricultural, financial and big-data technology social enterprise. We offer a digital services platform for farmers and farming households. As Myanmar leapfrogged from no to full connectivity and 100% smartphone use within 2.5 years, we believe the infrastructure is now available to deliver a solution. Through our free digital platform Golden Paddy we support millions of farmers, retailers, and other users in their daily business and information requirements. Global trends such as increasing food demand, decreasing food production/yields and fast increasing smartphone connectivity make our model one for the future and one for significant impact.

 

APPLICATIONS

Resume and motivation letter can be send to impact@impactterra.com. Applications without motivation letters will not be accepted.