New position available:

Service Manager - FARMER ADVICE

We are looking for a motivated service manager – farmer advice with an interest in agriculture.

You will be responsible for the creation of farming advice that the Golden Paddy platform spreads directly to smallholder farmers. You will be based in Yangon, Myanmar with the opportunity to travel to the field regularly to interact with the farmers.

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!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee farming knowledge content development process from start to finish (i.e. creation, review/validation, translation, and upload)

  • Supervise and create crop calendars for local crop varieties

  • Manage development of knowledge content that corresponds to agronomic alerts/notifications sent by Golden Paddy

  • Collaborate with local and international agronomic experts to validate agronomy content (particularly agricultural practices such as plant nutrition and pest/disease management)

  • Analyze user engagement to help guide content development

  • Report to Impact Terra’s management team

REQUIREMENTS

  • Based in Yangon, Myanmar

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture

  • Excellent command of Burmese and English

  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant working experience

  • Experience with project management, target setting and performance management

  • Strong ICT skills (e.g. mobile apps, Microsoft Office)

SOFT SKILLS

  • Attention to detail

  • Highly motivated to quickly learn and pick up new skills

  • Team player

  • Initiative and solution focused

APPLICATIONS

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