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FAO Ethiopia Vacancy 2022 (01 Natural Resource Management Expert Jobs)

FAO Ethiopia Vacancy 2022 (01 Natural Resource Management Expert Jobs): Recently FAO Ethiopia has drafted a job vacancy announcement Addis Zemen notification on June 03, 2022. Ethiopian Jobseeker may apply for this job on or before June 16, 2022.

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Our goal is to achieve food security for all and make sure that people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives. With over 194 member states, FAO works in over 130 countries worldwide. We believe that everyone can play a part in ending hunger.


FAO Ethiopia Vacancy 2022

Hiring Organization Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO Ethiopia)
Post Name Natural Resource Management Expert
Total Vacancy 01
Opening Date June 03, 2022
Closing Date June 16, 2022
Job Category NGO Jobs

FAO Ethiopia Job Vacancy 2022 Details

  • Organization Type: Private Jobs.
  • Employment Type: Full Time.
  • Department: HR Department.
  • Qualification: Advanced University degree in Agricultural Engineering, NRM, Watershed Management and Development, Water Resources or other related fields.
  • Work Experience: Ten years of experience in managing NRM related projects and programmes.
  • Salary Offer: As Per Rules.
  • Workplace: Addis Ababa.
  • Position: Natural Resource Management Expert.
  • Job Posting: 01/Jun/2022.
  • Closure Date: 16/Jun/2022, 3:29:00 AM.
  • Organizational Unit: FRETH.
  • Job Type: Non-staff opportunities.
  • Type of Requisition: NPP (National Project Personnel).
  • Grade Level: N/A.
  • Primary Location: Ethiopia-Addis Ababa.
  • Post Number: N/A.
  • IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that Closure Date and Time displayed above are based on date and time settings of your personal device.

Tasks and responsibilities

The NRM Expert will be supporting in preventing disaster related emergencies, building resilience, mitigating impacts of disasters, helping rebuild food production and livelihood systems and assisting in ensuring water supply to livestock, flood mitigation and natural resource management related issues, with the following main responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for all duties in relation to the NRM components of FAO Ethiopia projects (water resource development, watershed management, flood mitigation  and range management) and related capacity building and policy aspects;
  • Support the implementation of the FRETH sustainable land and watershed management and development work programme across all Regional Initiatives and Strategic Objectives, providing technical support to regional governments that will assist developing their capacity for introducing Good Agricultural Practices for sustainable land management intensification in the regions;
  • Identify the NRM needs of the communities through field assessments, information collection and analysis. Assess the capacities of cooperating partners that could work with FAO in project identification, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of various projects at field level;
  • Liaise with the various NRM directorates of the Ministry of Agriculture, (i.e. Natural Resources Management Directorate (NRMD, Regional State Agricultural/Livestock and Pastoral Development Bureaus, to identify NRM issues requiring FAOs support,
  • Advice the Animal Production and Health Team on NRM, water resource development, sustainable land management (SLM), flood mitigation  issues in identifying NRM activities to be included in new projects;
  • Support Animal Production and Health Team on the formulation of DRM/emergency/recovery/rehabilitation projects and development programs especially those with emphasis on NRM issues;
  • Ensure and monitor effective project implementation (work plan, procurement plan, notes for the file, field visits, monitoring, etc.);
  • Contribute to the drafting and updating of all FRETH NRM related reports, occasional updates and any other documentation prepared, either for specific donors or generic bulletins/briefs;
  • Lead the drafting of Letters of Agreements (LoA), related documents and other operational documents in support of FRETH Regional sustainable land and watershed, water points development and improvement projects and frequently monitor the implementation of such Agreements;
  • Liaise with IOs, GOs and NGOs working in project areas as appropriate;
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Application Process

On an important note, all Ethiopian job seekers willing to work with FAO Ethiopia must read the details job vacancy announcement notification and check their eligibility for the application submission.

Interested Candidates can fill out the application form by visiting the official website. Candidates have to visit www.fao.org to fill out the application.

  • To apply, visit the recruitment website at Jobs at FAO and complete your online profile. We strongly recommend that your profile is accurate, complete and includes your employment records, academic qualifications, and language skills
  • Candidates are requested to attach a letter of motivation to the online profile
  • Once your profile is completed, please apply, and submit your application
  • Candidates may be requested to provide performance assessments and authorization to conduct verification checks of past and present work, character, education, military and police records to ascertain any and all information which may be pertinent to the employment qualifications
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered
  • Personal information provided on your application may be shared within FAO and with other companies acting on FAO’s behalf to provide employment support services such as pre-screening of applications, assessment tests, background checks and other related services. You will be asked to provide your consent before submitting your application. You may withdraw consent at any time, by withdrawing your application, in such case FAO will no longer be able to consider your application
  • Only applications received through the FAO recruitment portal will be considered
  • Your application will be screened based on the information provided in your online profile
  • We encourage applicants to submit the application well before the deadline date.
    If you need help, or have queries, please contact: Careers@fao.org

Note: Candidates should apply application before the closing date of application on June 16, 2022. For further information please check the Recruitment Advertisement and Contact details which have been given below.

Vacancy Notification Download PDF
Website www.fao.org

Contact Details

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO Ethiopia)
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Official Website: www.fao.org

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