Agro News Nigeria (Agro News & Investments Nig Ltd) is an Agricultural Extension, Agrobusiness investment promotion and information dissemination company.

Agro News & Investments Nig Ltd is the publisher of Nigeria’s no 1 digital agriculture platform; Agro News Nigeria; www.agronewsng.com

We are currently seeking very passionate, driven, vibrant and young Agric Extension graduates to work in volunteerism capacity in the organization in our farmers’ education and sensitization programme for the new and upcoming farming season.

JOB TITLE; Agric Extension Officer

JOB LOCATIONS: Abuja, Kano, Jigawa, Enugu, Ondo, Edo, Benue.

JOB TYPE; Volunteerism

REFERENCE; Agn/agextn/12/17

Available Positions; 6

REQUIRED QUALIFICATION; BSC Agric/ Bsc Agric Extension/ Bsc/Eng. Soil science

EXPERIENCE; 1 – 2 Years Experience in field Agric extension work (Recently completed NYSC or still serving can apply)

Summary of Role;

  • The hired persons would be responsible for our regional farmer’s education and sensitization programmes.
  • Develop content for our farmers’ education and outreach series.
  • Work with the strategy unit in developing key contents for our Agric policy advocacy initiatives.
  • Involved in developing strategy for our farmers’ Empower programmes.
  • Work as Agric extension officers to achieve effective yield for farmers in our cooperative group.
  • Work with farmers in our network to achieve optimum yield.

COMPETENCE;

  • Strong passion for Agric Extension work
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent Research ability
  • Social media skills

REMUNERATION;

Volunteer package.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply; send cover letter and CV to; agronewsnigeria@gmail.com

Deadline; 17th January, 2018.