Intern – Agriculture Market Support (AMS)

at WFP - World Food Programme
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted January 14, 2022
Category Internships in Uganda
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency UGX

Description

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)

Support to monitor and review the overall trainings provided to smallholder farmers and other value chain actors by the cooperating partner.
Support the program staff to mobilize, monitor and supervise a broad range of activities conducted by Farmer Organisations from input access, production, postharvest management, and marketing.
Support the Field Offices to conduct regular monthly review meetings on the progress of the Agriculture Market Support.

QUALIFICATIONS

Must have graduated not before 2019
A Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics and Climate Change, Natural Resource Management and Marketing obtained from a recognized institution.
Basic understanding of Value Chain Development and Food System, Sustainable Livelihoods Approaches, Climate Change and Natural Resource Management and support. Strong background knowledge on the operations Micro-Small-Medium Enterprises which work towards supporting smallholder farmers
Good knowledge and skills in using MS Office applications.