Training Officers – 3 Posts at Kilombero Sugar Company Ltd | April 2024

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job Purpose
The  Kilombero  Community  Charitable  Trust  (KCCT)  is  seeking  passionate  Agriculture  
Training Officers  to  lead  our  training  initiatives  in  sustainable  sugarcane  cultivation  
and  marketing  for Agricultural Marketing Cooperative Societies (AMCOS).

Specific Duties and Responsibilities
•     Training  Needs  Analysis:  Conduct  assessments  to  identify  skill  gaps  and  training requirements among AMCOS, farmers, and stakeholders involved in sugar cane production.
•     Training Delivery: Facilitating engaging and interactive training sessions to AMCOS.
•     Performance  Evaluation:  Monitoring  the  effectiveness  of  training  programs  through assessments, evaluations, and feedback mechanisms to measure knowledge retention and skill development.
•     Stakeholder  Engagement:  Collaborating  with  internal  departments,  external  partners, government agencies, and community stakeholders to align training initiatives with broader organizational and industry objectives.
•     Continuous  Improvement:  Continuously  reviewing  and  updating  training  materials, methodologies, and  curricula  to  incorporate  new  technologies,  industry  trends,  and  best practices.
•     Community Outreach: Engaging with local communities and farmers to provide education, extension services, and capacity-building initiatives aimed at improving sugar cane farming practices, socio-economic development, and sustainability.
•     Record Keeping:  Performing record keeping for all training, modules, manuals, events, costs, and registers.

Job Qualification and Experience
•     Diploma in Applied Agricultural Extension, Agriculture or a related field.
•     Experience delivering training in a diverse environment, with a focus on inclusivity and 
cultural sensitivity
•     Minimum 3 years of experience in sugarcane farming.
•     Proven expertise in the sugarcane industry, including a strong understanding of AMCOS grower 
•     Demonstrated commitment to sustainable agricultural practices and environmental stewardship.
•     Excellent problem-solving, organizational, and time-management skills.
•     Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Swahili.

Terms Of Service: The successful candidate will be engaged on a Contract Basis.

All interested candidates, who meet the above requirements, please apply for the position on or before 22nd  April 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Kilombero Community Charitable Trust is an equal-opportunity employer. Women and people with disability are highly encouraged to apply.