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No Experience Uganda Jobs – 15 Graduate Coffee Sourcing Officers

Job Title: 15 Coffee Sourcing Officers

Starting Salary & Perks : Confidential

Job Location : Greater Masaka, Kamuli, Buikwe, Mukono, Kasese, Rubirizi, Rukungiri

Contract Type/Duration : 1 year contract renewable upon proven performance

Reports to : Regional Coordinator

Department : Procurement

Job summary

No Experience Uganda Jobs: Achieve sourcing & quality targets with the ability to organize a workload of different tasks & responsibilities. Identify, organize opportunities to source coffee.

About Us:

The company is a coffee trading company with a strong focus on working directly with farmers and farming communities, often in complex rural and socio-economic environments.

A cornerstone of the company’s strategy is to engage farming households through the provision of rural based services and trade via Farmer Hubs. This includes, but is not limited to, training of farmers on good agricultural practices, certification, and the provision of inputs and financial services.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities- Off-season

  • Mobilize farmers (prospection, identification, & registration of coffee growers)
  • Train farmers on agricultural best practices & sustainability standards
  • Plan harvest season (reparation of sourcing area, identification & implementation of collecting sites, plan volumes with local suppliers)
  • Gather internal and external information relevant to the organisation
  • Accomplish any other task given by the regional coordinator

On-season

  • Manage all activities of the Coffee Sourcing Centre
  • Provide accurate & on time reporting to the management
  • Coordinate sourcing sites & local suppliers
  • Manage the performance of all staff in the CSC
  • Motivate employees, solve conflicts, and preserve customer relationship
  • Control
  • Accomplish any other task given by the supervisor

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications & Education

Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Agribusiness, Rural development or its equivalent.

Work Experience     

No prior work experience required but a demonstrated motivation to lead a successful career within the coffee industry

Technical Competencies

  • Excellent planning & management skills with the ability to prioritize & respond to tight deadlines
  • Excellent analytical and synthesis skills, at ease with numbers
  • Excellent leadership skills, able to encourage & motivate a team

Behavioral Competencies  

  • Hard worker – Able to work under pressure
  • Integrity – honest and has high level of ethics
  • Dependability – reliable, responsible, & dependable
  • Team work – pleasant with others, displays a good natured cooperative attitude
  • Confidentiality – deal with sensitive & confidential matters
  • Supplier orientated – focus on discovering and meeting supplier needs
  • Cultural awareness – Ability to build relationships quickly & with a wide variety of people

Computer Skills 

Proficient in both Microsoft Excel and Word

Languages    

Proficient in English, Luganda; any local language is a plus

Other Requirements

  • Willingness to work in the countryside
  • Motorcycle driving license

People who have experience working in this industry are encouraged to apply.

How to apply:

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online at the link below.

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Deadline for submission of applications is Friday, 01st February, 2019.

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