Saharan Fresh

Farmer Relations Supervisor

Job Purpose

Saharan fresh is seeking to deepen engagement with farmers in our ever-expanding network. To this end, we are seeking to bring on board a candidate who will facilitate this through: farmer recruitment, engagement and relationship management.

The candidate will work under the Operations department.

Responsibilities

  • Farmer pre- qualification: By using Saharan fresh farmer qualification criteria, ensure that all farmers joining the organizations farmer network meet the set standard.
  • Farmer recruitment: This will be achieved through referrals, Saharan Fresh social media platforms, farmer unions and farm demonstration sessions.
  • Communication: Ensuring that all queries and concerns raised by farmers are adequately addressed in a timely and professional manner.
  • Driving automation: Engage in the development of a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system that is adaptable to the organizations farmer engagement needs.
  • Farmer engagement: Organizing farm demonstration sessions, general meetings between farmers and internal or external facilitators.
  • Relationship Management: Through quality engagement and timely communication, ensure that the organization remains in good terms with all its farmers and this encourages more to join the network.

Competencies

  • High levels of personal integrity.
  • Excellent mobilization skills.
  • Adaptability and dynamism.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision.
  • Adaptability to field work.

Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in Education, Community development or Public Relations.
  • Excellent mastery of all applications of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • 2- 3 years’ experience in farmer extension training, farmer engagement and training is an added advantage

If your qualified with this position requirement, Send us your Covering application letter and CV with three referees. Find the link from https://saharanfresh.com/job-application/. Only qualified applicant will be contacted.

Application deadline: December 21, 2021

saharan fresh is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We champion equal treatment of all applicants. Saharan fresh does not charge its applicants any fees whatsoever and has not authorized any agent to levy any fees on its behalf. If anyone requests you to make any payment with respect to this application, please report the incident to info@saharanfresh.com or to our hotline on +255 (0) 652 444 555.