Provide advanced presales support for Irrigation solutions to customers
The Agronomist will conduct field survey and checks, take samples and make observations, perform tests, and identify and solve problems related to plant and soil nutrition, damage from insects or wildlife, weather or climate changes, or the use of specialized products, such as pesticides, fertilizers, etc.
Prepare and implement a spray programme for preventive and cure of plants.
Lead, coach, mentor and develop teams of science professionals and/or experts to advance technical knowledge and/or solve complex problems addressing business needs. Lead and mentor complex development projects.
Provide technical support to farmers and partners on management of shade-net and open field crop production to ensure optimal costs and level of production are maintained
Support and lead, where necessary, the Platform in delivering scientifically robust research and evidence
Support the Project Manager in the successful management of all administrative and programmatic functions and activities in line with the project’s Scope of Work and approved annual work plans.
The Regional Policy and Regulatory Environment Lead will lead design and implementation of activities to promote trade policies throughout the East Africa region which encourage open trade, a resilient policy environment, and adhere to SPS protocols.