International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Job Recruitment

Latest job openings at International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations. See the requirements and procedure to apply for International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) jobs online.

International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Job Recruitment

International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is currently recruiting for the following vacant positions:

  1. Procurement Officer
  2. Research Supervisor
  3. Accounting Technician
  4. Project Manager
  5. Administrative Assistant I
  6. Monitoring, Evaluation, Communication and Data Management Officer

Procurement Officer

Job Location: Oyo

Deadline: 25th April, 2019.

Qualification

  • Minimum of BSc/HND in Public or Business Administration, or Accounting/Finance or related field from a recognized university with proven track record and/or specialized training in procurement with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience as a procurement officer in a multilateral donor funded project or program with a procurement authority.

Research Supervisor

Job Location: Oyo

Deadline: 26th April, 2019.

Qualifications

  • B.Sc/HND in Plant Science, Agriculture, Biology or related field with minimum of two (2) years’ experience performing similar or related roles.

Accounting Technician

Job Location: Ekiti

Deadline: 26th April, 2019.

Qualification

  • OND in Accounting or related field with minimum of (2) years’ experience performing similar or related roles.

Project Manager

Job Location: Ekiti

Deadline: 27th April, 2019.

Educational Qualifications

  • The candidate should have PhD in Agriculture-Life Science related fields.

Core Competencies:

  • The candidate should possess the intellectual leadership and strong management skills necessary to develop, articulate and carry out a vision for the project.
  • At least 15 years relevant job experience from international organizations/NGOs/donors, preferably linked to tropical agriculture or international development.
  • At least 6 years postdoctoral experience in proposal development, project management, grant management and resource mobilization.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing teams of professionals, administrative, procurement, hiring, recruitment, financial and logistical aspects of project implementation.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead the writing and publication of technical documents in relation to the project goals.
  • Strong skills in team building and creating synergies between project partners and activities.
  • Proven success in work relations with a wide range of partners, including financing institutions, governments, private sector, and other development actors.
  • Excellent and extensive organizational and administrative skills and experience.
  • Ability to work well in a multicultural setting.
  • Gender awareness.
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Power Point).
  • Ability to work well under pressure.
  • Fluency in English is required, and a working knowledge of French is a strong advantage.

Administrative Assistant I

Job Location: Ekiti

Deadline: 26th April, 2019.

Qualifications

  • OND in Secretarial Studies or related field with minimum of three (3) years’ experience performing similar or related roles.

Monitoring, Evaluation, Communication and Data Management Officer

Job Location: Ekiti

Deadline: 26th April, 2019.

Qualifications

  • MSc in Agricultural Economics, Program Evaluation, Mathematics, Statistics, Communication, and Development Studies with a minimum of six (6) years’ experience performing similar or related role preferably with an international organization.

How to Apply for IITA Jobs.

Apply for the post of Procurement Officer at IITA.

Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format, The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include the applicant’s current or previous direct Supervisor, professional colleague and evidence of current remuneration package.

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Apply for the post of Research Supervisor at IITA.

Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format, The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include the applicant’s current or previous direct Supervisor, professional colleague and evidence of current remuneration package.

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Apply for the post of Accounting Technician at IITA.

Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format, The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include the applicant’s current or previous direct Supervisor, professional colleague and evidence of current remuneration package.

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Apply for the post of Project Manager at IITA.

Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed covering letter which should address how the candidate’s background/experience relates to the specific duties of the position applied for, curriculum vitae, names and addresses of three professional referees (which must include either the Head of the applicant’s current or previous organization or applicant’s direct Supervisor/Superior at his/her present or former place of work)

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Apply for the post of Administrative Assistant I at IITA.

Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format, The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include the applicant’s current or previous direct Supervisor, professional colleague and evidence of current remuneration package.

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Apply for the post of Monitoring, Evaluation, Communication and Data Management Officer at IITA.

Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format, The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include the applicant’s current or previous direct Supervisor, professional colleague and evidence of current remuneration package.

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Note: IITA is an equal opportunity employer and particularly welcomes applications from female candidates.

About International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA).

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource integrity. IITA is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.


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