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 member of the consortium implementing the “Root and Tubers for Agricultural Transformation project “in Malawi, funded by Irish Aid Malawi. The project aims to increase productivity, climate resilience, nutritional and quality of cassava, potato and sweetpotato production systems. IITA is leading the cassava component.
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is now inviting applications from qualified candidates to fill the following positions;
The Driver/Field Assistant will work as a member of the project team in Malawi
Qualification and skills required
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should send their applications with detailed curriculum vitae with the names and addresses of three professional referees (including e-mail addresses) by email to:
or by post to:
The Station Administrator,
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA),
Chitedze Research Station, Off Mchinji Road,
P.O. Box 30258,
Lilongwe 3, Malawi.
Please indicate on the subject line of the email the position that you are applying for if applying by mail.
The applications should indicate how the candidate’s background/experience relates to the specific duties of the position applied for, and also state the names and addresses of three professional referees which must include either the Head of the applicant’s current or previous organization.
Closing Date: 20th September 2017
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. Applicants should therefore indicate their contact telephone number(s) and/or email address.
16th of September, 2017 9:12:41 am
Employment Type: Full-time
Job deadline: 20th September, 2017
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