NAMC: Graduate Placement - Agricultural Economist 2021 (Pretoria)

POST : GRADUATE PLACEMENT: AGRICULTURAL ECONOMIST 2021

STIPEND : PAYABLE ACCORDING TO AGRI-SETA RATES

CENTRE : PRETORIA


REQUIREMENTS

An appropriate four years qualifications or Honors in Agricultural Economics or related qualification.



SKILLS

 Analytical skills

 Problem solving skills

 Computer skills

 Project Management skills

 Coordination skills

 Interpersonal and communication skills



BEHAVIORAL ATTRIBUTES

 Ability to communicate and motivate, orally and in writing, research findings and policy issues;

 Show initiative and commitment to delivering sound results;

 Ability to work in a team and individually;

 Manage own workload effectively and efficiently; and

 Attention to details and deadline driven.







KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 Provide effective and timely research support to specific projects / programmes and develop well researched sections of /and reports

 Assist with data gathering, interpretation and analysis of data

 Conduct literature reviews on agricultural economics related topics

 Liaison with relevant stakeholders on issues pertaining to agriculture

 Assist with the identification of market access opportunities for various commodities as per stakeholder needs

 Assist with design of market linkage schemes and produce reports as required

 Coordinate and facilitate linkages between the emerging producers and buyers of agricultural produce in order to achieve Government’s objectives

 Produce various projects / programmes reports as required


Please forward your applications to hr@namc.co.za, closing date: 05 March 2021. If you have not been contacted within three months of the closing date, please note that your application was unsuccessful


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