i-Farmer Limited is an agri tech company that offers Bangladesh's 1st Digital Agriculture Platform focused on connecting farm sponsors with rural farmers in order to increase safe food production while promoting mass participation in Agri-Livestock sponsorship.

Currently i-Farmer Limited is looking for a suitable Bangladeshi national for the position of “Market Facilitator”

Market Facilitator
Job type : Full Time
Monthly salary : Negotiable
Location : Lalmonirhat/ Kurigram

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Overall management and supervision of field activities.
  • Supervision of activities carried out by i-Farmer Limited’s enlisted farmers and partner organizations and build a healthy team spirit among different types of staff.
  • Liaison with Care Bangladesh and other partner organizations of i-Farmer Limited and other local administration offices for agricultural development by the people’s Republic of Bangladesh.
  • Planning and management of financial transactions for i-Farmer Limited which includes buying and selling of livestock with the support of i-Farmer Limited’s management.
  • Preparation and administration of duty roster of i-Farmer Limited’s enlisted farmers and ensuring that all farmers has a robust appraisal of their duties performed.
  • Coordinates with the logistics and other relevant teams to ensure the necessary supply system to reach the company’s goals efficiently.
  • Preparing weekly/biweekly/monthly report of activities and progress of field activities.

Qualification and experience:

  • Graduate in any discipline from any reputed university
  • Good command over English and Bengali language
  • At least 1- 2 years of work experience in relevant field
  • Knowledge in livestock and agriculture management. Experience in livestock management would be an advantage.
  • Experience in marketing activities and business management would be an advantage.
  • Effective leader, capable of building trust and inspect within the immediate field team.
  • Efficient in operating a smart phone with in depth understanding of its functions.

Other key requirements:

  • Ability to solve complex problems.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with others in a team environment.
  • Knowledge on local context.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, in English and Bengali.
  • Knowledge of relevant computer packages.

Interested candidates should email their resume with two relevant reference, a cover letter and a recent passport size photograph, to info@ifarmer.asia before 5:00 pm, 24 February 2019.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.