Projects Officer

Are you a bold, proactive go-getter, quick learner, open minded, focused, self-motivated team player? Are you willing to grow your career and grab available career growth opportunities based on key performance indicators in a fast growing African company?

The Hive Rwanda Ltd, a subsidiary of The Hive Group, is looking for a unique Individual to serve as its PROJECTS OFFICER to provide leadership and direction to its projects’ initiative in Rwanda! This unique individual should meet the following requirements, although ATTITUDE is everything!

    A beekeeping/agriculture/agribusiness related degree with a solid experience of working in Rwanda’s beekeeping/honey/agribusiness sector. Additional qualifications and experience in project management will be an added advantage.
    A solid experience as a salesperson handling individuals, organizations (public, private sector and NGOS) farmer cooperatives and groups etc.
    A solid experience in handling or taking part in projects from inception to implementation.
    Ability to provide leadership to teams and adapt to new conditions if and when required.
    Ability to create high level contacts in the beekeeping & agriculture industry (across government, NGOs and private sector) and building a valuable business network round them.
    Ability to be hands-on and ready to actively get involved in technical aspects of practical beekeeping and/or willingness to learn and master technical beekeeping management skills from in-house beekeeping experts and transfer these skills to others.
    Ability to implement company’s strategies with speed, precision and creativity and great attention to details under minimum supervision.
    An excellent communicator in English and Kinyarwanda, with French as an added advantage.
    Should be a focused, self-motivated with 100% commitment to duties and responsibilities.
    Should be able to switch seamlessly between executive board room presentations and field interactions with farmers including trainings, awareness creation, practical demonstrations etc.
    Ability to proficiently use Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook & PowerPoint to prepare and present reports, proposals, plans, budgets in a coherent manner. Note that you will be required to demonstrate this proficiency practically.
    Should be willing to earn a basic salary plus performance-based bonuses against set targets.
    Should be willing to undertake frequent travel to rural areas of Rwanda when necessary away from the duty station in Kigali.

To apply, address your Letter of Interest indicating why you think you are suitable for this position including your expectations (or range of expectations) for basic salary and your CV to kelvin@thehivegp.com  before 12th January 2017.
Source: Rwanda Jobs