Agriculture Adviser – Embajada del Reino Unido de la Gran Bretaña e Irlanda del Norte

forest-110900_1920Essential qualifications and experience

  • Graduate with a relevant university degree and at least 5 years of experience in a relevant field.
  • At least 5 years experience in programme management ideally in a development context.
  • Solid knowledge of Colombian agriculture-related legislation, policies and regulations at the central, regional and local levels.
  • In-depth understanding of agriculture models, approaches and best practices to maximise impact on poverty, gender equity, economic development and value for money.
  • A flexible and creative problem-solver, able to come up with innovative solutions to complex challenges.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Spanish.
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills including in giving presentations to external audiences.
  • Team player driven by values.

Desirable qualifications and experience

  • Relevant post-graduate degree.
  • Experience with multilateral development banks and international donors.
  • Understanding of UK agriculture-related legislation, policies and regulations.

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