Livestock Officer
Fulltime
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iFarmer is an award-winning agri-fintech business focusing on innovative financial services for smallholder farmers. iFarmer uses agriculture expertise, agronomic machine learning, remote sensing, and mobile phones to deliver financing, high-quality agriculture inputs, optimized farm advises and creates access to markets that can improve profitability for millions of farmers.
We are on a mission to “Democratize Agriculture financing and Supply chain”.
iFarmer works closely with multiple stakeholders across the agriculture value chain. We are supported by organizations such as UNCDF, UNESCAP, Asia Accelerator, Falcon Ventures, Startup Bangladesh, UNDP Youth CoLab, Acumen, and more.
Department
New Business
Description

Knowledge Management: Lead in knowledge management and content development for providing training, supporting the farmers and trainers, and other sector players. Prepare content that will help in early disease prediction. Work with other teams to deliver the content and share support materials to relevant parties like farmers, veterinaries etc.

Work on innovative projects: Lead in proof of concept for innovative projects that will require research and development and farm management, estrus detection, health anomaly and support the data scientist and machine learning engineers.

Livestock quality management: Lead in livestock quality measures, control, educate and standard setting for livestock. Manage Contract Farming projects to ensure proper standard maintenance.

Product Development Support: Support in developing any other business related to livestock, field force engagement, government officials’ liaison, R&D partnership with thinktanks and universities.

Role

The candidate will work to improve the livestock management in our country. The candidate will develop contents related to cattle farm management, cattle rearing methods, and disease management. The candidate will also work with cattle farms, iFarmer internal teams, and external parties for research and development, and innovative projects aimed at ensuring food security. He or she will also liaison with universities and industry experts to gather and disseminate knowledge.

Requirements

Educational Requirement: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine or Animal Husbandry.

Experience Requirement: 1 or 2 years of experience is preferable but not mandatory. Fresh graduates are highly encouraged to apply.

Behavioral requirement: Frequent travelling to different areas of the country is a requirement of the job. The candidate should be willing to work remotely and independently.

Other Benefits
  • Salary review: Once in a year
  • Weekly holidays
  • Group Insurance
  • Hospitalization benefits
  • 2 yearly festival bonus
Vacancy
1
Salary Range
20,000 – 25,000 BDT
Application Deadline
Aug 15, 2022
Apply Procedure

If you think you are eligible for the post, you can send your updated CV to career@ifarmer.asia by mentioning "Application for Livestock Officer" in the subject line by 31st July, 2022. 

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