• Forestry and Natural Resources Officer - Kicukiro District

    Posted: 13 October 2017
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    Job: Forestry and Natural Resources Officer
    Organization: KICUKIRO DISTRICT
    Level 5.II
    Reports To: Director of Agriculture and Natural Resource Unit
    No. of Positions 1
    Deadline: 18/Oct/2017

    Job Description

    Main duties and Responsibilities:

    • Elaborate the District’s strategy on forests and natural resources, monitor its implementation across Sectors and produce consolidated reports thereof;
    • Organize, in close collaboration with relevant stakeholders,trainings and public awareness campaigns meant to disseminate new forestry technologiesamong beneficiaries;
    • Supervise the identification and mapping of forest diseases, reforestation and forests protection needs, vulgarization and valorization of trees and forests at the sector level and advise on the preventive and reactive measures across the District;
    • Inspect whether mining and forests harvesting practices comply with the applicable regulations and standards;
    • Maintain an updated database of forests and natural resources operators within the District, analyze the impact of their work on sustainable local development and advise the District accordingly.

    Job Profile

    A0 in Forestry, Environmental Sciences, Forestry, Natural Sciences, Geography, Botany, Agroforestry, Agriculture

    Key Technical Skills & Knowledge required:

    • Extensive Knowledge in Forestry and Natural Resources
    • Organizational Skills;
    • Communication Skills;
    • High analytical Skills;
    • Complex Problem Solving;
    • Time management Skills;
    • Team working Skills;
    • Fluency in Kinyarwanda, English and/ or French; knowledge of all is an advantage