Posted on :
30 Apr, 2012
30 Apr, 2012
Our Client, Wienco Ghana Ltd, has been at the forefront of Ghana’s agricultural development for three decades. Wienco and its key partners; Masara N’Arziki and Cocoa Abrabopa Association; remain committed to transforming Ghana’s agricultural sector and making a meaningful impact in the lives of farmers nationwide. They are offering exciting career opportunities to highly qualified and seasoned professionals who will be at the forefront of this dynamic industry, while earning a competitive salary and benefits package.
The Role: A high-level position reporting to the MD, the role will provide technical services in the context of the Sisili-Kulpawn Project in Northern Ghana while liaising between SADA and other stakeholders in the field of irrigation and water conservation practices. He or she will be required to review and finalize general technical procedures, Terms of Reference and methodology for the Project design and implementation. Additionally, the successful candidate will provide technical guidance, and support the integration of acceptable standards for environmental and social aspects in the Project design and throughout implementation.
Requirements: A mid-career person with an advanced university degree in a relevant field for irrigation work (hydrology, water conservation, watershed management, dam design, etc.); A minimum of 8 years consistent professional specialization in irrigation planning; Deep-seated knowledge of the country (particularly Northern Ghana) and its irrigation sector; Demonstrated competencies at both policy and field implementation level; Must be able and willing to travel frequently to Northern Ghana; Sensitivity to cultural diversity and the ability to engender cooperation from diverse constituents; Ability to communicate in local dialects.
Duty Station: The successful candidate will be initially stationed in Accra but will eventually relocate to Northern Ghana.
If you qualify for any of the roles above, please submit your CV & cover letter to:
Search Consultant, Nicholas de-Heer, by email [email protected] or, by post to:
ShawbellConsulting Limited, P. O. Box KIA 9022, Airport, Accra. Please cite the specific job for which you are applying, with contact details.
Deadline for Applications: April 30, 2012. Office Location: Ring Road East, Labone Junction By-Pass; North Labone, Accra; Tel: 0302-774112; 0302-767498
*Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted