Programme Implementation Manager-PlantwisePlus, Rawalpindi, Pakistan

CABI

CABI Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Salary:

220K-250K (PKR Gross)

Location:

Rawalpindi (with frequent travel to project sites)

Job Summary

Job title: Programme Implementation Manager-PlantwisePlus

Location: Rawalpindi (with frequent travel to project sites)

THE ROLE

The plant health system of the future needs to be more proactive and agile in identifying and responding to plant health problems. CABI Regional Bioscience Centre Pakistan is evolving its award-winning Plantwise programme which has helped millions of farmers in 34 counties to diagnose and treat pest threats on their farms and reduce crop losses by strengthening national plant health systems. The PlantwisePlus programme will help countries to predict, prepare themselves for and prevent plant health threats – reducing crop losses – and will more comprehensively support countries and farmers to grow the quantity of food required and also to improve the quality of food grown, in a changing climate. This role includes hands-on working knowledge of agricultural systems in the country, financial and operational management experience of multi-country multi-stakeholder project or a programme. Experience in Governmental relations and multiple tasking is an important function for this job.

Tags: health systems, plant health, programme implementation