Effective with the release of this position announcement, Winrock International will be recruiting applicants for the North Sulawesi (Amurang, South Minahasa) - based position of Agriculture Facilitator.
The responsibilities, duties, and qualifications are described below:
Winrock International is a nonprofit organization that works with people in the United States and around the world to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources. Winrock is a registered NGO in Indonesia with Programs in clean energy, sustainable forest management, and climate change designed to improve livelihoods and protect the environment. 
Opportunity closing date: November 9, 2015
Position Title: Agriculture Facilitator
Location: South Minahasa, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
Group: Coconut Smallholders Training Program (CSTP)
Reports to: Program Associate in HQ
Level of Effort: 154 days, starting on ASAP to April 2016
  • Job Description 
  • Position summary:
The agriculture facilitator will help design and implementing agriculture capacity building and support the monitoring and evaluation of 400 beneficiaries under CSTP in South Minahasa.

  • Help design and implementing capacity building CSTP
  • Organize and manage the implementation of training events (around 24 training events) including the administrative aspect of conducting training 
  • Do coordination with CSR Cargill, main facilitators/trainers, extension agents, and beneficiaries
  • Ensuring all beneficiaries attend the training events
  • In coordination with Program Associate, Ag Facilitator prepares training materials
  • In coordination with Program Associate, Ag Facilitator revise the content of booklet 
  • Ag Facilitator is responsible to enumerate the satisfaction questionnaire after trainings.
  • Ag Facilitator is responsible to document the training events (pictures, videos, record the event)
  • Ag facilitator compile the training documentation, drafting training report, and analyze the satisfaction data at fourth day after training events
  • Provide feedback on the design and implementation of trainings
Do monitoring and evaluation activities

  • Submit 2 monitoring reports using before 25th per month (provide brief report on the challenges, solution taken by Ag facilitator, and one success story) 
  • Do monitoring activities in each farmer groups (200 beneficiaries) in close coordination with Cargill 
  • Provide technical support services to farmers on coconut – corn intercropping 
  • Work closely with extension agents, lead farmers, and beneficiaries to collect reliable information
Maintain and manage networks

  • Engage with Winrock partners of the program, i.e. Cargill, Local Government, Trainers, Extension agents and Farmers.
Qualifications and Experience:

  • Must have minimum two years’ experience managing agricultural development projects in collaboration with local communities 
  • Priority local hire for this position/ around Sulawesi area 
  • Experience in coconut and corn agronomy and supply chains desirable 
  • Must be able to work with limited supervision 
  • Experience working for international NGOs preferred 
  • Must have good communication skills and demonstrated experience reporting to donors and other project partners 
  • Strong writing & monthly reporting skills in English required 
  • Accustomed to field-related development work
Candidates should have at a minimum Bachelor degree in Agriculture.

Please send your application letter, resume and photograph to by ASAP.