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Livelihood & Agriculture Officer
Programme Department, Karachi
Apply By Jan 28, 2021
Job Description (total positions: 1, posted on: Jan 19, 2021)

  • Identification of new projects & support in proposals development to diversify the livelihood options by introducing innovative activities.
  • Effective coordination and planning of livelihoods activities.
  • Proper planning and execution of livelihoods activities while consulting all concern.
  • Ensure timely completion of all activities while adhering quality aspects.
  • Progress sharing with line management on regular basis as per practice that is monthly, interim and end-term reports.
  • Developing context-specific criteria and assessment tools in consultation with the relevant line management.
  • Ongoing monitoring of all interventions & sharing timely feedback with line management.
  • Gauge impacts of all interventions & share report with all concern.
  • Identify resource persons for capacity building component under livelihoods.
  • Identify gaps, avoid overlaps and duplication of grants/project activities.
  • Advise the field teams on best practices and approaches on sustainable livelihoods and ensure effective implementation.
  • Remain good team player & foster team building.
  • Effective skills of resolving problems, especially in the field.
  • Ensure M&E applications
  • Create and maintain good relationship with local communities, line agencies, NGOs/INGOs and UN agencies
  • Strategic oversight of planning, budgeting, re-designing,  implementation and monitoring of the program/projects
  • It is essential that the post holder shows a good understanding and sympathy with the organizational values & principles, vision and mission as well as commitment to its SEAH (sexual exploitation abuse and harassment) protocols. We have zero tolerance policy towards SEAH and doesn’t support any action that promote or encourage SEAH.


  • Master / Bachelor degree in Agriculture, livestock or related field
  • No. of positions: 01 


3 Years’ experience with Master &/or 6 years with Bachelor degree

Computer Skills:

  • MS Office, Outlook, ERP systems familiarity


  • Urdu, English and local languages

Key Personal Qualities:

  • Strong emotional intelligence and resilience, and able to maintain self-control in difficult situations.
  • Able to work under extreme conditions in field areas.
  • Good communication skills in local as well as English / Urdu language which delivers information with clarity in a wide range of situations.
  • Has a positive nature and able to overcome issues that create hindrance in the achievement of entrusted goals/objectives.
  • Has a learning attitude and a continuous improvement philosophy.

Value Added Skills

  • Knowledge of livelihood programing preferably livestock and agriculture.
  • MS office (especially in MS Excel)
  • Networking & self confidence

Required Skills

Agriculture, Live Stock, Livelihood,

N.G.O./Social Services
Field Operations
Job Type
Full Time/Permanent ( First Shift (Day) )
No Preference
Minimum Education
Degree Title
Bachelor/Master degree in Livestock/Agriculture or related fields
Career Level
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience
3 Years(3 years with master degree &/Or with 6 years Bachelor degree)