We are part of a hugely successful, privately-owned multi-national business under Mars Incorporate with almost a century’s experience. Some of the biggest and best-loved brands are Mars®, Snickers®, M&Ms;®, Starburst®, Pedigree® and Whiskas®.
Mars Symbioscience Indonesia is located in Makassar seeking for a talented candidate to join our innovative and dynamic team as :
FARMER & COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT SUPERVISOR
To support the Mars cocoa sustainability strategy and initiatives of the business related on farmers empowerment and community empowerment and development to be able to achieve and ensure the long term goal of Mars cocoa sustainability in 2020.
The position is responsible for facilitating, promoting, and ensuring the farmer and community development, and monitoring the farmer’s empowerment and transfer initiatives in order to secure and monitors opportunities the cocoa farming business. The focus will be developing new business models for cocoa farmers and high impact on rural communities working with others stakeholders to achieve it.
Manage business compost development program including :
Monitor and Implement business compost development program,
Participate in impact monitoring of the business compost development program,
Coordinate collaboration work with NGO’s on developing, implement and monitoring compost business program.
Coordinate process of synergy business farming development and farmer empowerment with field transfer technology
Manage farmers and community empowerment program, including developing and overseeing program’s annual planning and timely, high quality implementation of activities and deliverables; monitoring evaluating program implementation and deliverables; and reporting to capture lessons learned and best practices related to cocoa farming and community strengthening.
Provide technical assistance, support and information to partner NGO’s, local government entities and others institutions on farming community strengthening activities in areas
Conduct research and offers recommendations about farmer and community empowerment opportunities
Identifies areas that need transfer of power and responsibilities and puts farmers and community empowerment program into practice
To empower cocoa farmers and cocoa communities, through skill development initiatives to take ownership of their own development
To promote integrated farmer and community development and productivity improvement, with the purpose of improving the quality of life and the standard of living of farmers.
Supervise local staff and annually evaluate their performance
Communication with all relevant parties
Bachelor’s degree in Agronomy (prefer Social and Economy), Environmental Science, or related field
Minimum 3 years Business Experience in Sustainability, Agriculture or related business function
Good knowledge of business practice, smallholder production systems, excellent understanding of commodity supply chains and the various.
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Application letter resume and the latest photograph should be submitted (Closing date on 7 February 2013) to :
PT. Mars Symbioscience Indonesia
JL. Kima 10 Kav A.6, Makassar
only short-listed candidates will be invited for intervie