Strategic Development Agency (SDA) NGO
Position
Milk Technologist / Consultant
Category
Job Address
Application Deadline
Manufacturing & Agriculture
Yerevan, Armenia
16/12/2018
Responsibilities
The job responsibilities of the Milk Technologist/ Consultant include, but are not limited to: - Provide consultancy during the establishment and/ or renovation of milk processing workshops, including provision of support in design, selection of equipment and quality standards; define the procedures/ processes within the chain of milk processing - Evaluate milk processing factories' workflow and provide advisory services to increase efficiency - Develop new and improved methods in production, preservation, and utilization of milk, cheese and other dairy products - Provide trainings, as well as short-term and long-term consultations to milk market actors - Analyze current milk market needs - Monitor milk market and adjust the activities based on the external factors (changes in market, etc.) - Perform other job-related duties assigned by the management of the Organization
Required Qualifications
- University degree in Milk Technology/ Agricultural Sciences or a related area - At least 3 years of experience in the relevant position/ field - Knowledge of high value cheese and dairy production technology; knowledge of HACCP standard is a plus - Ability to communicate clearly - Self-confidence, negotiation and representation skills - Sound judgment and problem-solving skills; creative, initiative and results-oriented personality - Ability to work effectively in a team with adaptability and responsiveness - Excellent verbal and written communication skills - Fluency in written and spoken Armenian language - Knowledge of English and Russian languages is a plus - Computer literacy with practical experience in Microsoft Office applications - Awareness about the rural development projects in Armenia is a plus - Ability and willingness to intensively travel countrywide (and abroad if needed)
Application Procedures
Interested candidates are welcome to send their full CV to: sdaoffice@sdaoffice.com indicating the title of the position ("Milk Technologist/ Consultant") in the subject line of the email. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Please mention in your application that you have learned about this position from MyJob.am
Additonal Information
Strategic Development Agency is looking for a qualified specialist to fulfill the position of Milk Technologist/ Consultant who will be responsible for providing advice in the field of milk, cheese and dairy production. - Term: Part - time