Haramaya University is a national leader in agricultural training and research in Ethiopia, and the epicenter of outreach activities in agriculture and biodiversity in the country.
The university has recently won a competitive World Bank grant for establishing an African Centre of Excellence in Climate Smart Agriculture and Biodiversity Conservation (Climate SABC). The project is aimed at producing skilled human capital to tackle challenges posed by climate change through quality post-graduate training and research in partnership with universities across the Eastern and Southern Africa region as well as with institutions of higher learning other parts of the World. PhD and MSc students will be admitted mainly from African countries. The project also aims at enhancing and upgrading facilities pertinent to improve quality of education including field and laboratory facilities as well as ICT infrastructure.
To run the project activities, the university wishes to recruit and employ qualified personnel for the following vacant positions. The job descriptions and competency requirements for the positions are listed below:
The tasks of a clerk involve filing, record keeping, staffing service counters, and other administrative tasks for the ACE center. He/she attends to general office tasks, or engages in similar related duties.
Key Roles and Responsibilities
Type of employment: Contractual
Duration: Two years with possible extension up to five years
Reports to: ACE Project Manager
Salary and Benefits
Preferred Specific Experiences
Qualified women are particularly encouraged to apply.