Background & Description

This position is required to support EDVAD “Sustainable Economic Development through Value Chains, Advocacy and Disaster risk reduction” in AJK.

The incumbent would be responsible to assist in planning and implementation of Agriculture
related specific interventions with sound and practical knowledge of Agriculture development and
its challenges in local context, close coordination with Farmer Enterprise Groups, Dairy
associations, District forums & play a vital role in their strengthening.

Requirements and Skills

Ideal candidate must be Bachelor degree in Agrculture with minimum 6 months to 1 year of experience of similar role in NGO/INGO or relevant public/private sector will be preferred but not compulsory..

Candidate must have good working knowledge of MS Office, Outlook, ERP systems familiarity.


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 achievement of entrusted goals / objectives.

Have a learning attitude and a continuous improvement philosophy.

How to Apply

Apply Here

 Interested candidates may submit the online job application latest by January 9, 2018. Only short listed candidates will be called for test/interview. Women & person with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply.  

About Organization

Islamic Relief Pakistan (IRP) is the chapter of Islamic relief Worldwide. IRP is in-line with the mission, vision and values of Islamic relief worldwide. IRP commenced its operations in the year 1992 with the signed MOU with Economic Affairs Division and also registered under Section 42 of the Companies Ordinance 1984, Government of Pakistan in the year 1994.

Islamic relief across the world is well recognized for its emergency response and is one of those organizations who initially entered to any area to respond to the emergency and then complete the cycle through development programming which leads to sustainability.

Our Values

Following Prophetic Guidance: We remain guided by the timeless values and teachings provided by the revelations contained within the Qur’an and prophetic example, most specifically:

  • Social Justice (Adl): Our work is founded on enabling people and institutions to fulfil the rights of people who are poor and vulnerable. We work to empower the dispossessed towards realising their God-given human potential and developing their capabilities and resources.
  • Sincerity (Ikhlas): In responding to poverty and suffering, our efforts are driven by sincerity to God and the need to fulfil our obligations to humanity.
  • Excellence (Ihsan): Our actions in tackling poverty are marked by excellence in our operations and conduct which is deserving of the people we serve.
  • Compassion (Rahma): We believe the protection and well-being of every life is of paramount importance and we shall join with other humanitarian actors to act as one in responding to suffering brought on by disasters, poverty and injustice.
  • Custodianship (Amana): We uphold our duty of custodianship over the earth, its resources and the trust people place in us as humanitarian and development practitioners to be transparent and accountable.