AGROSERVICE is looking permanently for experts in the fields of agriculture, food safety, agribusiness, forestry, water, natural resources and rural economy.
e-Agriculture expert (international, 6 person-months intermittent) for CAMBODIA: The e-Agriculture experts will have a relevant educational background with at least ten years’ experience government, international agencies and private sector works in the field of information technology applied in agriculture, forestry, and natural resources. Should have experience in designing and delivering agriculture ICT systems in Southeast Asia. The expert should have experience in design and implementation of e-commerce solutions. The national expert is expected to have a relevant education background with at least 5 years of experience in agriculture sector. The national expert will assist the international expert. The expert will report to the team leader and will be responsible for:
(i) Support the administration of day to day activities of implementation of pilot projects;
(ii) Act as single point of contact for all project escalations during the implementation;
(iii) Define requirements and set scope for agriculture information systems and solutions;
(iv) Develop supporting infrastructure and business process required for maintaining projects. The support process includes establishment of services such as call centers for farmers and kiosks operation;
(v) Provide inputs to RFP for the ICT agriculture system components;
(vi) Manage the entire bid process for system integrator onboarding;
(vii) Draft the service level agreements and monitor its compliance by the system integrators;
(viii) Develop policy, standards and capacity requirement needs for implementing the pilot and liaise with government in effecting the needed reforms;
(ix) Develop and implement appropriate business models and business processes;
(x) Ensure project financials or in line with the budget;
(xi) Develop management information system and associated analytical components;
(xii) Undertake and support development of function specifications and design of the solutions; and
(xiii) Establish needed consultative mechanism for implementing the solution.