Impact Terra
Country : Myanmar
  • Full-time

Agricultural Specialist

Impact Terra is a fast growing start up technology company. We at Impact Terra have developed Shwe Thee Nhan; a mobile application platform targeting the agricultural sector and in specific farmers. Our mission is to improve the livelihoods of rural population and improve food security and safety. We use smartphones and our proprietary mobile app platform to support millions of farmers, retailers, and other users in their daily business and information requirements. As Myanmar is leapfrogging from no to full connectivity and 100% smartphone use, we believe we can have an incredible positive impact on the lives of millions of people. Our Shwe Thee Nhan platform provides users with an easy-to-use visual interface and real-time and targeted content such as weather forecast, input product prices, crop market prices, product information, farming best practices, news, risk announcements, financing and more.

Responsibilities

Agricultural Specialist

We are looking for a motivated, hard-working, social and structured strong Agricultural Specialist. As Agricultural Specialist you will be responsible for creating demand-driven agricultural content in Burmese and English. The content you will create will better inform farmers and solve their challenges. You will actively seek for challenges farmers face and find relevant information for farmers to solve these challenges, based on your knowledge, network and other sources. Your created information will be published on Shwe Thee Nhan and other sources. Therefore, you will help Myanmar farmers to farm better! Based on performance of yourself and the company, your responsibilities will be increased.

Your Responsibilities

  • Creating and ensuring high quality of agricultural content on our platform – according to the “Shwe Thee Nhan standard”
  • Actively seeking current farmers’ challenges and seek solutions
  • Translating English to Burmese and Burmese to English – in both Zawgyi and Unicode font
  • Contribute to team efforts by supporting other team members where needed
  • Based on performance responsibilities can be increased (e.g. developing content, social media management, etc.)

Requirements

Hard Skills & Experiences

  • Recent graduate with a degree related to the agricultural sector
  • Knowledge of farming best practices
  • Excellent writing, reading and comprehension skills in both English and Burmese language
  • Ability to translate accurately from English to Burmese and Burmese to English – in both Zawgyi and Unicode font
  • Good knowledge of Excel, Dropbox, Google Drive and Word

Soft skills

  • Highly motivated to learn quickly and pick up new skills
  • Well organized and able to prioritize deliverables in order to meet deadlines
  • Initiative and solution focused
  • Accurate
  • Team player


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