Food and Agriculture Organization FAO Job Circular

Food and Agriculture Organization FAO Job Circular 2021 has announced a new job opening on its official website, as well as in the Weekly Job Newspaper. They offer some new vacancies in this circular.

We will go over everything about this circular in this post, including the number of positions available, the job announcement, educational requirements, required experience, knowledge, skills, salary, and abilities. You will get a complete guideline about this Job that will help to build your career.

Educational Qualifications and Experiences

Tasks And Responsibilities

The National Animal Health Specialist is an SC 9 position and will work under the overall supervision of the FAO Representative in Bangladesh, and the direct supervision of the Project Team Leader. The National Animal Health Specialist keeping close liaison with the Project Director and the Chief Technical Coordinator (CTC) of LDDP and other relevant project staff, the representative of partner organization of public, private or development organization or the field staff work for the implementation of project activities, and following technical supervision of the LTO and the guidance of the AGAG will undertake the following:

  • Prepare a detailed work plan and time schedule for completing the project’s activities in a sustainable manner;
  • Support the mapping of existing farmers’ groups (FG) and mobilization of FGs/POs
  • Support project baseline survey, development of curricula for Farmers` Field School (FFS), and the Manuals for FFS and livestock extension
  • Develop action plans for the management of risks associated with animal health, public health, and food safety, animal production, marketing, and climate
  • Help organization of FGDs, national workshop, and any other relevant events
  • Review national and global plans of animal disease control and prevention plan, zoonoses, and veterinary public health management and develop policy and action plans
  • Review One health policy issues and plans and draft policy accordingly
  • Review food safety plans and policy of livestock origins and implementation status in the country and develop policy and action plans taking lessons from the developed country.
  • Providing backstopping support for timely implementation of projects activities;
  • Assist preparation of monthly/quarterly/half-yearly progress reports;
  • Any other responsibility assigned by the local supervisor/management and AFAOR (Programme).

Tasks And Responsibilities

  • Prepare a detailed work plan and time schedule for completing the project’s activities in a sustainable manner;
  • Advise on the modalities and supporting LDDP staff in the development of management and ownership structures of the husbandry and dairy sectors and assistance with its implementation;
  • Provide monitoring supervision and technical guidance on animal husbandry and dairy production to the LDDP and LFPOs;
  • Provides specific policy advice and support to the LDDP on technical matters related to animal husbandry;
  • Coordinate the analysis of the projects achievements and preparation of recommendations for PMU-LDDP;
  • Supervise and support the implementation of the tasks of the peers
  • Liaise with the PMU-LDDP and other concerned organizations and agencies related to activity implementations
  • Providing backstopping support for timely implementation of projects activities;
  • Make sure women are encouraged to participate in the improvement of the husbandry sector at all levels;
  • Assist preparation of monthly/quarterly/half-yearly progress reports;
  • Any other responsibility assigned by the team leader.


Minimum Requirements

  • Advanced degree in Veterinary Sciences from any reputed university
  • At least 15 years of work experience in the related field including 5 years` research and first-hand experience in Animal Health, disease control, and zoonose management
  • Demonstrated profound understanding of animal health management, prevention and control, zoonoses, and udder health of ruminant animals both in public and private sector, have knowledge in diversified disciplines of livestock production, good practices in product quality control, value chain development, food safety of animal origins
  • Nationality of Bangladesh.

FAO Core Competencies

  • Results Focus
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Building Effective Relationships
  • Knowledge Sharing and Continuous Improvement

Technical/Functional Skills

  • Proven experience in preparation of technical documents on livestock/agribusiness in the national/international scenario
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of agribusiness/dairy/livestock related sectors in Bangladesh or in the countries of the region
  • Proven experience in evidence-based livestock policy and standard guideline development
  • Have leadership capacity and sharing opinions with peers
  • Excellent communication skills including strong writing skills, proven ability to convey complex ideas through clear communication, and concise reports, and effective oral presentations
  • Have proven knowledge of planning and implementation of international donor projects
  • Practical experience of goods, services, and works procurements
  • Knowledge of business plan preparation and ability to prepare financial statements using a business tool such as COMFORT;
  • Competent user of computer and ICT tools having skilled writing, typing, and communication ability
  • Proven skills in program monitoring and coordination;
  • Demonstrated innovative thinking and practical execution;
  • Ability to solve problems, use initiative, and manage work under limited supervision;
  • The applicant has a working knowledge of English (written and Spoken) and the local dialect is preferred.

Additional Information

  • FAO does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing)
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered. If you need help please contact
  • Applications received after the closing date will not be accepted
  • Only language proficiency certificates from UN accredited external providers and/or FAO language official examinations (LPE, ILE, LRT) will be accepted as proof of the level of knowledge of languages indicated in the online applications
  • For additional employment opportunities visit the FAO employment website:

Job Details And Summary

Company Name:Food and Agriculture Organization FAO.
Job Location:Dhaka.
Total Vacancies:See circular image.
Job Nature:Full time jobs.
Job Category:Private Jobs.
Gender:Both males and females are allowed to apply.
Other Benefits:As per company policy.
Published on:18 August 2021
Application Deadline:25 August 2021
How to ApplySee Food and Agriculture Organization FAO job circular image.
  • Position Name: Project Assistant
  • Vacancy: 01
  • Experience Requirements: At least 3 year(s)
  • Employment Status: Contractual
  • Job Location: Cox’s Bazar

Job Circular Image and Pdf Download

FAO Job Circular 2021

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