The Position:

CIAT, on behalf of HarvestPlus Program is seeking to recruit a Communications Assistant who will work under the direct supervision of the Demand Creation Officer, with overall guidance from the Country Manager. The person will be responsible for implementing the HarvestPlus Zimbabwe communications strategy with the overall objective of promoting the widespread and sustained adoption and utilization of biofortified crops (vitamin A maize, iron beans and vitamin A sweet potatoes), as well as generate demand in the market. He/she will package and communicate information about the program and its activities to different key stakeholders. The position will be based in Harare but must be prepared to travel extensively to project districts outside Harare.