Overview

Smallholder Farmers Fertilizer Revolving Fund of Malawi (SFFRFM) was incorporated in 1988 as a Trust Fund under the Trust Incorporation Act of 1962 to procure, store, distribute, and sell fertilizers to smallholder farmers. Its primary role was to ensure that smallholder farmers, defined as farmers who grow their crops on customary land have an opportunity to access and buy affordable fertilizer at all times.

Smallholder Farmers Fertilizer Revolving Fund of Malawi (SFFRFM) invites applications from suitably qualified individuals to fill the following positions:

JOB TITLE: WEIGHBRIDGE CLERK

Department: Regional Office

Grade: F8

Reporting to: Depot Supervisor.

Purpose of the Job
To provide weighing service.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Directing vehicles to weighbridge and ensure that vehicle is rightly positioned.
  • Checking mass on the documents is the same as on the weighbridge, and report differences to proper authority.
  • Directing vehicles to right loading and offloading positions.
  • Reporting weighbridge faults.
  • Making sure weighbridge is serviced and is in good working condition.
  • Coordinate on weighbridge calibration record weighbridge transactions.
  • Ensuring safety and cleanliness of weighbridge.

Qualifications and Work Experience
Diploma in Logistics, Business Administration from a reputable institution, with five (5) years weighbridge experience in a busy organization.

Additional Skills and Abilities

  • Good knowledge of agricultural marketing, logistics and warehousing.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong Business Acumen.
  • Numerate and capable of planning and supervising agricultural marketing production data gathering and analysis and interpret trends as well as recommend policy interventions.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Exercising high degree of integrity, accountability and ownership in the performance of his/her duties.
  • Be self-starter, effective team player.

HOW TO APPLY
Interested qualified candidates who meet the above specifications should forward their applications together with their updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) and copies of relevant certificates in an envelope clearly marked with the name of the position being applied for to:

The Director of Human Resources and Administration
Smallholder Farmers Fertilizer Revolving Fund of Malawi (SFFRFM)
P.O. Box 2505
BLANTYRE.

Please note that applications without copies of certificates will not be considered.

Closing date for receiving applications is 5th October, 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.