We are seeking a dynamic and results-driven Field Officer to join our Farmer Cooperative Credit

Union team. The successful candidate will be responsible for all field activities and other

assignment designated by the Regional Manager.

  • Position: Field Officer
  • Location: Upper East Region

About the Upper East Farmers’ Cooperative Credit Union

The Upper East Farmers’ Cooperative Credit Union is a first ever Farmers’ Cooperative Credit

Union in Ghana dedicated to serving the financial needs of farmers, agribusinesses, agricultural

workers, and other related businesses in both urban and rural communities. With a strong

commitment to cooperative principles and member-focused banking services for the poor, we

hope to provide accessible and affordable financial solutions to our members.

Responsibilities of the Field Officer

  • Conduct on-site visits to rural areas to assess the needs of farmers and potential members.
  • Educate farmers and other potential members about our financial products and services,

including loans, savings accounts, and insurance options.

  • Assist members in completing applications and provide guidance throughout the

application process.

  • Identify opportunities for growth and expansion within the local agricultural community.
  • Collaborate with other team members to achieve organizational goals and objectives.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of HND in marketing, finance, human resource management and other related

fields

  • Passion for serving rural communities and supporting agricultural development.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong organizational and time management abilities.
  • Knowledge of agricultural practices and challenges preferred.
  • Previous experience in a similar role is a plus.
  • Willingness to work in any hard-to-reach communities
  • Ability to ride a motor bike
  • Driving skills is an added advantage

Languages:

Fluency in Farafara, Kasem, Kusaal and Hausa is an added advantage.

Benefits:

Competitive salary and highly flexible environment to operative.How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter outlining their qualifications and

relevant experience to ghanafarmerscreditunion@gmail.com. Please include “Farmers’

Cooperative Credit Union Field Officer” as subject of your email.

Application Deadline: 15th May, 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Thank you

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