Monthly Archives: April 2015


The NEPAD Regional Fish Node and the Innovative Fish Farmers Network Trust are cordially calling for applications from suitable candidates for the post of intern for Innovative Fish Farmers Network Trust (IFFNT) for six months.

The suitable candidate is expected to;

  • Lead in resource mobilization
  • Build partnerships with relevant stakeholders
  • Act as a link between IFFNT and other stakeholders
  • Collect and manage list (database) of fish farmers and hatchery operators in the country
  • Follow up on accounts and network treasure for effective management of the network funds and produce monthly financial reports in liaison with the finance officer
  • Facilitate finalization of the networks constitution through relevant authorities
  • Carry out day to day management of the IFFNT
  • Undertake administrative tasks, filling and create and manage secure back up system of all network documents
  • Produce monthly reports to the IFFNT board under the supervision of the NEPAD Regional Fish Node
  • Carry out any other duties as assigned from time to time

The suitable candidate should have;

  • A BSc Degree in Agriculture, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Agriculture Extension, Agribusiness, Agricultural economics, Development Economics, Social Science and related fields
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and with maturity
  • Meticulous and attention to detail
  • Ability to follow up issues to conclusion

Shortlisted candidates will be required to make a 10-15 slides power point presentation detailing how you will coordinate the activities of the network and initiate establishment of a vibrant and sustainable network. Attached is a brief introduction of IFFNT for use.

Interested candidates should submit their application letter, copy of certificate/s and curriculum vitae by Friday 24th April 2015 to;


The Technical Coordinator

NEPAD Regional Fish Node

Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources

P.O. Box 219


Applications can also be sent by email to with copies to and


Advert for Intern-Final 13 May 2015 

About IFFNT – 13 April 2015

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