Position Description


Position Title Senior Project Planner
Position Number KIKIS.004
Division Industry Services Division
Reports To Manager Agribusiness & Marketing
Status Permanent 
Location Head Office, Port Moresby
Approved By KIK Board

1. Purpose


Senior Project Planner is responsible for the design, development, and implementation of coconut projects in coconut growing districts in PNG.


2. Essential Duties


a. Develops and monitors a relevant database on coconut development projects in PNG.

b. Assists coconut industry stakeholders in developing coconut development project proposals for submission to appropriate government and donor agencies for funding.

c. Liaises with key stakeholders and others to prepare reports on coconut research, development, extension, marketing and quality issues for the industry stakeholders.

d. Participates in agriculture surveys, rapid rural appraisals and other socio-economic surveys for the coconut sector

e. Monitors donor funding information and tracking systems.

f. Other duties as assigned by the Manager – Agribusiness Marketing from time to time.


3. Supervisory Responsibilities


This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


4. Knowledge, Skills and Experience


Normally a Bachelor’s degree in Project Management or an equivalent qualification from a recognized college or university with at least four years of related work experience. 

In addition, the following are also essential for the position:

a. Knowledge in project design, development, implementation and monitoring is vital.

b. Must possess skills in Microsoft excel and access programs for processing and analyzing data.

c. Good writing and communication skills needed for preparation of reports and project proposals.



Note: Short listed applicants will ONLY be contacted

All applications should be lodged no later than 4:06pm Friday 19th pf February 2021 and address 



[Position & Designation]

Kokonas Indastri Koporesen

PO Box 81

Port Moresby

National Capital District

Attention: Manager Human Resource & Administration

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