Description:The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARD1) an autonomous Institute funded by Member Countries of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) invites applications for the position of Agricultural Economist located at our Headquarters in Trinidad.


The Agricultural Economist will be responsible for executing functions which assists the Institute in the mobilization of resources, the monitoring and evaluation of the Institutes work programme as well as trade & economic data.


Salary commensurate with qualifications and work experience. For further details on this job please visit our website at 

Qualifications:• At least five (5) years post-graduate experience in areas including — Economics, Project Development or Agribusiness (including financing, preparation of business plans). The ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
• Excellent written and oral communication as well as presentation skills.
• Good interpersonal skills.
• Must be computer literate.
• Post Graduate qualifications in. Economics (Agricultural Economics would be an advantage) Formal training in Project Development and Management
Deadline:March 24, 2017
Contact Information
Address:Head, ICB Unit,
Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute
(CARR P.O. Bag 212)
University Campus, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago