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Available Jobs Agriculture

Our Client, a well established company in the Agri industry seeks an experienced Cattle Farm Manager to join their team.Read More

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Other duties may be assigned
Monitor expected delivery list and prepare receiving list.
Oversee preparation and insure completion of all receiving records.
Manage, lead, and develop all Pen-Riders, Animal Health Crew, QC, and Processing Crew.
Oversee itemized animal health billing process for customer billings.
Ensure animals are weighed prior to shipping and shipping information is complete.
Communicate with Doctor and Feed Manager with issues concerning animal health and feeding.
Oversee department vehicle and equipment maintenance.
Project capital expenditures for animal health and assists in the preparation and maintenance of the annual budget.
Evaluates personnel for job performance and bonus.
Ensure monthly housekeeping inspections.
Oversee preparation of non-conformance logs and reports on cattle received.
Ensure compliance with all safety procedures, rules and regulations.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on candidate

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
No less than 10 years experience working with Beef Cattle production <br>
Key Skills
Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively.
Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Management of Personnel Resources - Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.
Time Management - Managing one's own time and the time of others.
Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interr

Additional Requirements

Cattle
Management
Farming
Zambia
08Nov
Lusaka, Zambia

Our Client, a well established company, is looking for an experienced and hands on Butchery Manager to join their team. Read More

A passionate, dedicated Manager to be responsible for the day-to-day running of the department while maximizing profits, managing wastage and minimizing costs. 
In addition, the successful person will be one with excellent leadership skills who can inspire, motivate and retain employees

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on Candidate

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A minimum of 3 years prior working experience in the Butchery department. <br>
Key Skills
Excellent Communication and Organisational Skills
Pro-active
Strong team player
Analytical and able to identify irregularities
Adaptable and willing to take on new challenges
Be  a self starter and successfully manage a team
Be able to achieve sales and gross profits
Be able to achieve high standards in hygiene, cutting, packing, merchandising and customer service
Be able to develop and grow sales while controlling expenses
Know how to do costings
Have basic computer skills excel, word, internet
Have contactable references

Additional Requirements

Butchery Manager
Senior Management
Sales

Our Client is currently looking for a Livestock Manager to join their team for a ranch located about 2 hours drive from Kampala.Read More

Duties to include:
The role will take responsibility for cattle and poultry and cover all aspects from staff management, to feeding, etc

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $2000 - $3000 Negotiable plus accommodation

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum of 5 years experience within Livestock Management (Cattle / Poultry)
Key Skills
Livestock management experience
Ability to adapt and lead a team
Initiative

Additional Requirements

Cattle
Poultry
Farm Management

Our Client is a well established agricultural enterprise that is currently looking for a Farm Manager to join the team as they continue to grow their operations.Read More

The role will take on responsibility for overseeing all aspects from planting to fertilizing, irrigation to reaping, and will take a very hands on approach with the farm laborers. Staff management is a very keen aspect in this position. (Our Client is happy to take on a couple should the wife be strong on administration and accounts).

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

15 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Either a Diploma or Degree in Agriculture or related or over 15 years of experience.
Key Skills
Must have excellent farming experience across a range of crops and have covered row crops.
Must be strong with staff management and be prepared to be extremely hands on.
Must be happy to live in a very remote area.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Farming
Row Cropping
Hands-on
Remote location
19Oct
Ndola,Zambia

Our Client, a very large group of companies is looking for a Head Miller to join their team for one of their subsidiaries in Ndola. Read More

Responsibilities and Duties Include but are not subject to:
Developing and implementing the SOPs for both the wheat and maize mills
Quality control on raw material receipts
Quality and consistency of finished products
Mill performance and continuous operational improvement.
Effective management of raw material, intermediate and finished product stock levels
Cost control (notably labour, energy, maintenance)
Site Hygiene, Condition, Health and Safety
Direct management and motivation of production team
Managing a Team
Defining and agreeing job responsibilities with all subordinates. Setting targets and monitoring performance (formally and informally) of all responsible personnel.
Maintain the welfare and morale of employees.
Enforce discipline and effect dismissals as necessary within the guidelines of the company disciplinary procedure and employment legislation.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Required Skills

4 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Milling, Production and Quality Control qualifications are mandatory <br>
Key Skills
Experienced in the Milling of both Wheat and Maize meal products
Food Science/Nutritionist/Plant Maintenance experience an added advantage
Minimum 3 years proven supervisory/management experience in the milling industry
Experience in people management (both skilled and unskilled work force)
Knowledge of milling extraction, tempering and blending

Additional Requirements

Miller
Milling
Wheat
Maize
11Oct
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for a Farm Section Manager to join their team.Read More

Duties to include:
Harvesting round planning,
Preparing the annual budgets.
Planning and executing all other field general works in the field ( weeding/herbicide/fertilizer application etc)
Manage work force 200/250 on all aspects
Calculate the fertilizer requirement.

Salary package on offer:
Free housing & electricity
Cimas- Private Hospital
Farm -Motor Cycle
School Fees - for 2 kids in Manica land province
Bonus- up to 50% of basic.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $700 plus housing, school fees, bonus, med aid

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agricultural Related Degree or Diploma
Key Skills
Must be IT Literate
Ability to use spreadsheets and compile reports

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Farm Management
Budgeting

Our Client is looking for an Arable Manager to join their team on their ranch in Lufunyama Kitwe
Read More

Responsibilities and Duties Include but are not subject to:
Supervision and ensuring that all field operations (land preparation, planting, fertilizing, weed and pest control, harvesting and agronomic functions) are performed timeously, effectively and efficiently.
Planning and execution daily field activities/operations
Accounting for all inputs and ensuring that are used appropriately and correctly
Providing guidance and supervision to subordinate staff and supervision of labour,
Producing cropping plans/ for each farming season,
Ensuring that planned yields are achieved or exceeded,
Managing all the irrigation/water resources and ensure that crop water requirements are met.
Ensuring adherence to health and safety standards in all farming operations,
Producing reports as required by the Company from time to time, and
Preparation and control of Arable budgets

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Required Skills

4 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Any Agri related Degree or Diploma <Br>
Key Skills
Business management skills
the ability to organise and motivate staff
the ability to find and develop new activities to keep the farm profitable
budgeting skills
computer skills
good communication skills
knowledge of legislation and regulations relevant to farming
the ability to work under pressure
a willingness to work flexibly.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Arable Manager
Management
02Oct
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for a mature Farm Manager to join their team.
Knowledge of tomatoes, beans and row cropping is an added advantage. As well as livestock.
Read More

Good knowledge of potatoes is essential
Knowledge of tomatoes, beans and row cropping is an added advantage. As well as livestock.
Implement Farm Management Plans, in conjunction with the Farm Team
Oversee daily farm operations with little supervision <bre> Consult on operating plans, purchase and replacement of equipment
Create and maintain a budget with assistance from management team
Appraising the performance of farm foremen and field workers

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $1500 - $2000 p/month plus accommodation

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agricultural related Degree or Diploma
Key Skills
Self Starter
Strong communications skills and ability to lead a team
Knowledge of potatoes, tomatoes, beans and row cropping an added advantage

Additional Requirements

Farm Manager
Row Cropping
Potatoes
20Sep
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a Senior Manager to join their team.Read More

Duties Include: Managing chicken hatchery, production and processing departments. Works out of company's headquarters but will visit different sites
Plan chicks program and supervise broiler management
Plan breeders program and supervise breeder management
Planning vaccination programs and overlook medication use
Recruit, screen, hire farm managers
Effectively communicate with farm managers
Ensure the accurate completion of all administrative tasks on a timely basis.
To coordinate with abattoir house on needs, expectations and schedules
Plan eggs setting program
Coordinate transportation of eggs from the breeder farms to the hatchery
Overlook hatch ability, fertility, egg quality and hygiene of hatchery
Ensure the overall good health of the chicks and their safe arrival to poultry farms <br. Understand and manage the KPIs of a hatchery.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $800-$1000

Required Skills

8 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Hatchery operations experience<br> Poultry production experience<br> Chicken Processing experience<br>
Key Skills
Be able to work with people and train local personnel.
Be able to enforce discipline

Additional Requirements

04Sep
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a large company with regional interests looking for an Agronomist to join their team.
Must be willing to travel Read More

Duties to include:
Providing agronomic advice
Preparation of plant nutrition marketing material
Data analysis
Sales & marketing
Implementing & managing systems

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable plus benefits

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Qualified Agronomist / BSc in Agriculture would be a distinct advantage
Key Skills
Excellent Communicator and ability to deal with people at all levels
Team leader
Ability to sell
Energetic

Additional Requirements

Sales
Agronomy
23Aug
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a reputable company looking for an experienced Livestock Manager to join their team.Read More

Duties to include:
Livestock feeding methods and techniques
Livestock reproduction cycles
Illness/injury in livestock
Manage techniques in pasture utilization
Feed ration formulation
Inventory control processes, procedures, and techniques for supplies and livestock feed.
Labor and delivery methods for livestock.
Processes and techniques in maintaining area cleanliness for disease control.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $Negotiable plus accommodation and other benefits

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agricultural related Degree or Diploma would be an advantage
Key Skills
Must have management level experience
Ability to work unsupervised
Ability to work under pressure
Results orientated

Additional Requirements

Livestock Management
Agriculture
Out of Harare
26Jun
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a large operation who is looking for a Livestock Section Manager to join their team.Read More

The role will take responsibility for 2000 head of cattle, and cover all aspects from staff management, to feeding, etc

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $1,500 Gross

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A degree or diploma in animal science or related would be beneficial.
Key Skills
Must have experience of Cattle Management.

Additional Requirements

Cattle
Management
Animal Science
22Jun

Reporting to the Managing Director, the Operations Manager is responsible for strategically managing the production, processing and logistics of the company product in the company portfolio.Read More

Responsibilities include:
Ensure that production and demand plans and activities are aligned and visible across the business; develop systems and S&OP processes, including timely reporting of any issues that may impact plans.
Ensure field production is done in both a timely and effective manner, to make sure that the planned quantities of seed of specified quality are produced and available as required.
Coordinate recruitment of growers and the implementation of the field production plan.
Ensure phytosanitary, regulatory and quality requirements, including certification, are adhered to and all shipments of seed made do not contravene any country or international regulations or good practice.
Effectively manage inventory (including storage and transport) to optimise working capital deployment and assure seed quality is maintained, providing visibility to inventory by line by stocking point.
Liaise with regulators and testing stations to provide independent certification with respect to company product quality parameters and assure required documentation is issued.
Liaise with the sources of breeder seed to ensure sufficient quantities are available in a timely manner to meet the production plan, ensuring agreements are in place with the seed or hybrid owners.
Putting in place planning and logistics systems and processes that integrate with the company finance system.
Procure, install and operate seed processing equipment at company sites in Kenya, Zambia and South Africa.
Ensure customer orders are fulfilled, dispatched and invoiced in a timely manner.
Ensure the companies HSEQ rules and procedures are established and fully implemented.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $5,000 Gross

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture, Business or Supply Chain
Key Skills
Deep experience of the African Agricultural inputs supply chain including seed supply.
Managed production planning and S&OP systems and developed processes in a cross border business.
Aware of regulations and certification pertaining to cross border seed trade in ESA.
A customer focused individual, committed to building a reputation for trust and reliability.
Ideally will have worked in a seed production environment in a similar role for at least 5 years. Willingness to travel periodically to the companys operations in ESA.
Experience of working with a start-up business is desirable.

Additional Requirements

Operations
Logistics
Processing
Finance
Seed
08Jun
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

A well established company is in search of Trainee Agriculture Managers
Read More

The position will provide training in the Agriculture Sector

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $450 p/m accommodation on site and additional benefits

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture<br> Relevant Diploma or Qualification <br>
Key Skills
Attention to detail
Focused
Excellent Communicator

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Trainee Manager
25May
Mozambique

Our Client is looking for a Farm Manager for a Macadamia Nuts plantation in Mozambique. Read More

This is a position with long term opportunity for the right candidate. We are seeking a FARM MANAGER to establish and develop macadamia nuts. Responsible for the day to day management of operations on the farm.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

15 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Outstanding work ethic<br> Experience in managing a farming enterprise<br> Good managerial and time management skills<br> Good Mechanical knowledge<br> Computer literacy<br> An aptitude for record keeping and operational precision<br>
Key Skills
Working with our head office for administrative requirements
Managing land preparation and planting of trees
Overseeing and working with various contractors during the development phase
Management of operations including, fertilization, irrigation, spraying, pruning, harvesting and conditioning of nuts for maximum sustainable yield and quality
Liaising with industry stakeholders, specialist consultants, suppliers and customers; and Developing and ensuring safe and environmentally sound farming practices

Additional Requirements