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21Mar
Ndola,Zambia

Our Client is looking for a feed mill manager who will be responsible for overseeing the production, quality, costs and safety of the mill which produces feed.
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Responsibilities and Duties Include but are not subject to:
Review production records
Schedule feed production
Keep inventory of feed ingredients and order as needed
Test and review feed/grain quality
Schedule employee shifts and keep track of employee time
Handle customer questions and complaints
Evaluate operating procedures,
Set quality assurance standards
Prepare and monitor monthly, quarterly and yearly budgets
Stay up to date on new technology and ways to make process improvements
Train new employees and provide development opportunities
Ensure all employees are trained on safety and continue to stay up to date
Maintain filling equipment and other equipment needed to perform duties such as loaders, scales etc.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3-5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A bachelor’s degree in agriculture, animal science, poultry science or feed mill management.<br> As well as a mechanical engineering diploma or degree<br>
Key Skills
Nutritional Background and engineering experience

Additional Requirements

Management
Agricultural
Administration
17Mar

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

Good knowledge of potatoes. 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: $800 - $1000 p/month to start plus accommodation

Required Skills

3 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

Potatoes
Row Cropping
Livestock

Our Client is looking for senior Farm Managers and Junior Management farming staff to join their agricultural team in Mozambique.Read More

The role depending on level will take responsibility for production of crops and staff management on the farm.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 - 8 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agricultural degree would be preferred.
Key Skills
Must have horticultural experience at a managerial level
Ability to speak Portuguese would be beneficial.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Horticulture
Management Experience
27Feb

Our Client is a retail organisation who is now looking for an Agricultural Chemical Manager to join the team.Read More

The role will take responsibility for selection, and importing of Agricultural chemicals and distribution them to company shops. The role would also cover getting import licences and training staff on the products in the branches.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must have an Agricultural Degree
Key Skills
Must have extensive agricultural chemical experience.
Must have sales and management experience
Must have done importation and licencing.

Additional Requirements

Management
Agricultural chemicals
Sales
Import
13Feb
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for 2 x Section Managers 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 Fee- for 2 kids in Manica land province
Bonus- up to 50% of basic.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $700 plus housing, school fees, bonus, farm motorbike, medical 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
Budgeting
Farm Management
08Feb
Zambia

Our Client is looking for Farm Manager to join their team in Mbala – Northern Zambia
The right candidate should be a highily motivated farmer who would be able to relocate with their family and be willing to home school their children if any
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Responsibilities and duties include but are not subject to:
Planning, organising and managing the activities of a farm.
planning finances and production to maintain farm progress against budget parameters;
practical activities, e.g. driving tractors, operating machinery, feeding livestock, spraying fields, etc;
marketing the farm's products;
buying supplies, such as fertiliser and seeds;
arranging the maintenance and repair of farm buildings, machinery and equipment;
planning activities for trainee staff, mentoring and monitoring them;
maintaining and monitoring the quality of yield, whether livestock or crops;
understanding the implications of the weather and making contingency plans;
making sure products are ready for deadlines, such as auctions and markets;
ensuring current government regulations concerning farm activities are complied with;
ensuring that farm activities comply with government regulations;
maintaining a knowledge of pests and diseases and an understanding of how they spread and how to treat them;
applying health and safety standards across the farm estate;
protecting the environment and maintaining biodiversity;
keeping financial records up to date.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Gross $7 000 per month

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Previous hands-on farming experience and technical knowledge <br> Degree or HND/foundation degree in agriculture or a related subject such as: agricultural Engineering; <br> crop management; <br> farm business management; <br> horticulture; <br>
Key Skills

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Management
Engineering

Our client is recruiting for a candidate to manage and co-ordinate their tobacco sustainability programme in Tabora, TanzaniaRead More

The Tobacco Sustainability Programme helps to drive standards in agricultural practices, environmental management and key social and human rights areas.<b> We are after a candidate that is young, energetic and has at least 2 years experience within the tobacco industry
The role will require a relocation to Tabora, Tanzania if the selected candidate is not already located locally
Some experience in a similar position would be an added advantage

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: TBC

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Key Skills

Additional Requirements

Tobacco

Our client is seeking a Project Manager for a 6 month contract based in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
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The recruiting client is a leading industrial food processor with operations in Maize, Soya, Wheat, and Animal Feeds.
The candidate will be working directly with and reporting to the Senior Strategic Project Manager with regards the execution of specific tasks and information gathering required to evaluate and develop business cases for the foods processing business opportunities that have been (or potentially will still to be identified) in Cote d’ivoire.
As the Cote d’Ivoire Project Manager, the position will encompass:
(1) Being an on-theground resource and source of support for research, analysis and conducting fact finding verifications or validations;
(2) Being a source of contact for important strategic in country stakeholders (e.g. National Government, local government and community leaders as well as potential suppliers and clients);
(3) Manage, plan, organize and control various short to medium term initiatives in support of specific business case development requirements;
Core Accountabilities
Business Case Evaluation - Conduct in depth research and validation of key business case drivers that have been identified for a particular business case
Business Management - Provide on the ground support to key strategic and operational initiatives at various business opportunities
Stakeholder Management - Building and maintain strong relationships with key strategic partners in country
Project Management - During the business launch phase; plan, coordinate, control and implement the project management activities in order to meet the contract milestones and objectives.
Manage in-country activities to ensure effective launch of new business and opportunity
Reporting - Regular reporting to the Senior Strategic Project Manager on progress, challenges, additional support required

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: between 9 000 000 and 15 000 000 CFA for the full 6 months

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Postgraduate Degree (preference for Commerce and Agriculture)<br> Microsoft Office includes( MS Word, MS Excel, MS Projects, MS Power Point and MS Outlook)<br> Knowledge of Cote d’Ivoire Agriculture and Industrial sectors<br> Project Management qualification<br> Supply and Value chain qualificatons<br> General Business Management<br> Local and regional economic and politics<br> Well connected with established networks<br> At least 3 years commercial experience<br> At least 2 years FSCM or FMCG or Agriculture<br> Farming and Food processing<br> HACCP exposure<br>
Key Skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills
Report writing skill
Well versed in English and French (Verbal and written)
Meticulous attention to detail
Well organised with time management capabilities
Logical reasoning capabilities and problem solver
Scheduling and planning abilities
Ability to manage multiple work streams
Confident and Motivated
Self-sufficient and Independent
Well organized, self starter
Passionate about Africa and food
Entrepreneurial tendancies
Native Cote d’Ivoirian and been based there for the past > 3 years at least
Some International exposure

Additional Requirements

13Jan
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a well established regional organisation who is now looking for 2 Agronomists to join their growing team, with excellent career growth opportunities.Read More

The role will involve
Provide leadership and expertise in custom designing agronomic service programs for each customer
Regular field checks
Insect, weed & disease monitoring / diagnostics
Soil moisture status monitoring
Irrigation scheduling
Ag chemical, fertilizer & seed recommendations
Soil sampling
Equipment calibration
Crop rotation planning and hybrid/variety selection recommendations
Solicit customers & increase acres and/or opportunities
Precision Ag services (including GIS/GPS information)
Detailed computerized field reports & permanent record keeping
Crop budgeting & planning
Provide personal consultation with customers as needed

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

1 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must have a Degree in Agriculture - This is essential
Key Skills
Must be dedicated, committed and happy to travel.

Additional Requirements

Agronomy
Degree in Agriculture

Our Client is looking for an Advanced Farming Specialist to join their team.Read More

Duties to include:
Providing agronomic advice
Knowledge of agricultural machinery and ability to demonstrate
Delivering practical presentations
Sales

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum of 5 - 8 years farming / agricultural experience <br>
Key Skills
Excellent Communicator
Ability to sell

Additional Requirements

Agromomy
Sales
Practical Demonstrations
Farming