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Operations Manager (Farming/Horticulture) - Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #11903
Job Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type FMCG / Agriculture / Horticulture / Exports
Job Role Operations Manager (Farming/Horticulture)
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary $ Negotiable Accommodation and Benefits

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zimbabwean
Degree Strong Agriculture Diploma or Horticulture Degree from reputable organization

Job Description

  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our established Client within the Agri/Hort/FMCG/Distribution/Export Sector is looking for an exceptional experienced, results driven, technically minded Operations Manager to join their expanding team in Burma Valley.

The position oversees 3 farming units, their development, and builds value over time by the continuous improvement, expansion and development of horticultural operations.
Reports Purpose to: General Manager - Farming Operations
Major Functions /Accountabilities:
General operations management – operating costs per unit,
Drive ongoing continuous improvement focusing on detail that improves quality, volumes and yields,
Recruiting, leading and developing first class management team,
Attention to detailed operations systems and SOPs to drive productivity and quality and crop planning from field through packhouse,
Drive adoption of global best practices and benchmarks with local innovation,
Develop product SKU’s, packaging and implementation,
Budgets and forecasts, financial analysis and planning,
Plan and develop depth of skills and capacity at all levels through operations,
Closely guard our reputation and integrity.

Key Skills
Skills and Competencies:
Technical expertise and high interest in driving technical progress,
Confident and open team player,
Strong leadership capacity with, high impact and influence,
Strong attention to detail,
Proactive and entrepreneurial bent with ability to solve problems and get completion,
Curious and demanding of new knowledge and its transfer,
Proven ability to build and mentor outstanding and growing individuals
Computer proficiency: - Strong aptitude for and all essential computer skills.

  • Job Role: Operations Manager (Farming/Horticulture)
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable Accommodation and Benefits

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Strong Agriculture Diploma or Horticulture Degree from reputable organization
Experience in any detailed, export oriented horticultural cropping or plantations
Minimum of 3 years in a commercial horticulture or tobacco and 3 years at management level.

Additional Requirements

Operations Manager
Farm Manager
Agriculture Operations

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