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Horticulture Production Manager - Out of Harare - Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #13225
Job Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type Agriculture / Sales
Job Role Horticulture Production Manager - Out of Harare
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zimbabwean
Degree Agriculture / Horticulture Degree or related

Job Description

  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our Client is looking for an experienced Production Manager to establish 40 ha of blueberries.

Project manage the establishment, or be part of the project management team that established the first 20 ha of infield berry infrastructure
Have good management skills to ensure the operational effectiveness and efficiency of the production function including planting, harvesting, pruning, fertigation, pest/disease management of the blueberries
Team management is essential to ensure overall financial and physical performance on a day-to-day basis to achieve the short- and long-term business and production KPI’s
Execute on plans set forth by management in order to meet Key Performance Indicator’s (KPI’s)
Identify and implement advanced growing techniques, equipment and process improvements, changes and/or replacements to improve safety, quality or efficiencies
Direct the coordination of operations including
Ensure the management of personnel actions

Key Skills
Technical understanding of fruit production functions
Computer literacy: MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Good understanding of agricultural practices and crop production
Basic financial management, to budget and cashflow level
Basic human resources legislation, especially those relevant to everyday operations (e.g. absenteeism, leave, health and safety, working hours)
Excellent communication skills; verbal and written
Excellent planning and organisational skills
Strong leadership
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong people-management skills, relationship building and interpersonal relations
Ability to work under pressure
Detail and results orientated

  • Job Role: Horticulture Production Manager - Out of Harare
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Secondary education
Certificates in all other farming activities, e.g. irrigation, scouting, plant production

Additional Requirements


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