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Agronomy Manager - Tanzania - Tanzania

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #15259
Job Location Tanzania
Company Type Manufacturing
Job Role Agronomy Manager - Tanzania
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary US$3,500 - $5,000

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Tanzania
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Any
Degree Agronomy or related

Job Description

  • Job Status: Open

Our Client is a large organisation that is involved in providing support to many small-holder farmers and then processing and sales. They are a large organisation who is part of a Global company, who now require an Agronomy Manager to manage and control all agricultural operations based in Tanzania.


Manage, develop, lead, coordinate, support/sustain targeted improvements for all crop production and R & D programs.
Manage, develop & ensure resources and plans to meet crop production targets.
Further develop and Implement commercial (mechanized) farming and coordinate planning and purchasing/Leasing of land, equipment, and infrastructure.
Ensure staff is qualified and trained and to support their success with engaging at the field level with proper data collection, organization, trial management and reporting.
Ensure the development of improved curriculum and training methods for grower education meetings while promoting Good Agricultural Practices adoption, use of improved planting materials and modernizing more efficient production systems.
Develop improved Seed production systems /operations that result in higher quality seed to facilitate improve farming efficiencies, yields & higher quality crops.


Key Skills
An excellent knowledge of agronomic production methods and R&D with practical work experience in industry programs and an interest in or understanding of advanced methods, including Tissues Culture operations.
Excellent knowledge to manage agricultural fields, trials, & statistical analysis.
Excellent reporting and communication skills. Fluent in English and Swahili.
Experience with mechanized, modern agricultural practices.
Successful experience in staff development, both in technical and non-technical areas.

  • Job Role: Agronomy Manager - Tanzania
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: US$3,500 - $5,000

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
MSc or Ph.D. in Plant Breeding / Agronomy with more than 3 years of relevant experience post graduate school.

Additional Requirements

Agronomy
Flowers
Outgrowers
Small-holders
Agriculture

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