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General Manager (Agriculture) - Tanzania

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #9552
Job Location Tanzania
Company Type Agriculture
Job Role General Manager (Agriculture)
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Tanzania
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Open to Expat
Degree Relevant Degree or Diploma

Job Description

  • Job Status: Job Offer Made

Our client is looking for a dynamic, experienced, qualified and motivated General Manager with a passion for the job to join their team. Someone looking for a new experience, who is interested and motivated to work on a big and challenging farm with a long-term outlook.

The General Manager will assume full accountability for the overall management and results of the farm and oversee all day to day operations.

Oversee the agronomy activities with the Farm Manager, including irrigation, processing and maintenance activities on the farm, as well as coffee production.
International and local sales, including its administration, marketing, and quality control.
Responsibility for all accounting and financial aspects of the business.
All administrative departments (IT, procurement, legal, security, etc.).
Delegating responsibilities and supervising the work of department heads, as well as providing guidance and motivation to drive maximum performance.
Representation of the company to shareholders/boards, external business partners and any other third parties, including local government and societies.

Key Skills
Firm grasp of large-scale commercial estate management, that includes knowledge and experience of cultivation, irrigation, and processing.
Good organizational skills with the ability and confidence to manage a team of expatriate and local managers, excellent team player.
Strong leadership, sound management principles and strong organizational skills.
Good understanding of accounting/financial principles and cost reporting/analysis.
Strong data management skills with accurate attention to detail, yet hands-on approach.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Job Role: General Manager (Agriculture)
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
BSc/MSc Degree in Agriculture
5-10 years of estate management experience.
Fluent in English (Ability to speak Kiswahili)
Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications
Experience and interest to live and work in East-Africa with a long-term perspective

Additional Requirements

General Management

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