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Operations Manager (Horticulture) - Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #9746
Job Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type FMCG / Agriculture / Horticulture / Retail
Job Role Operations Manager (Horticulture)
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary $ Negotiable / per month

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zimbabwean
Degree Strong Agriculture Diploma or Horticulture Degree

Job Description

Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
  • Job Status: Closed

This is a progressive Senior position oversees the effective and efficient operation of the Company’s apples and flowers businesses in addition to building value overtime by the continuous improvement and development of existing and planned flori- and horticultural operation.

Major Functions /Accountabilities:
General Operations Management – operating costs per unit,
Drive on - going continuous improvement focusing on measured 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 capacity depth and skills at all levels through operations,
Closely guard reputation and integrity of the business.

Key Skills
Skills and Competencies
Technical expertise,
Confident and open team player,
Strong leadership capacity with high impact and influence,
Strong attention to detail
Proactive and entrepreneurial bent,
Open to new knowledge acquisition and transfer,
Effective Human Capital Management.
Computer proficiencies: - Excellent computer skills, particularly Microsoft Excel, Word, and Power Point plus experience with Sage Evolution

  • Job Role: Operations Manager (Horticulture)
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable / per month

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Minimum of 5 years in a commercial horticulture or tobacco and 3 years at management level.
Strong Agriculture Diploma or Horticulture Degree from reputable organization

Additional Requirements

Operations Manager

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