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Branch Manager & Sales Agronomist - KITWE
Our Client, an organisation which provides solutions to farmers is seeking a Branch Manager and Sales Agronomist to join their team

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Our Client, an organisation which provides solutions to farmers is seeking a Branch Manager and Sales Agronomist to join their team
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Responsibilities and Duties Include but are not subject to:

General management of the branch, Sales strategy formulation and stock management.
Supervision of the entire branch team.
Planning and designing of branch marketing instruments.
Branch budget formulation and forecast.
Technical Support and training to the Agronomy team in the branch. (internal capacity building)
Product Sales and Technical backup to Commercial as well as Small scale farmers and Agricultural Institutions.
To meet individual and Agri Inputs Unit sales Targets.
Market survey, mapping and liaison with Agricultural Inputs department Manager
Coordination of field days and training of farmers.(external capacity building)
Corporate sales and control of Credit and Debt portfolio
Evaluating and review of unit accounting parameters (costs, margins, ratios)

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture <br> Over 5 years post qualifications. <br>
Key Skills
Marketing and sales of Crop Protection products (Chemicals and Fertilizers) and providing Technical backup.

Additional Requirements

Our client is looking for an experienced Alfalfa Farmer to join their project in Tamale, Ghana starting end of 2020.Read More

The role is open to candidates of all nationalities globally, you must have experience farming alfalfa crops.
The client is a start up business with the aim to bring alfalfa farming to Africa on a commercial scale, their first operation will be based in Tamale in Ghana.
The farm will initially have around 10,000 hectares of land which will increase after the first season and the aim will be to produce the crop all year round
We are looking for a Farm Manager that has global experience, has worked in different cultures and tried different approached to farming
If you have worked in USA farming this will be an added advantage
We are ideally looking for someone with experience with underground irrigation, solar power farming and other similar techniques
The salary is negotiable and will be discussed with shortlisted candidates, accommodation will be provided as well as car, costs, visas and other amenities

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: From US$ 40,000 gross per annum plus benefits

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
At least 5 years Farm Management experience with Alfalfa<br> Must have a valid passport and be willing to relocate<br>
Key Skills
Must have alfalfa farming experience

Additional Requirements

09Jan

Our Client is looking for a Agronomic Sales Representative to join their team.
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Duties
Develop agronomic plans/programs to support farmers all the while being cognisant of the farmers budgets
Transfer knowledge with regards to sustainable biological farming systems and products to farmers
Develop and maintain customer relationships by providing sound agronomic services
Maintain regular client visits throughout the season
Be able to provide technical services and interpretation of the likes of soil & or leaf results, if not suitably qualified to do so must at least be willing to learn and be progressive minded.
To constantly learn about and advance ones knowledge and understanding of Sustainable Biological Farming so as to assist farming clients to progress from a more conventional system or way of farming to a more sustainable and profitable system

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable Bonus incentives

Required Skills

4 years Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree or Diploma in Science (such as Agronomy, Agriculture, Horticulture, Plant or Soil Science)<br> 3 to 4 years industry experience within an Agricultural related field<br>
Key Skills
Technology savvy
Sales and agronomic technical services
Multi-dimensional thinking person
Analytical and problem solving skills
Willingness to learn
Innovative • Self-motivated and driven
Must have a definite interest in agriculture “green fingers”
Personable with excellent listening and communication skills
Confident but modest
Scientifically minded with the ability to be practice

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Sales
Agronomy
09Jan

Our client is looking for a Blueberry Plantation Manager to join their team.Read More

Decides on how to discipline subordinates
Makes decision regarding manpower requirements
Executes on cropping program as per set guidelines
The person provide leadership in the Blue Berry Project
Must be prepared to work in a high pressure and dynamic environment
Daily, Weekly and Monthly reports
Formulation of Good Agricultural Practices and ensuring that the contracted farmers adheres to the standards. (GAP, Eurogap) accreditation programs
Management of Company’s community development plan-running the out-grower scheme
Setting up project associates and co-ordination of operation in line with strategy and company policy
Production planning and management

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: ZWL 16 000 p/month (Negotiable)

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum 2-year experience working in Blueberry farming operation.<br> Experience in the production of export crops with a command of QMS (GLOBAL GAP, ETI, GRASP AND BRC).<br> An understanding of cold chain export management systems for blueberries with a working knowledge of post-harvest management is a critical must have.<br> Must have technical or university education, with a degree in agriculture an added advantage.<br>
Key Skills
Must have Leadership skills
Team player
A favorable attitude towards working in the field
Superb communication skills
Employee management and decision-making skills
Be pro-active

Additional Requirements

Blueberry
agriculture
export
farming

Our Client is looking for a Technical Services and Marketing Manager to join their team. Read More

Products & Trials
Product Development
Marketing
Sales
Trials (In field)
Data Visualization

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 years Years of Experience
Qualifications
a Bachelor’s Degree in Science (such as Agronomy, Chemistry, Plant and/or Soil, Horticulture, Biology), Business or related field<br> Minimum 2-3 years relative selling or technical background within a related field, such as seed, chemical or crop consulting<br>
Key Skills
Multi-dimensional thinking person
Innovative
Self-motivated
Must have a definite interest in agriculture “green fingers”
Creative • Analytical / scientific brain

Additional Requirements

Marketing
Sales
Agriculture
Product Development
02Jan
Cape Town, South Africa

Our Client is looking for an Operations Manager to join their team!
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Order Processing
Accurate Invoicing (dates, item codes, product quantities, filing etc)
Order fulfilment: correct matching of orders according to supply (stock levels) and rate of sales (ROS)

Merchandising
Reporting of red alerts, and resultant action/resolution
Regular store feedback: requests or issues (perishable manager)
Merchandising on site check points, and wins and positive feedback

Deliveries
Loading trucks with correct stock levels
Missed deliveries, and resolution (if any)
Rollovers, and resolution (if any)

Claims
Accurate claim processing and reporting

Claim levels (general target to be agreed by management)

Depot Oversight
General building, access, condition, security, cleanliness, equipment etc

Staff Management
Staff register, general HR and IR responsibilities including leave, performance,

Duties, capacity. Good performance.
Cash Management
Cash collection, reconciliation and reporting
Stock Control
Stock reporting levels
Vehicle Oversight
Vehicle inspection sheets – highlight red alerts
Services on time, scheduled conveniently

Customer / accounts visited for week and key

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: R15 000 - R22 000 per month

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Relevant Qualification<br> 5 Years experience<br>
Key Skills
Leadership.
Understanding of policy, planning, and strategy.
Ability to develop, implement and review policies and procedures.
Ability to oversee budgeting, reporting, planning, and auditing.
Understanding of necessary legal and regulatory documents.

Additional Requirements

19Dec

Our client is an established fresh produce grower and distributor who are market leading in their specialisation. They have a strong network and supply presence with major supermarkets and independents and they are looking for a proactive Packshed Supervisor for their Macadamia Packhouse.
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About the role
The Packaging Shed Manager will be responsible for a number of tasks to ensure the efficient management of staff to meet demands. Some tasks may include:
Monitoring current processes and identifying areas for improvement
Ensuring staff adhere to Company's practices and policies
Managing staff to ensure maximum productivity
Compiling staff rosters
Providing training for staff to ensure quality
Compiling and analysing packing statistics to identify areas to be improved
Requirements

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

2-4 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Relevant management qualifications prefered<br> Prior experience in a management role<br> Experience in the fresh food industry highly regarded<br> Relevant diploma would be an advantage <br>
Key Skills
Technical know how
A quick learner,
Good at managing labour,
A disciplinarian
Ability to communicate effectively to diverse cultural backgrounds
Strong organisational skills

Additional Requirements

Packshed Supervisor
Packshed Manager
(Macadamia Packhouse
Agriculture
Export
13Dec

Our Client is a leaning Agriculture / Horticulture / Exports Company and they are looking for an experienced Field Manager to be responsible for Tea, Macadamias & Bananas in a location outside of Harare.
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The Field Manager is positioned directly under the Estate Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for Tea, Macadamias & Bananas and should have excellent knowledge of these crops & must have at least 6 years agric. experience at this position.
To manage the operations and resources of farm
Production Management
Information and Data Management
Budget and Cost Control
Administration
Team Supervision
Farm Compliance
Maintenance

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

6 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A degree or diploma in Agriculture. <br> Excellent / extensive experience with Tea, Macadamias & Bananas is required <br> Minimum of 6 years relevant experience in a similar environment, 2 of which should be in a supervisory capacity. <br>
Key Skills
Take accountability for results and people
Verbal and written communication
Computer literacy
Numeracy
Negotiation
Management
Logical thinking
Problem solving

Additional Requirements

Field Manager
Section Manager
Tea, Macadamias & Bananas
Farm manager
Agriculture

Our Client is a leaning Agriculture / Horticulture / Exports Company and they are looking for an experienced Agronomist that will work with all the Companies Estates on their chemicals, fertilisers, soil & leaf sampling, compost trials & chemical trials in a location outside of Harare.
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The successful Agronomist will be under the General Manager but must also have the managerial skills to replace one of the Field Managers or Estate Managers should they go on leave.
Studying plants and soil in order to develop better planting, cultivation, and harvesting techniques, improve crop yield, and solve problems facing the agriculture industry.
Researching, developing, and promoting farming practices or products that diminish the effects of changes in soil, climate, and weather or prevent damage from pests.
Visiting fields to collect seed, plant, and soil samples and testing samples for nutritional deficiencies, diseases, or other changes.
Assisting with the plant selection process and the development of planting and irrigation schedules, budgets, and timelines.
Keeping detailed records regarding fields, customers, crops, and samples.
Generating reports and presenting findings to management, clients, or other interested parties.
Promoting products and techniques through educational presentations.
Managing teams of scientists while conducting field visits or laboratory work.
Selling personalized consultation services to clients.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

8 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Agronomy, Agriculture, or related field.<br> 8 years’ experience in this field of work<br> Prior experience working for a chemical company of sorts with the knowledge & know how of running agric. trials etc. <br> Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel.<br>
Key Skills
You should self-motivated, detail-oriented, and analytical with excellent listening, communication, and problem solving skills.
Ability to work outside, stand, walk, kneel, and stoop for extended periods.
Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office and diagnostic scientific software.
Exceptional active listening and verbal and written communication skills.
Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem solving skills.
Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
Sales and presentation skills are a major plus.

Additional Requirements

Agronomist
Chemicals and Fertiliser
Chemical Agronomist
Horticulture
Agriculture

Our client is looking for a Cattle Farming Manager to join their team in Zimba, Southern province
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Duties includes but not subjected to:
Administration, Ordering of inputs
Allocation of feed rations, feed distribution & recording of stocks
All cattle activities including medical treatments, weighing, branding, tagging etc
Maintain good records on a computerized recording program
Irrigated pasture management & ranch grazing systems
Farm mapping, monitor grazing availability
Maintain & improve water reticulation systems
Guide a team building new fences as well as R & M on existing fences
Maintain & improve on the existing handling facilities
Attend weekly management meetings
Produce monthly reports, Flexible to assist in other departments
A hands-on, out there on the ranch approach to accomplishing the above tasks
Expected to cooperate with fellow managers in the different sections of the company & be part of a strong management team to promote the whole business, covering & standing in for fellow managers should the need arise.
Leadership of the cattle operations team, ensuring training, mentoring and resourcing occurs with a focus on strengthening capacity to effectively achieve operational targets.
Oversee the induction of new staff, monitor employee performance and conduct Performance Appraisals.
Assessing the current staffing levels, selecting appropriate staffing to ensure balance between best farm productivity output and staffing cost input, namely not over staffed.
Lead regular operational meetings.
Record keeping of hours, overtime, annual leave, sick leave etc.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on candidate

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Tertiary qualification in Agriculture; Animal husbandry and/or similar farming management qualification<br> Extensive farming experience; Minimum ten years’ cattle farming experience. Growing up on a commercial farm may contribute to “work experience” in farming<br> Sound knowledge of Breeding Cattle. Any experience with Stud Bonsmara cattle will be an advantage.<br> Minimum five years of managerial/leadership experience leading a team of >40 people<br>
Key Skills
Additional experience/knowledge/qualification in cropping will be advantageous.
Strong MS Office knowledge. Computer skills & the ability to maintain computer records of the herd are essential. Experienced with Cattle management programs will be advantageous.
A Valid Zambian recognised driver’s licence and able to drive a motorbike

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Cattle management

Our client is looking for an Operations Manager – Community Development projects to join their team in Southern province
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RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ensure the effective implementation if all programmes, from project scoping to impact evaluation and ensure that all operations run effectively and efficiently.
Ensure strategic objectives of programmes are accomplished and align with The Company’s strategies and objectives.
Ensure that the department’s administration runs effectively.
Ensure timeous and accurate reporting for company and donor requirements.
Adhere to all donor grant/MoU agreements.
Ensure a regular flow of cattle and crops to the company from the small-scale and emerging farmers.
Leadership of the operations team, ensuring training, mentoring and resourcing occurs with a focus on strengthening capacity to effectively achieve operational targets.
Oversee the induction of new staff, monitor employee performance and conduct Performance Appraisals.
Lead regular operational meetings.
Improve operational systems, processes and policies in support of the section’s objectives.
Ensure consistent delivery of all services.
Maintain high standards throughout the operation.
Develop and maintain a curriculum and training program for both cattle and cropping programmes.
Develop projects and programs as required to align to The Company’s objectives and requirements.
Foster good relationships with the communities and farmers in the surrounding areas, at all times.
Engage with communities and leaders to gain access to a larger farmer network as required to fulfill The Company’s objectives.
Engage with all donor or support organisations fostering a good working relationship.
Strengthen relationships with government municipalities, departments and agencies to gain their support for all operations.
Inform the company of any potential opportunities arising from stakeholder interactions and assist in the development of proposals to access these resources.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on candidate

Required Skills

Years of Experience
Qualifications
At-least ten years’ experience in rural community development or similar environment.<br> Tertiary qualification in Agriculture; Animal husbandry and Project management or similar Minimum five years of managerial/leadership experience.<br> Must be between 35 – 50 years of age<br> Strong MS Office knowledge.<br>
Key Skills
Highly organised, detail orientated multitasker with strong organisational and administrative skills.
Strong communication skills and command of spoken and written English and Tonga.
Administrative, financial and project or operational management experience.
Qualification in operations management or similar managerial qualification.
Proactive and resilient individual with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
Strong people and leadership skills.

Additional Requirements

19Nov
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client, a well established company in the agricultural industry, is looking for an experience Abattoir Manager to join their team.Read More

The role requires an individual who has experience in Abattoir Management, has managed a large team, has excellent quality control and has a fantastic knowledge of all aspects of factory management.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable TBC

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agriculture, Fresh produce preparation
Key Skills
Agriculture, Abattoir management, quality control

Additional Requirements

Abattoir Manager
Factory Management
Quality Control
Agriculture
28Oct
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for a mature Farm Manager to join their team. Read More

Planning and programming of works relating to the planting through harvesting of Maize, wheat, soya, sugar beans and other row crops.
Planning and implementation of all irrigation scheduling.
Planning & Management of large numbers of farm labour.
Planning & Management of all farm tractors, implements and other resources to effectively and efficiently deliver on prescribe deliverables.
Pest & disease Management control.
The Farm Manager will have a superior knowledge of the use of tractors, combines and implements, associated to the crops mentioned above.
The Farm manager will have sound mechanical experience and be in a position to least identify the mechanical issues that arise and effective have repairs conducted.
He will be able to calibrate agricultural equipment and have sufficient experience with planters, spreaders, sprayers and land preparation equipment.
The Farm manager will have sound knowledge of the acceptable practices of grain handling and post harvest loss prevention.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Extensive practical farming experience (10 yrs )
Key Skills
Agricultural Operations.
Farm Equipment Management and Maintenance.
Administration and Records
Communication
Personnel: Development, Relationships and Welfare.

Additional Requirements

Row Cropping
23Sep

Our well established Client is looking for an experienced Agronomist to join their team outside of Harare.
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We are looking for a knowledgeable, thorough Agronomist who can develop better farming practices and find effective solutions for the food and farming industry. Experience with Avocado's and Macadamia nuts is required.
The successful Candidate will conduct research and field checks, take samples and make observations, perform tests, and identify and solve problems related to plant or soil nutrition, damage from insects or wildlife, weather or climate changes, or the use of specialized products, such as pesticides, fertilizers, etc. Using this information, you will also help farmers develop techniques to increase crop quality and yield.
Responsibilities:
Studying plants and soil in order to develop better planting, cultivation, and harvesting techniques, improve crop yield, and solve problems facing the agriculture industry.
Researching, developing, and promoting farming practices or products that diminish the effects of changes in soil, climate, and weather or prevent damage from pests.
Visiting fields to collect seed, plant, and soil samples and testing samples for nutritional deficiencies, diseases, or other changes.
Assisting with the plant selection process and the development of planting and irrigation schedules, budgets, and timelines.
Keeping detailed records regarding fields, customers, crops, and samples.
Generating reports and presenting findings to management, clients, or other interested parties.
Promoting products and techniques through educational presentations

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

4 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Agronomy, Agriculture, or related field <br> 4 years experience in the same / similar position <br> Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel. <br> Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office and diagnostic scientific software. <br>
Key Skills
The Candidate should be focused on developing and promoting better farming practices.
Self-motivated and detail-oriented
Analytical with excellent listening, communication, and problem solving skills.
Ability to work outside, stand, walk, kneel, and stoop for extended periods.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Agronomy
Avocados
Agronomist
Macadamia Nuts

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

Responsibilities:
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.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

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

Additional Requirements

General Management
Agriculture

Our Client is looking for an experienced and commercial minded senior person to join their team.Read More

You will be required to run a 1300 Ha irrigated seed production and 250 Ha. avocado with extensive experience in:
- Hybrid seed Maize production
- Sunflower production
- Bean production

Manage company seed production
. Monitor/audit external production field selection, ensuring that grow-outs are technically managed to maintain seed purity and hybridity.
Collect samples of product and coordinate in-process testing as needed.
Travel to current seed production locations, potential growers, tradeshows, and conferences.
Develop and support the quality protocols to ensure parent seed integrity.
Forecast variety-level production needs to meet sales demand
Negotiate and coordinate grower contracts and processors to process, bag, and deliver seed.Demonstrate desire and ability to proactively develop grower relationships, clearly understand their capabilities, and match them to JSS production needs. A

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agronomy, Plant Science, Biology, Agriculture or related field.
Key Skills
5 - 10 or more years of experience in managing seed product function
Knowledge of hybrid seed maize production is essential
Knowledge of domestic and international regulations related to seed importing and exporting and certification standards.
Ability to develop key relationships internally and externally and focus on project details.
Proven ability to work effectively with others in the organization to influence the overall strategy and coordination of seed production needs.
Demonstrated ability to effectively manage time and multiple projects.
Working knowledge of standard office software (MS Word, Excel, etc.).

Additional Requirements

Maize Seed Production
Bean Seed
Sunflower Seed
Avocado
05Sep
Cape Town, South Africa

Our Client, a large group of companies in the Agricultural industry is seeking a Hatchery Manager to join their Poultry Division Team
This position is responsible for directing operations which include receipt of fertile eggs, traying, vaccination, grading, and placement of baby chicks
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Responsibilities:
Creates feed orders and transmits them to the feed mill
Direct the Hatchery to produce the highest quality chicks at the highest percentage hatch rate possible for the lowest cost.
Ensure that the Hatchery, Tech Advisors, and Contract Producers follow Animal Welfare guidelines.
Plans production, spending, and capital improvement projects.
Prepares yearly budget for the hatchery.
Controls cost in labor, repairs, supplies, and vaccines.
Prepares monthly reports and graphs on hatchery performance.
Reports egg fertility and hatching residue results, as needed, to breeder department.
Ensure compliance with Company and OSHA safety guidelines.
Ensures completion of all quality assurance checks for the following: chick quality, vaccination checks, equipment checks, and maintenance work.
Consults with company veterinarian before making changes.
Prepares employee schedules, approves vacation requests and hires new employees as needed.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: R500 000 pa

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor Degree in Animal or Poultry science<br>
Key Skills
Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.
Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
Energetic - Ability to work at a sustained pace and produce quality work.
Ethical - Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards.
Honesty/Integrity - Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.

Additional Requirements

23Aug
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client, a multinational agricultural/production company, is now looking for a qualified Maize Miller to join them.Read More

To be able to run a shift and attend to breakdowns with the support of the mechanical team

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable TBC

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum of 3 years experience within a similar position <br> Maize Milling qualification/certification <br>
Key Skills
Experience is a plus at any reputable milling organisation

Additional Requirements

Maize Milling
Agriculture
Production

Our Client is looking for an experienced Agricultural Country Head to join their exciting and expanding operation based in Tanzania. Read More

Duties to include:
• building and leading a country wide team to promote sales of all seed varieties. • establishing demonstration plots and training/upskilling farmers throughout the country • setting seed production targets with contract seed producers • preparing budgets and reporting on performance to the Board of Directors on a quarterly basis.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agriculture / Agronomy related Degree <br> Minimum of 10 years experience within the agricultural sector
Key Skills
at least 10 years experience in a similar corporate environment, preferably with hybrid seed maize
be a self-starter with a high level of integrity
proven experience in team-oriented leadership skills
be an excellent communicator
hold a driving licence

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Country Head
Agronomy
Maize Seed

Our Client is looking for an experienced Agricultural Seed Production Expert to join their expanding operation based in Tanzania.Read More

Duties to include:
Develop and maintain a grower evaluation system to drive increased yields and quality
Understand seed species and varieties, seed quality standards, and crop delivery requirements
Develop and implement programs regarding agronomic issues in production fields
Conduct and manage field productions of seed as required
Perform and coordinate seed logistics activities to ensure accurate records and movement of seed
Complete administrative duties such as signing grower contracts, collecting and inputting data for reports, pricing, and managing disposition of harvest
Remain current with latest production technology to support seed growers
Maintain relationships with growers, contractors and the local farming community
Satisfy internal production standards within quality, timeliness and financial objectives
Propose improvements to the field operations production program

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agricultural / Agronomy Degree
Key Skills
Strong technical abilities
Minimum of 5 years experience within a similar role Self motivated with strong people skills

Additional Requirements

Agronomy
Seed Production

Our client, a regional poultry and feed milling company, is now looking for a Nutritionist who would be able to assist with the feed formulation as well as run a small feed laboratory in Tanzania.Read More

Manage formulation systems – upgrades, formulation procedures
Set and control global raw material specifications(STL Base Matrix)
Set and control all global feed specifications(Nutrients, Raw Material Bounds, Additives)
Control all feed and raw material specification adjustments
Set all Raw Material and Feed Quality Control requirement
Investigate and sign off all feed related claims
Technical support and liaison for farms
Technical support for the feed mill team
Initiate trails required
Improving the productivity of the operation by managing and implementing a Production Improvement Program(PIP)
Safeguarding all the intellectual assets of the feed milling operation provided to the staff in the best interest of the company
Working 5 days a week in which weekend is the normal days off
Working hours from 7h00am to 17h00pm Mon – Fri

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Up to $4,000 p/m plus housing & medical

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must have a B.Sc (Agriculture) degree with a post graduate qualification in Animal Nutrition <br> Must Possess a clean valid Driver’s License <br> The following would be highly desirable: <br> Degree or Post- Graduate Degree in Poultry Science <br> Knowledge of Basic Management Accounting <br> Knowledge of Risk Audits <br> Knowledge of Poultry Diseases and Nutrition <br> Knowledge of managing a Feed Laboratory <br>
Key Skills
At least 5 years' experience in Feed Milling Industry
Experience in management of trials, feed formulation and quality control
Technical competence and in depth knowledge of all aspects of Feed Formulation
Technical competence and in depth knowledge of all aspects of Raw Material Brokering
Ability to communicate well and interact effectively
Ability to learn quickly and be competent in areas which he is not familiar with
Good communication skills and good people management abilities
Ability to interact with persons from widely different nationalities and cultures
Computer literacy
Ability to motivate and create a team spirit
Highly numerate, planning and analytical
Knowledge of Bio-Security
Good verbal and written skills

Additional Requirements

Agricultural
Poultry
Tanzania
Feed Milling
Nutritionist