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Our Client is looking for a General Manager to plan, coordinate and monitor the day-to-day activities involving the maintenance of the facilities, equipment and machineries to ensure they are in optimal condition.
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Duties to include:
Oversee the maintenance and repairs of equipment, tools and machineries used for daily business operations
Lead all facilities, machineries, and equipment maintenance and improvement efforts
Oversee timely repair and preventive maintenance schedules for equipment and machineries
Champion periodic audit of company tools and equipment and prompt repairs or replacement where necessary
Prepare annual maintenance budget and forecasts and all capital expenditure proposals in compliance with company policy guidelines
Work with the Head, Human Resources to establish maintenance process metrics and develop a system to achieve and maintain unit performance at targeted level
Maintain manufacturing assets and facilities, machinery parts inventory; monitor purchase orders, and invoice approvals
Contribute to the design and implementation of best practice facility and machinery maintenance strategy, policies, processes and procedures to aid and improve overall company performance
Build, nurture and maintain healthy relationships with internal and external customers of the maintenance unit
Work with the HSE Manager to put in place mechanisms to reduce operational risks at the maintenance workshop
Promote a positive team atmosphere and establish a good working relationship with all maintenance staff (casual and permanent)
Make recommendations (if need be) with good business justification for the acquisition of more equipment and tools for production activities
Oversee daily operations of direct and indirect reports in the office and in the maintenance workshop
Identify and deploy the technical skill sets, resource levels and systems to deliver projects, including the engagement of external resources if need be
Participate in skill enhancement programmes required for self and team members through field days and any courses that relate to their responsibilities
Make periodic (monthly or periodic) presentation on PNL maintenance activities to the Chief Operating Officer
Any other duties as assigned by the COO

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

15 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or HND in a similar discipline is preferred.<br> Minimum of 15 years cognate experience in facility and machinery management<br> Post graduate qualifications like Master’s in Business Administration would be an added advantage <br>
Key Skills
Working knowledge, skills and competencies and attributes
Excellent technical knowledge of equipment, machineries, products and processes
Strong knowledge in maintenance and reliability
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Detail-oriented, organization and follow-up skills
Excellent people management skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Problem-solving skills
Leadership skills
Time management
Must have a hands-on work ethic
Should be conversant with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint and Word)
Project Execution/Management

Additional Requirements

Management
Agriculture
Maintenance
Machinery
17Nov
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is a well-known company looking for an organized Farm Manager to join their new farming venture
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Operations will be focused on a variety of horticulture crops with particular ambitions to export
Farming operations will also include cereal crops and animal husbandry particularly cattle and poultry

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable, Accommodation, Profit Share

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum 3 years field experience in a managerial role <br> Minimum of a Diploma in agriculture (or related qualification) <br> Other qualifications would be advantageous <br>
Key Skills
Technical knowledge in both crop cultivation and animal husbandry
Experience in commercial farming and/or agricultural export
Good leadership and project management skills
Sound organizational skills
Workable Microsoft word and Microsoft excel knowledge
Agronomical knowledge
Proactive and able to take initiative
Knowledge and experience in pecans and/or blueberries will be advantageous to any prospect applicants

Additional Requirements

Farm Manager
Livestock
Horticulture
Exports
Organized
16Nov
Kitwe, Zambia

Our Client is in the Poultry industry and is looking for a Dispatch Manager to join their team
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The primary role of the Dispatch Manager is to oversee all Dispatch & Warehousing activities of table eggs & processed chicken.
he Dispatch Manager is responsible for managing the warehousing and dispatch of processed chicken and table eggs sales as per set budget & KPIs.
Responsible for ensuring that table eggs & processed chicken warehouses are stocked to avoid stockout & as per SOPs Outcomes/Indicators:
Receives main distributor/customer requirements (Pacman) weekly and ensures Pacman is fulfilled at daily Production meetings
Oversees daily dispatch quantities with Dispatch Supervisor.v Uses data to manage the day to day operations & make decisions with the Sales Executive.
Checks table eggs warehouse with Egg Stock Controller daily to assess that all products have been stored as per SOPs.
Follows up on all NC issues raised during daily check with Stock Controllers.
Responsible for the efficient use & maintenance of all allocated assets including vehicles, office and facility premises & equipment.
Attends all meetings as per meeting schedule.
Stock level.
Responsible for managing all Dispatch activities of table eggs & processed chickens. Outcomes/Indicators:
Plans & manages daily truck availability and randomly checks drivers’ checklist.
Uses tracking randomly to check truck movements
Follows up on all truck maintenance & repairs
Maintains and keeps relevant database up to date
Authorizes all requisitions from Central Stores
Responsible for leading, managing & developing a high performing Dispatch team aligned with Company HR Ensures that the whole team understands, applies & commits to the Company Values, Team Behaviours & Code of Conduct.
Must be a role model for our values and behaviours.
Drives a collaborative approach to problem solving.
Effectively resolves any conflict in a professional, measured & timely manner.
Reviews, updates & approves SOPs with designated team members, Internal Audit & QA.
Ensures 100% compliance with SOPs.
Ensures all company reporting deadlines are met.

Completed all team member performance reviews.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $1500 Neg

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Key Skills
Customer service
Warehouse management
Minimum 5 years experience
Experience in overseeing employees
Experience in the food production industry advantageous

Additional Requirements

10Nov

Our client is looking for a Workshop Foreman to join their team
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Supervising and training staff.
Creating and managing the staff, maintenance, and work schedules.
Overseeing work to anticipate, detect, and address factors that impede operations.
Enforcing safety regulations and protocols.
Conducting performance reviews with staff.
Meeting with management to deliver feedback and develop work optimization strategies.
Implementing strategies to optimize workflow and operational efficiency.
Ensuring that all equipment and machinery are properly operated and maintained.
Monitoring inventory levels and replenishing supplies as needed.
Performing administrative tasks such as updating and filing equipment orders, stock receipts, and staff schedules.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Secondary School qualification (Grade 12) . <br> Valid driver's license. <br> At least one year's experience as a shop foreman or similar. <br>
Key Skills
Proficiency in MS Outlook, Excel, and Word.
A great understanding of work optimization techniques.
Good knowledge of the applicable safety regulations and procedures.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong leadership abilities.
Good time management and problem-solving skills.
A willingness to work long hours and overtime, if needed.

Additional Requirements

foreman
workshop
agri
10Nov
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for an experienced Filed Manager to join their team.Read More

Duties to include:
Involved with taking over process of the new farm and taking full account of the inventory
Identifying the suitable areas on the farm and preparing the full layout plan.
Revive the irrigation infrastructure.
Establishing nurseries
Carryout the land prep and plant out suitable cash crop /row crop while establishing a long term plantation crop
Manage day to day business and preparing the annual budget.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Any relevant qualification <br> Minimum of 5 - 10 years experience within a similar role
Key Skills
Organized, pragmatic, proactive, result-oriented, rigorous
Autonomous
Team spirit
Strong communication and social skills
Ability to lead a team
Ability to live in a remote environment

Additional Requirements

Plantation Manager
Irrigation
Tea Leaves
Row Cropping

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.Read More

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.

  • 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.
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.

Additional Requirements

Agronomy
Flowers
Outgrowers
Small-holders
Agriculture
03Nov
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a looking for a dynamic and energetic Sales Agronomist to join their team.
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Duties to include: Providing agronomic advice
Preparation of plant nutrition marketing material
Data analysis
Sales & marketing

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Qualified Agronomist / BSc in Agriculture<br>
Key Skills
Excellent Communicator and ability to deal with people at all levels
Team leader
Ability to sell
Energetic

Additional Requirements

Agronomy
Sales
Agriculture
Farming
01Nov
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a Poultry Manager to join their team
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Duties Include; Plan chicks program and supervise broiler management
Plan breeders program and supervise breeder management
Planning vaccination programs and overlook medication use
Recruit, screen, hire farm managers
Effectively communicate with farm managers
Ensure the accurate completion of all administrative tasks on a timely basis.
To coordinate with abattoir house on needs, expectations and schedules
Plan eggs setting program
Coordinate transportation of eggs from the breeder farms to the hatchery
Overlook hatch ability, fertility, egg quality and hygiene of hatchery
Ensure the overall good health of the chicks and their safe arrival to poultry farms <br. Understand and manage the KPIs of a hatchery.
Repair and maintain the hatchery as and when required
Training local personnel to take up key positions with in the hatchery
Planning of the flow of placements and scheduling for running an abattoir.<br.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree or Diploma in Agriculture, Animal Science or Vet Sciences would essential<br>
Key Skills
Two year management experience preferably involving poultry production

Additional Requirements

Poultry Manager
Agriculture
Management
Chicken
29Oct
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

A client of ours is looking for a Farm Manager to join their team
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The role will take responsibility for the set-up and then management of the farming operation, staff management of around 20, reporting to the Head office

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree/Diploma in Agriculture or Horticulture <br>
Key Skills
Good leadership skills
Self Starter
Good decision making skills

Additional Requirements

Management
Onions
Potatoes
25Oct
Harare,Zimbabwe

A large manufacturing company is looking for a Horticulture specialist to join their team. The position reports to the Commercial Executive
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Duties to include; Maintains and cares for various crops
Weeds, prunes and irrigates plants; performs general cleanup of the gardens and performs weed and pest control measures with use of pesticides and herbicides.
Mixes soils for plant beds and containers
Plans and conducts tours
Presents lectures, slide shows and demonstrations on horticultural topics
Provides work direction to other personnel in the care and maintenance of the arboretum's plants and grounds. Plants new vegetation in the garden taking special note of frost hardiness and sun tolerance, as requested by supervisor.
Collects, compiles and analyzes data on experiments; writes evaluation of findings.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Horticulture <br>
Key Skills
Knowledge of the principles of Horticulture.
Knowledge of modern research methods, data collection and analysis.
Knowledge of a variety of landscaping techniques.
Skill in both verbal and written communication.

Additional Requirements

Crop
Horticulture
25Oct
Tanzania

Our client is looking for an Agronomy Manager to join their team.
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RESPONSIBILITIES:

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 Pyrethrum Seed production systems /operations that result in higher quality seed to facilitate improve farming efficiencies, yields & higher quality crops.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
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. <br> MSc or Ph.D. in Plant Breeding / Agronomy with more than 3 years of relevant experience post graduate school. <br> High skill level and experience using Microsoft Office, Excel, Work and Outlook, along with related computer and phone, video, internet calls and use. <br> Other duties as assigned. <br>
Key Skills
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.

Additional Requirements

Our client is looking a Cattle Manager to manage a heard of 800 cattle on their Ranch in Kabwe
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Duties and Responsibilities include but are not subject to:
Planning how to raise their livestock according to the availability of federal assistance and overall market conditions.
Construct and maintain their cattle's habitat, including grazing fields and barns, fencing, security and land clearing
Cattle herd managers feed, breed, and diagnose potential disease and injury for their livestock, ensuring that cattle remain healthy and numerous.
Responsible for the sales and marketing of their cattle, safeguarding the value of their investment.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: K10, 000 gross per month

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Diploma in Animal Science<br> Experience managing a herd of at least 600<br>
Key Skills
Computer skills
Physical and mental stamina
Leadership skills
Familiarity with the herd
Analytical skills
Interpersonal skills

Additional Requirements

cattle
Management
11Oct
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client, a large school, is looking for your skills as an Estate Manager to ensure smooth operations. You will be directly involved in long-term project planning.
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Operations
• Workforce management (in-house and contractors),
• Logistics
• Communication with all members of the school community
• Budgeting, procurement and reporting
• Utilities resource management
• Maintenance (grounds, buildings, equipment, vehicles)
• Preparation and implementation of maintenance schedule
• Health and Safety protocol implementation and related risk assessments.

Project Development
Support of Executive in long-term development planning, project implementation and oversight.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
• Estate Management experience.<br> • Experience Maintaining grounds, buildings, equipment and vehicles.<br> • Relevant qualification will be an advantage.<br>
Key Skills
• The ability to speak and understand Shona would be an advantage.
• Experience with importing would be an advantage.

Additional Requirements

Estate Manager
Maintenance
Projects

Our Client is looking for an Assistant Piggery Manager to join their team in Zambia
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Duties and Responsibilities include but are not subject to:
Day to day running of Pig Stores
To perform excellent Husbandry skills.
Demonstrate good team leading skills.
Strong organisational skills.
Keep accurate records.
Communicates with all relevant employees to ensure delivery times are met.
Plan, schedule, and review workload and manpower to make sure targets are being met.
Manage the stock control, as well as stores.
Confirm that health and safety regulations are being followed.
Provide guidance to employees.
Responsible for staffing issues.
Should have experience in following aspects:
Breeding:
Breeders of breeder’s selection.
AI service list preparation and insemination supervision.
Farrowing:
Replacement stock selection.
Ensure that piglet mortality reduction while maximizing farrowing percentage
Fattening:
Will ensure that feed wastage is reduced.
Performance monitoring of fatteners for daily gains, fattening pig days.
Feed mill:
Organization of the ingredients, ready-made feed.
Feed formulations and compounding of rations.
Should have good interpersonal skill that will help
Develop a good and sound working relationship with all subordinate staff and workers on the piggery.
Should be able to organize, supervise and manage the farm labour force effectively so as to extract maximum efficiency out of them.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on candidate

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Full Grade Twelve Certificate <br> Prior experience in pig production including AL and veterinary knowledge <br> At least two years experience in a similar field. Computer literate in excel and be able to work in pig production program. <br> Diploma in Animals Science with minimum 2 years hands on work experience. <br>
Key Skills
Previous Pig Farm experience and Pig farm working knowledge.
Highly organised.
Practical and hands-on.
Ability to manage time and workload effectively.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Leadership skills.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Good problem-solving skills.
Good attention to detail.
Ability to engage and motivate others.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Piggery
management
02Sep
Mutare,Zimbabwe

Our client, a leading producer and distributor of fruit throughout Zimbabwe and South Africa, is looking for an Operations Manager to realise their exciting plans for the continued growth of their production and distribution platforms.
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• General farm operations management – drive quality KPI’s, unit volumes and costs,
• Drive development of all supporting infrastructure (cableways, irrigation & fertigation, packhouses, electrical, housing and other infrastructure)

• Drive ongoing continuous improvement, focusing on detail around quality, volumes and yields: o Production planning
o Nutrition
o Sucker management
o Irrigation and water management
o Bunch care
o Pest, weed and disease control
o Harvesting operations
o Packing operations

• Recruiting, leading, planning and developing capacity depth and first-class operational team at all levels throughout the operations,
• Attention to detailed operations systems and SOPs; - to drive productivity and quality, and crop planning from field through to packhouse and delivery to customers,
• Production of regular projections on expected production levels for marketing & logistics,
• Drive adoption of global best practices and benchmarks with local innovation,
• Implement Global GAP throughout all operations
• Manage & ensure that all assets are accounted for, and are in good working condition,
• Plan all new development, determine ROI’s, implement on time and to pre-determined budgets.
• Budgets and cashflow forecasts, financial analysis and planning,
• Manage farming operations business accounts through monthly finance reporting and corresponding financial KPI’s,
• Plan & manage the interaction with the procurement function to ensure quality & adequate supplies, to effectively support operations,
• Effective stakeholder management through team leadership & cohesiveness in all farm activities,
• Drive adoption and use of new and changing technologies throughout the operation,
• Work with Sales & Marketing teams to develop and build premium end market channels,
• Closely guard reputation and integrity of the business.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
• A strong university degree from a reputable organization in a relevant subject.<br> • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a relevant context, including at management level.<br> • Management level in high end production,<br> • Demonstrated strategic, hands–on experience in transforming operations to world class standards.<br>
Key Skills
• Fruit technical expertise and high interest in driving technical progress,
• Confident and open team player,
• Strong leadership capacity, with high impact and influence with the ability to develop and maintain a high potential team,
• Strong attention to detail,
• High degree of accuracy,
• Proactive and entrepreneurial bent, with proven high agency and ability to make things happen,
• Curious and demanding of new knowledge and its transfer,
• Proven ability to build and mentor outstanding and growing individuals.

Additional Requirements

Production
distribution
Operations Management
Fruit

Our client is looking for a sunflower seed oil agronomist to join their operations in Tanzania.
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Duties to include:
Provide technical advise to sunflower seed farmers
Agronomy product knowledge.
Analyzing customer agronomy and economic issues
Growing customer contacts and relationships
Inventory organisation, accuracy, condition, and reporting
Warehouse and grounds conditions
Office conditions and supplies
Experienced agronomists assist in on-the-job training of new agronomists

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
An Agricultural Degree and Farming Background is preferred.<br>
Key Skills
Seed oil experience
Confident
Hard working
Young and energetic

Additional Requirements

Agronomy
Seed Oil
Tanzania
Expat
Agriculture
01Sep
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

We are on the lookout for a bright and hard working candidate who is interested in stepping into the agricultural world and be trained as a Farm Manager.
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You will be managing the production of tobacco, Maize, Barley/Wheat and macadamia.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: USD$ 2000 depending on experience bonus & benefits

Required Skills

0 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Passion for farming. <br> A college/university degree in Agriculture <br>
Key Skills
Hard working
Energetic
Natural leader

Additional Requirements

Farm Manager
27Aug
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

We are on the lookout for an experience Farm Manager to join our client in Chimanimani.
(Avocado, Macadamia, Citrus, Horticulture)
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Supervision of staff
Land Preparation
Planting
Irrigation, Fertilizing, etc
Reaping and curing
All logistics associated with farm activities
Budgets and finance
Overseeing and management of farm workers

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: USD 3500

Required Skills

3-5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Diploma or Degree in Agriculture/Horticulture.<br>
Key Skills
Experience growing Avocado, Macadamia, Citrus
Horticulture experience.

Additional Requirements

Farm Manager
Macadamia
Avocado
Citrus
24Aug
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a large company looking for an energetic Sales Agronomist to join their team.
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Duties to include: Providing agronomic advice
Preparation of plant nutrition marketing material
Data analysis
Sales & marketing

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Qualified Agronomist / BSc in Agriculture<br>
Key Skills
Excellent Communicator and ability to deal with people at all levels
Team leader
Ability to sell
Energetic

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
agronomist
sales
farm

Our client is looking for a Farm Manager with experience in Wheat to join their team based in a remote area in Tanzania
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Analyzing existing operations, crops (wheat), staff, and financial documents and recommending improvements.
Preparing plans and schedules for planting and harvesting and ensuring staff understands expectations.
Visiting the different divisions to inspect crops and also perform tests on soil and water.
Ensuring seeds, fertilizers, pesticides, and other supplies are regularly restocked.
Scheduling repairs, maintenance, and replacement of equipment and machinery.
Handling the marketing and sale of products produced on the farm.
Ensuring all staff adheres to health and safety regulations.
Assisting with the recruitment and training of new staff members.
Collaborating with senior staff to prepare budgets and financial reports.
Building professional networks and keeping abreast of developments in agricultural science.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable plus House and Vehicle

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture or equivalent.<br> Additional courses in business management or administration are recommended.<br>
Key Skills
Extensive experience in a farming-related field and with Wheat is essential.
Management experience would be a plus.
A passion for agriculture.
Excellent problem-solving, analytical, and critical thinking skills.
The ability to make decisions in stressful environments.
Superb communication and interpersonal skills.
Willingness to work overtime as required.

Additional Requirements

Farm
Manager
Wheat
Agriculture

Our client is looking for a Tobacco Production & Marketing Officer to join their team
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Develop and maintain cost of production models for tobacco farming
Develop and maintain database of domestic and international tobacco market trends
Produce tobacco production and marketing reports
Assist in the development of industry ALP, STP, Compliancy, etc models
Be up to date on anti tobacco legislation, industry threats etc.
Liaising with all related tobacco stakeholders, domestic and international
Attend tobacco stakeholders meetings/conferences etc as directed
Work closely with the Small Scale Production Committee on production and marketing issues
Visit tobacco marketing centres both in Harare and TIMB decentralized
Engage with farmers on their tobacco production and marketing issues

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: USD$350 .00 net – payable in ZWL, Medical Aid for self, Fuel Allowance -if using own vehicle, An o

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture or similar with an emphasis on tobacco and economics, an added advantage<br> Minimum of 5 years of recent experience working in the agriculture field, emphasis on tobacco an added advantage<br>
Key Skills
Good analytic skills
Excellent Report writing
Willing to travel into tobacco districts, when directed and as such knowledge of farming districts an advantage.
Ideal age range 30 -35 yrs.
This is a position that needs a young, dynamic, individual. The position is new with great growth opportunities.
Excellent health

Additional Requirements

Tobacco Production
Marketing Officer
Economics
Agriculture
22Jul
Chipinge,Zimbabwe

My client in the Agricultural Sector is looking for your Farm Management expertise to run their farming operations (horticulture and orchard crops).
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Supervision of staff
Land Preparation
Planting
Irrigation, Fertilising, etc
Reaping and curing
All logistics associated with farm activities
Budgets and finance
Overseeing and management of farm workers

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Related degree, diploma or qualification <br> 3 years experience as a Farm Manager <br>
Key Skills
Experience in horticulture and orchard crops will be good
GlobalGAP or ethical audit knowledge will be a bonus
Good communication skills - and a good hand on Shona language
Willing to learn and take initiative

Additional Requirements

Horticulture
Agriculture
Orchard
Farm Manager
08Jun
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

We are looking for a high powered Orchard Manager to join my client in the agricultural industry. Read More

Direct and coordinate, through subordinate supervisory personnel, orchard activities, for example orchard development, irrigation, chemical application, and harvesting to ensure that company production goals are met.
Evaluate oral and written reports and observe operations to monitor progress of work and to detect and resolve problems.
Determine and authorize alternative procedures to accommodate variables, for example weather conditions, water supply, stage of crop or tree development, and new legislation.
Coordinate orchard department activities with those of engineering, equipment maintenance, packing house, and other related departments.
Analyzes financial statements and makes budget proposals.
Initiate personnel actions, interpret company policy, and enforce safety regulations.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: USD$ 4000

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Horticulture.<br> Management experience.<br>
Key Skills
Working knowledge of modern production practices.
Proven ability to build and manage a team-oriented culture.
Strong leadership and decision-making skills.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to implement projects under pressure.
Computer literate.

Additional Requirements

Orchard
Fruit
Farm Manager

Our client is looking for a Poultry Breeder Manager to join their team
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Responsible for achieving set production targets at all Breeder Production sites.
Coordinates the day to day operations at all breeder production sites.
Give guidance and leadership to site managers in relation to bio-security, quality assurance programs, technical competency, generation of monthly technical reports, in depth data analysis and provision of solutions to detected problems
In liaison with the Farm Accountant to participate fully in month end stock take activities
Supervision of stock sheets
To implement cost cutting measures to achieve cost of production targets as dictated by the Company.
Asses training needs for Site Managers
Uphold company rules and regulations with regard to labour, productivity and discipline
Perform any other duties directed to them.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree or Diploma in Agriculture (Animal Science)<br> At least 2 years experience as a Poultry Supervisor or in a Managerial position<br>
Key Skills
self driven
excellent communication skills
result oriented

Additional Requirements

Breeder
Management
Agriculture
Poultry
Animal Science

Our client in Australia is looking for a hands on Grower Manager to manage a small farm team to ensure the effective operation to optimise yield and quality in a sustainable and efficient manner. The Grower Manager will take direction from the General Manager to plan the overall growing operation.Read More

Coordinating staff to meet production requirements
Managing growing duties, ground preparation, seeding, irrigation scheduling, spraying and other associated activities.
Solving day–to-day problems and reporting irregularities (defects, diseases)
Maintaining constant liaison with the packing shed and the sales team to maximise the product value and meeting consumer demands
Ensuring the farm meets current goals and assist in developing the farm to achieve the company’s longer-term business plan
Making recommendations on capital equipment and suggest areas of improvement based on daily practice
Responsible for the stock management and procurement farm inputs e.g. chemicals, fertilisers and small equipment
In conjunction with the General Manager, assist with the recruitment, development, performance management and termination of staff
Managing daily staff issues and delegating responsibility, supervising the execution of the work and suggesting corrections where necessary
To be the first point of contact in managing daily staff issues providing clear instructions to ensure tasks are executed on time and correctly
Ensuring the employees under your control are properly inducted, and provided with information, instruction and training to effectively and safely carry out their tasks
Maintaining records on the activities performed such as: dates of sowing, pest and disease and spraying diary.
Supervising field rotations and planning sowing, planting and harvesting programmes
Regularly inspect each crop to evaluate and report on growth, health and development of the crop and provide weekly production reports to the General manager
Identification of diseases, pests and weeds in the crops and take appropriate action.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: USD 5000 p/month plus benefits

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture or Farm Management or greater is preferred<br> 5 years plus experience in farm management and growing operations<br> Chem-Cert, Forklift Licence would be beneficial<br> Valid passport<br>
Key Skills
Experience in management of intensive horticulture production under irrigation
Sound knowledge of Agronomy, preferably with some experience in plant nutrition, pest and weed control
Demonstrated hands on experience in leadership and day to day supervision of a small team
Familiarity with quality assurance and HACCP
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.

Additional Requirements

Australia
Horticulture
agronomy
farm manager
09Apr
Bulawayo,Zimbabwe

Our client an FMCG company is looking for an experienced CEO to manage and oversee their operations.Read More

Management of:
Poultry Breeders
Poultry Layers
Hatchery producing 200 000 chicks a week
Vegetables 60 hectares
Workshop
Budgeting and maintaining accurate financial records

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $1000 - $2000

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Any agricultural qualifications would be beneficial.
Key Skills
Recruiting, training and supervising workers
Passionate for excellence in all work fronts as an individual and expectations for staff
Skilled in any of the farming operations mentioned and able to learn the others

Additional Requirements

CEO
agriculture
poultry
management