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16May

Our client, a provider of complete solution to crop health through the provision of fungicides, herbicides and insecticides, with highly experienced staff is looking for a SNR Irrigation Sales Manager to join their team
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• Able to understand, design and develop irrigation systems that will produce the best results for the area.
• Should be able to bring in sales following department’s set targets.
• Managing irrigation projects during installation and supervising all irrigation technicians.
• Auditing irrigation system installations and following up on sales.
• Identifying potential clients and establishing relationships.
• Have to keep the records of the designs of all farmers in the concerned area perfectly and with transparency

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
• The candidate should have a degree in Agriculture Engineering/Civil engineering with minimum of 5yrs work experience OR diploma with a minimum of 8yrs appropriate work experience in the irrigation industry.<br> • Knowledge of appropriate irrigation design software.<br> • Member of Engineering Institute of Zambia<br>
Key Skills
• Should have the basic knowledge of water requirements for agricultural crops and needs
• should be able to speak, understand and write English
• Should have good interpersonal skills and able to analyze the problems.
• Should be open to work in rural areas as it is the work related to the rural development.

Additional Requirements

sales
27Apr
Mazabuka, Zambia

Our Client is a mixed farm that grows various agri crops is looking for a Farm Manager to join their team
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Planning and programming of works relating to the planting through harvesting of Potatoes, Maize wheat, soya, sugar beans and other row crops.
Experience in the super food and organic industry will be beneficial.
Horticultural experience is required with relevant experience with vegetables.
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 Silos, 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 postharvest loss prevention.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agric. Diploma/Degree and/or extensive practical farming experience (10 yrs).Within 6 months: Company Policies and Procedures. Farm budgetary controls<br>
Key Skills
Agricultural Operations.
Farm Equipment Management and Maintenance.
Administration and Records
Communication
Personnel: Development, Relationships and Welfare.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Farming
27Apr
Mazabuka, Zambia

Our client is looking for a Cattle Manager to manage a heard on their farm in Mazabuka
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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: Negotiable

Required Skills

4 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

Ranch
Farm
Management
26Apr

Our Client is a mixed farm that grows Soya Beans, Seed Maize, Wheat and various agri crops and is looking for a Farm Manager to join their team
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Planning and programming of works relating to the planting through harvesting of Potatoes, Maize wheat, soya, sugar beans and other row crops.
Experience in the super food and organic industry will be beneficial.
Horticultural experience is required with relevant experience with vegetables.
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 Silos, 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 postharvest loss prevention.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $3000 Neg

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agric. Diploma/Degree and/or extensive practical farming experience (10 yrs).Within 6 months: Company Policies and Procedures. Farm budgetary controls<br>
Key Skills
Agricultural Operations.
Farm Equipment Management and Maintenance.
Administration and Records
Communication
Personnel: Development, Relationships and Welfare.

Additional Requirements

#farming
#wheat
#maize
#rhodesgrass
26Apr
Cape Town, South Africa

Our Client is looking for a Business Analyst to join their team based in Cape Town, South AfricaRead More

Source and manage knowledge bases that allow for strategic direction and long term planning
Provide strategic direction in relation to markets, customers, competitors, regions, countries that should be targeted
Provide strategic direction and input into the next 3-5 years.
Provide strategic direction in relation to the attainment of growth within existing and new markets and or customers and ensure that the business delivers on this strategy
Budgeting and forecasting
Provide insight that assists in rapid decision making
Financial modelling delivered in order to support profitable revenue growth management across regions
Pricing consultation in order to maximise success across tenders and business opportunities
Input and finalization of the business plan and annual budgets with Operations Executive.
Monitor all expenditure within the division
Preparation of the monthly management report packs and sales and marketing reports
Monitor and evaluate progress across key projects
Provide direction to teams and clients to achieve results.
Ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, and with the required design
Utilize the Company’s information platforms to consolidate and manage master data
Centralise best in class reporting across countries to ensure singular version of the truth
Operation reporting that ensures singular version of the truth in each of the key areas of
o Financial Performance
o Operational Excellence
o Cost Saving Optimisation
o Fleet Mix and Fleet Management
o Estate workshop efficiencies
o Health and Safety
Gap identification and Insight Delivery
Build trust and support through regional engagement forums
Maximise multiple technologies for data input
Drive the brand into the market and maintain presence
Ensure that corporate brand identity is protected.
Effective PR and communications into the market
Drive all internal and external marketing campaigns
Ensure and maintain ongoing operational relationships with internal and external customers
Seek ways to add value to customers supply chains
Liaise with operations and support service levels
Pro-actively respond to customer needs
Understand customers business requirements
Conduct various CI initiatives

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable based on experience

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Tertiary qualification in Business / Business Science / Data Science/ Agric Eng<br>
Key Skills
Strong analytics experience/ Senior analytics position for 5-8 years.
Solid working knowledge of budgeting, sales, business development, Marketing and strategic planning
Operational Experience in Agriculture an advantage
Advanced Excel Skills and software development experience
Experienced in working with senior decision makers
Strong communication skills

Additional Requirements

19Apr
Mumbwa, Zambia

Our client is looking for an Irrigation Supervisor to join their team
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Inspecting and loading equipment for the day’s work.
Driving to the client’s location.
Testing the soil and vegetation to determine irrigation needs.
Mapping out areas for irrigation installation.
Digging trenches and installing pipes and lines.
Installing pumps and electrical timers.
Testing the irrigation system with the aid of computer software.
Conducting routine maintenance checks.
Troubleshooting and replacing faulty parts.
Completing progress reports and associated paperwork.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

4 Years of Experience
Qualifications
High school diploma or GED.<br> Proven work experience as an Irrigation Technician.<br> Knowledge of irrigation and electrical timer systems.<br> agricultural background and have experience in centre pivots, submersible pump installations and star delta electrical panels. <br> should be strong on labour control and management, with some administrative capacity.<br>
Key Skills
Good communication skills.
Knowledge of plumbing is preferable.
Ability to work outside in all weather conditions.
Ability to stand for long periods and lift heavy objects.
Knowledge of soil, vegetation, and climate.

Additional Requirements

Our client is looking for a knowledgeable Broiler Farm Manager to manage a broiler farm in Tanzania
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Ensuring all aspects of running the farm are met
Maintaining safe working practices
Managing and motivating a team
Ensuring welfare of livestock
Ventilation management
Feed management
Vaccinations
Production performance
Record keeping

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Qualification in Poultry Production or similar<br> Have an excellent understanding of bird welfare.<br> Current or previous experience working within the poultry industry.<br> should have experience in Broiler farm Management<br>
Key Skills
Effective people management skills
Ability to carry out manual duties
Good communication skills
Proficient computer skills
Good educational level in poultry production or similar would be desirable.

Additional Requirements

Poultry
Tanzania
11Apr
Mumbwa, Zambia

Our client is looking for a compliance officer to join their team in Mumbwa.
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Maintenance of the HACCP System
• Representing the role and responsibilities of a Food Safety Team Leader
• Ensuring fortnightly meetings are held with the HACCP Team in accordance to the company’s HACCP System
• Pursuing compliance throughout – Bringing any non-compliance and deviation to the attentions of senior management in writing.
• Any areas to be addressed to be bought to the attention to the Managing Director.
• Maintain documentation and record keeping, incl. procedures, methods, specifications, and PRPs
• Implement necessary trainings in food safety and related trainings.
• Ensure sanitation standards and food safety regulation standards are always adhered to.
• Demonstrate Quality control in a manufacturing environment.
• Lead development and implementation of the annual certification work plan.
2. Organic certification
• Own and manage the organic compliance component of the business.
• Ensuring fortnightly meetings are held with the Organic Team, incl. organic field officer, organic inspectors.
• Execute operational plans for Certification consistent with the organizational Strategic Plan.
• Drive all processes required in collaboration with the company to ensure full compliance with organic status and requirements.
• Ensure all documentation and administrative requirements are met to meet the expectations of auditors and compliancy, on the company’s side as well as the organic farmer’s side.
• Review and evaluate Organic Systems Plans (new and updates), Inspection Reports/audit reports and mitigation reports.
• Monitor all compliancy to standards (incl. EOS, NOP,) in an effort to determine full compliance to the regulation.
• Review and evaluate all post-inspection documentation and/or changes submitted by the auditors.
• Ensure all regulatory certification requirements are adhered to.
• Lead development and implementation of the annual certification work plan.
• Stay informed on policies and issues, including trade, that impact organic certification.
• Uphold the highest standards of organic integrity.
• Supports growth of Food Safety programs the organic producers
3. Quality Control • Manage the quality of various product and grains produced by the company
• Establish sampling procedures, incl. the correct taking of representative samples, their on-farm storage and/or dispatch to the company and international clients
• Understand customer expectations of and needs from a product.
• Monitoring Maximum Residual Levels of all products for compliancy within the export markets, incl. EU.
• Manage all the testing through various laboratories and ensure the meticulous control of all analysis.
• Conduct effective reports daily, weekly, monthly.
• Supervise staff and monitoring production standards
• Report daily to senior management on quality control and compliancy issues.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
HACCP Training required or expected within one year.<br> Experience with quality auditing or regulatory compliance auditing beneficial.<br> B.A. degree or higher in agriculture, food technology or related field or equivalent work experience.<br> Minimum 2 years’ experience in organic/HACCP certification oversight, team management and leadership, and program management and strong understanding of national regulatory processes and organic certification programs<br> Comprehensive understanding of accreditation and reporting requirements with respect to organic certification<br> Comprehensive understanding of accreditation and reporting requirements with respect to HACCP certification<br> Highly Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel.<br> One or more years’ experience in professional quality assurance/food processing in a manufacturing environment.<br> Education, training, or work experience in sustainable agriculture/organic processing preferred.<b
Key Skills
Strong Team Player
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Collaborative leadership orientation
Legal status to work in Zambia

Additional Requirements

compliance
agriculture

International opportunity for youngsters to gain farming experience – Tanzania
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We are on the lookout for strong, energetic and trustworthy youngsters who would like to gain farming experience abroad.
The opportunity is a seasonal contract.
This opportunity is perfect for young candidates who grew up on a farm, or who would like the opportunity to gain valuable experience operating state of the art equipment.
Sprayers; Combines; Tractors; Planters

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

0 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Requirements:<br> Valid passport<br> Previous farming experience, advantageous<br> Previous experience operating farming equipment, advantageous.<br>
Key Skills
Energetic
Fast learner
Physically healthy

Additional Requirements

Equipment
Agriculture
Tanzania
05Apr
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is now looking for a Livestock Manager to join them and to be based outside of Harare.
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To cover all aspects of livestock management

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agriculture degree or diploma is required <br>
Key Skills
Must have animal production/livestock experience at a managerial level

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Outside of Harare
Animal Production
Management
01Apr

Our client is looking for an Irrigation Engineer to join their team
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The role will take responsibilities for designing a range of irrigation solutions.
Recommends, install and maintain irrigation technologies correctly in order to save a significant percentage of irrigation water and nutrients consumption.
Managing sales and marketing of irrigation systems
Maintaining and developing contacts with the suppliers from all over the world.
Maintaining appropriate stock levels.
Developing the company's business in this area, through direct contacts with existing and potential customers.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agricultural Engineering <br> A clean class 4 drivers license <br>
Key Skills
2 - 5 years post graduate experience in irrigation drainage design work,
Expertise in drip irrigation will be a distinct advantage,
Ability to read and interpret user manuals correctly
Able to communicate effectively with both colleagues and consultants,
Competent in Ms Office including Word, Excel, Power-point,

Additional Requirements

Irrigation
Communication
Team Player
Management
Agriculture
22Mar

We are looking for an experienced Irrigation Engineer to join our renowned agricultural client.
Accommodation and attractive salary on offer.
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Your experience will come into play whilst planning, designing and managing the construction of large irrigation projects to distribute water to agricultural lands.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

7 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in civil/agricultural/irrigation engineering or related courses. Postgraduate degree is an added advantage.<br>
Key Skills
7 years of experience in the field of irrigation engineering.
Wide experience in the study, design and implementation of irrigation infrastructure development projects.
She/he should be conversant with the principles and working methods of project cycle management

Additional Requirements

Senior Irrigation Engineer
Agriculture
21Mar
Outside Lusaka, Zambia

Our Client is a mixed farm that grows Soya Beans, Seed Maize, Wheat and various agri crops for both local and overseas market and is looking for a Farm Manager to join their team
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Planning and programming of works relating to the planting through harvesting of Potatoes, Maize wheat, soya, sugar beans and other row crops.
Experience in the super food and organic industry will be beneficial.
Horticultural experience is required with relevant experience with vegetables.
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 Silos, 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 postharvest loss prevention.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $3000 Neg

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agric. Diploma/Degree and/or extensive practical farming experience (10 yrs).Within 6 months: Company Policies and Procedures. Farm budgetary controls<br>
Key Skills
Agricultural Operations.
Farm Equipment Management and Maintenance.
Administration and Records
Communication
Personnel: Development, Relationships and Welfare.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
soya
maize
silo
wheat
09Mar
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for an experienced Sales Agronomist to join their team based in Harare.
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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 a distinct advantage
Key Skills
Excellent Communicator and ability to deal with people at all levels
Team leader
Ability to sell
Energetic

Additional Requirements

Agronomy
Sales
Agriculture

Our Client is looking for a Farm Operations Supervisor to join their team based in Senegal.
Please Note: This position is remote and candidates must be happy with living and working in a remote area.Read More

Duties to include:
Overseeing daily running of the farm
Workshop stock control system ( WASP ) and ordering
GPS and laser land levelling
Developing Teams
Ensure operations/harvest activities are timely and cost effective
Plan and establish work activities to meet farm operation expectations/sales needs
Track and report farm performance

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum of five years farm operations or supervisory experience<br> Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, or equivalent a distinct advantage <br> Technically minded and up to speed with technology <br>
Key Skills
Strong character and be able to work with periods of no interaction with the major cities or towns.
Team player
Tolerance and maturity
Strong focus on mechanics and computing
Attention to detail
good communication skills
Ability to lead and develop people with an emphasis on Health and Safety , the latest machinery and technology advances as well as good communication skills.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Farming
Operations
Fresh Produce / Horticulture
25Feb
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a General Manager to manage their team.Read More

Plan finances and production to maintain farm progress against budget parameters
Buy supplies, such as fertiliser and seeds
Arrange the maintenance and repair of farm buildings, machinery and equipment
Plan activities for trainee staff, mentoring and monitoring them
Maintain and monitor the quality of yield
Understand the implications of the weather and make contingency plans
Make sure products are ready for deadlines
Ensure that farm activities comply with government regulations
Maintain knowledge of pests and diseases
Apply health and safety standards across the farm estate
Protect the environment and maintaining biodiversity
Keep financial records up to date

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A Diploma/Degree in Agriculture, Agriculture Economics, Agribusiness Management, Horticulture from reputable college or university.<br>
Key Skills
Organisational and time-management skills
The ability to work under pressure
Supervisory skills and management ability
Self-motivation, with the ability to motivate others
Larger-scale business awareness
Negotiation skills
Genuine commitment to farming
IT skills

Additional Requirements

Roses
flowers
management
export
general manager

Our client in Uganda is looking for an Agroforestry Specialist to join their team
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The Agroforestry Specialist will be responsible for coordinating, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of agro-forestry related interventions for the project
The agroforestry specialist will ensure planning and planting of crops and trees that work well together in a natural environment
Advise and train project stakeholders on best practices when it comes to crop mixture for agroforestry systems
Report on monthly, quarterly and annual agroforestry work plans and activity budgets
Supervise preparation of both the nursery beds and the final growing beds
Ensure that tree seedlings are sorted and low quality seedlings are discarded according to standard charts
Prepare and track budgets for operations
Assist the project team in land use planning related activities
Implement field activities related to the coordination, training and monitoring of sustainable agro-forestry approaches and agricultural practices and climate smart adaptations
Supervise transplanting of the tree seedlings and ensuring use of proper seedling handling techniques
Provide direct technical input through the design and delivery of training and other activities relevant to agroforestry activities, including on-going support/ mentoring of members of the project team and other stakeholders
Take charge of soil preparation, planting and maintenance operations
Perform other duties as assigned by management from time to time

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in agriculture, agroforestry, forestry or relevant field of study<br> At least 5 years of experience and proven hands-on track record in the fields of agricultural/agroforestry practices or forestry<br> Experience and knowledge on climate change<br> Fluency in written and spoken English<br>
Key Skills
Strong team player and ability to work with diverse individuals
Well organized; able to meet deadline, multitasking person
Ability to manage a high workload and work under pressure
Basic computer and administrative skills including budgeting, financial administration and reporting
Resilient person able to withstand difficult conditions
Self-starter and passionate about agroforestry

Additional Requirements

Forestry
Climate
Team player
Organized

Our client in Uganda is looking for a Project Manager to join their team
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The Project Manager will have the overall responsibility for the successful implementation of the project within the approved framework of authority
The project manager will be in charge of planning for project resources, preparation of budgets and monitoring project status
The project manager must ensure resilience aspects in terms of dealing with a vast amount of raw land
Forecast resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner
Prepare budgets and track project costs based on scope of work and resource requirements
Prepare status reports on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress
Coordinate vendors and suppliers by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables for flawless execution
Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution
Develop a detailed project plan in order to track progress specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals and make adjustments as needed
Ensure resource availability and allocation
Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Delegate project tasks based on junior staff members' individual strengths, skills and experience levels
Work closely with your team members to ensure proper execution of plans and make certain that project requirements, deadlines, and schedules are on track
Perform other related duties as assigned by management from time to time

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in Business Management or appropriate field of study<br> At least 2 years of proven experience in project management<br> Fluency in English is required<br> Prior Budget management experience<br> Experience in managing construction projects is desirable<br>
Key Skills
Managerial – Managerial skills with strong project management acumen; prior experience with financial responsibility
Commitment – Committed to company core values
Planning and Organizing - Ability to plan work assignments alongside competing demands and work under pressure of frequent and tight deadlines with minimal supervision
Communications/Negotiation - Excellent communication (written and verbal) skills, with the capability to articulate the project’s strategic goals into sound operating plans to stakeholders and effectively motivate employees
Resilient - able to withstand difficult conditions
Teamwork – Ability to lead and support teams
Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking

Additional Requirements

Project Management
Multitask
Teamwork
Attention to detail
Organized
22Feb

Our client based in Uganda is now looking for an experienced Poultry Manager to join their team.
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Responsibilities will include but not limited to:
• Monitor and manage the entire Breeder Farm. This includes ensuring proper feeding and drinking, taking care of the flock health, instituting timely medication, monitoring vaccination of all flocks, monitoring body weights and uniformity of the birds and maintaining proper bio-security at the farm.
• Provide technical knowledge on management of broiler parent stock, disease control, programming for vaccination, implementing controls and provide technical knowledge on health management of poultry.
• To regularly monitor the flock’s performance through proper feed adjustment, routine health inspection and diagnosis, regular checks on the males to ensure good fertility of the eggs produced (male to female ratio must always be maintained).
Supervise, train and work closely with team members to ensure execution of work in an efficient and effective manner.
• Monitor the performance of flocks via the hatchery by way of weekly blood ring test and unhatched egg breakout analysis.
• Arrange for purchases of equipment and supplies such as spares, vaccines and drugs for the farm and hatchery.
• Ensure that company guidelines and production standards are followed.
• Scheduling the birds in existing farms or establish new farms based on needs.
• Ensure farm records are in place and up to date.
• Management and hygiene of both the environment and staff.
• Prepare houses for the new flocks in time and always be present when receiving birds to be sure of the numbers received and maintained records.
• Prepare weekly/monthly written reports at the end of each period.
• Ensure all houses are locked at the close of the day.
• Any other duties assigned by management from time to time.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Poultry Husbandry/ Veterinary Medicine from a recognized and accredited post-secondary institution or any equivalent combination of training and experience.<br> At least 5 years of proven hands on experience.<br> Experience in managing a closed system breeder farm is desirable.<br> Fluency in English is required<br>
Key Skills
• Ability to work cooperatively with other trades.
• Team building skills.
• Decision making skills.
• Effective verbal, presentation and listening communication skills.
• Effective written communication skills.
• Stress management skills.
• Time management skills.
The incumbent must demonstrate the following personal attributes:
• Strict confidentiality in performing the duties of the Poultry Manager.
• Be honest and trustworthy.
• Be respectful.
• Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity.
• Be flexible.
• Demonstrate sound work ethics.

Additional Requirements

Poultry
Management
Breeder Farm
17Feb

Our client is looking for a Senior Sales agronomist to join their team
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Supervising, training and carrying out soil, leaf, water, fertilizer and other sample preparations, in the laboratory
- Implementation of ISO 17025 standards and adherence to internal and external quality control
- Implementation and continuous improvement of the laboratory quality manual
- Administration of the laboratory including management of: stock, suppliers, clients,
Supporting and promote field trials for new fertilizers with Client, local Universities and other organizations.
Customer relationship establishment / management.
Technical selling understanding to growers and distributors.
Managing, maintaining, and growing the base business in the assigned regional geography.
Must possess a strong understanding of sound agronomic practices in a multitude of row, vegetable, and other crops.
Mentoring/managing grower and distributor relationships supporting and growing product demand at both levels for products.
Providing technical support to end use customers on the use of fertilizers.
Writing and publishing papers in peer review and general journals.
Knowing and understanding the financial expectations of the sales budget.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
MSc (or higher) degree in Agronomy, Weed Science, or related field <br> a minimum of 3 years of commercial and / or technical experience with a local or international company involved with fertilizers or seeds <br> BS degree in Agronomy, Weed Science, or related field <br> A minimum of 7 years of commercial and / or technical experience with a local or international company involved with fertilizers or seeds<br> .Coursework in Plant Science, Soil Science, Plant Health and Plant Nutrition strongly preferred.<br> MSc in chemistry, soil science, agronomy or any related field<br> - Minimum ten years of experience in a routine agricultural or food laboratory<br> - Minimum ten years experience in a senior laboratory management position<br>
Key Skills
an experienced agronomist who knows Zambia well
this role is going to be very customer orientated so someone with a good wide network
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Proficient with Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook.
Excellent decision making and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated ability to contribute in a team setting while being an effective self-starter able to manage daily activities to achieve long term goals.
Ability to manage personal goals and corporate objectives while keeping a customer-centric focus.

Additional Requirements

sales
agri
01Feb
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client in the agriculture industry is looking for a Farm Operations Manager to join their teamRead More

Leading a team of workers, delegating work, and supervising their working
Ensuring compliance with legal processes and documentation of inbound and outbound goods
Maintaining Occupational Safety and Health Standards
Inspecting and maintain the quality and standards of goods and supplies
Responsible for recruiting staff and organizing on the job training
Making evaluation reports and budget plans for the farms
Negotiating and coordinating with vendors, suppliers and transporters

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

6 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Any relevant qualification in agriculture <br>
Key Skills
Communication skills
String Negotiation skills
Hardworking
Knowledge of the farming industry
Ability to delegate
Hardworking, willing to work out of normal hours, public holidays etc. when necessary

Additional Requirements

Farm
Operations
Management
Maize
dairy
24Jan
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

We are looking for an experienced Horticulture Manager with a passion for flowers.
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You will be responsible for building and motivating a large team.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Competitive

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Horticultural Degree or higher diploma from reputable institution<br> 5 Years’ experience in a Horticultural management roll <br>
Key Skills
Able to build, lead and motivate a large team, good communicator.
Computer literate in all usual business applications (email/excel/word/ppoint/etc and able to learn new apps quickly)

Additional Requirements

Horticulture
Flowers
17Dec
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for an experienced Sales Agronomist to join their team based in Harare.
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Duties to include:
The role will also involve analysis of soil results and farmer recommendations, as well as travel to farms, attending field days and marketing events, so there will be a significant amount of travel.
Researching and promoting agricultural strategies to counter the effects of changes in soil, climate, weather, and pest damage.
Visiting fields to collect seed, plant, and soil samples.
Testing samples for nutritional deficiencies, diseases, or other changes.
Assisting with the plant sourcing, testing, and selection.
Keeping detailed records regarding fields, customers, crops, and samples.
Generating reports and presenting findings to management, clients, or other interested parties.
Conducting training on products and techniques through educational presentations.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A minimum of 3 years experience in the same role<br> Agronomy / Agricultural Related Degree <br> Previous experience with Agro chemicals a distinct advantage.<br>
Key Skills
Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
Ability to work outside for extended periods

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Agro Chemicals
Research
Farming

Our Client is looking for an experienced Agronomist to join their team based in Tanzania.
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Duties to include:
The role will also involve analysis of soil results and farmer recommendations, as well as travel to farms, attending field days and marketing events, so there will be a significant amount of travel.
Researching and promoting agricultural strategies to counter the effects of changes in soil, climate, weather, and pest damage.
Visiting fields to collect seed, plant, and soil samples.
Testing samples for nutritional deficiencies, diseases, or other changes.
Assisting with the plant sourcing, testing, and selection.
Keeping detailed records regarding fields, customers, crops, and samples.
Generating reports and presenting findings to management, clients, or other interested parties.
Conducting training on products and techniques through educational presentations.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A minimum of 3 years experience in the same role<br> Agronomy / Agricultural Related Degree <br> Previous experience with Agro chemicals a distinct advantage.<br>
Key Skills
Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
Ability to work outside for extended periods

Additional Requirements

Agro Chemicals
Agriculture
Farming
Research

Our Client is looking for an experienced Sales Agronomist to join their team.
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Duties to include:
The role will also involve analysis of soil results and farmer recommendations, as well as travel to farms, attending field days and marketing events, so there will be a significant amount of travel.
Researching and promoting agricultural strategies to counter the effects of changes in soil, climate, weather, and pest damage.
Visiting fields to collect seed, plant, and soil samples.
Testing samples for nutritional deficiencies, diseases, or other changes.
Assisting with the plant sourcing, testing, and selection.
Keeping detailed records regarding fields, customers, crops, and samples.
Generating reports and presenting findings to management, clients, or other interested parties.
Conducting training on products and techniques through educational presentations.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A minimum of 3 years experience in the same role<br> Agronomy / Agricultural Related Degree <br> Previous experience with Agro chemicals a distinct advantage.<br>
Key Skills
Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
Ability to work outside for extended periods

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Farming
Research
Agro Chemicals

Our Client is looking for an experienced Sales Agronomist to join their team.
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Duties to include:
The role will also involve analysis of soil results and farmer recommendations, as well as travel to farms, attending field days and marketing events, so there will be a significant amount of travel.
Researching and promoting agricultural strategies to counter the effects of changes in soil, climate, weather, and pest damage.
Visiting fields to collect seed, plant, and soil samples.
Testing samples for nutritional deficiencies, diseases, or other changes.
Assisting with the plant sourcing, testing, and selection.
Keeping detailed records regarding fields, customers, crops, and samples.
Generating reports and presenting findings to management, clients, or other interested parties.
Conducting training on products and techniques through educational presentations.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A minimum of 3 years experience in the same role<br> Agronomy / Agricultural Related Degree <br> Previous experience with Agro chemicals a distinct advantage.<br>
Key Skills
Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
Ability to work outside for extended periods

Additional Requirements

Farming
Sales
Agriculture
Agro Chemicals
03Dec
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

We are on the lookout for an experienced lucerne farmer to join our client.
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It will be your responsibility to oversee all farming operations and ensure a healthy crop.
Supervision of staff
Land Preparation
Irrigation, Fertilizing, etc
All logistics associated with farm activities
Budgets and finance
Overseeing and management of farm workers

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Diploma or Degree in Agriculture/Horticulture.<br>
Key Skills
Experience growing lucerne
Pivot irrigation experience

Additional Requirements

Lucerne
Pivot Irrigation
Farmer
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
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

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 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