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Available Jobs Agriculture

Our Client is a Horticultural Exporter currently looking for a Seedling Nursery Manager to join their team.Read More

Manage and direct nursery staff to cultivate and harvest plants
Manage, supervise and direct nursery or greenhouse staff in executing their nursery functions
Supervise testing of soil condition for growing specific plants
Provide training to the nursery staff in nursery management issues
Develop innovative methods in growing plants
Protect nursery plants from diseases, weeds, insects and pests.
Manage purchases of plant nutrients, seeds and disease control chemicals.
Maintain and manage nursery care equipment in good condition.
Organize nursery shows, exhibitions and events.
Implement the best standards in nursery management issues.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Agricultural Related Degree or Diploma a distinct advantage
Key Skills
Ability to lead a team
Knowledge of trees and fruit trees a bonus, general horicultural experience is a must
Tobacco experience also favorable

Additional Requirements

Seedlings
Horticulture
01Apr

Our client is looking for a young, dynamic Agronomist with a degree in Agriculture or Agronomy and 3 to 5 years’ experience of marketing Agricultural Inputs.
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Are you young, dynamic, available to relocate (if applicable) and would like the opportunity to be part of an expanding Malawi Agri Inputs Company that will be offering modern crop solutions using technology and Bio-stimulants and Biological products! This position is based in Malawi but open to the right Candidate with the relevant qualifications and experience.
Duties to include but not limited.
Research new products and add value to expand the business
Providing agronomic advice
Preparation of plant nutrition marketing material
Data analysis
Sales & marketing

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: USD$3.5K Benefits

Required Skills

3-5 Years Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture or Agronomy <br> 3-5 years Sales and Marketing of Agricultural inputs experience <br> Strong background in soil science or plant nutrition <br>
Key Skills
3-5 years Sales and Marketing of Agricultural inputs experience
Experience using technology and Bio-stimulants and Biological products would be preferred
Strong background in soil science or plant nutrition

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Agronomist
Agronomy
Sales Agronomist
sales
01Apr

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

Duties include:
Learning line and staff functions, operations, management viewpoints and company policies and practices that affect each phase of business
Monitoring the performance progress with management and key trainers

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture
Key Skills
Organised, pragmatic, proactive, result-oriented, rigorous
Must be able to demonstrate team spirit
Must have strong communication and social skills
Ability to live in a remote environment

Additional Requirements

Agriculture

Our Client is a Global Organisation who is now looking for a Head of Agriculture to join their team based in Uganda.Read More

The role will Head up Agronomy, reporting the the Managing Director in country and the Regional Director.
It will cover the below aspects -
Agronomy Planning, Budgets and Reporting
Manage Stakeholders and Farmer Relationships
Control Agronomy Operations to include monitoring crop production and yields, logistics, forestry projects, etc
Customer Relationships and Safety, Health & Environment
Staff Management

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Expat Package

Required Skills

8 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture, Agronomy, Environment or Natural Resources
Key Skills
Must have 8 - 10 years experience in Agronomy and Tobacco
Must have worked as a senior management level.

Additional Requirements

Agronomy
Tobacco
Agriculture
Uganda
27Mar
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client, an expanding agricultural company, is now looking for an experienced Horticultural Farm Manager to be based outside of Harare.Read More

The role will take responsibility for the full management of the farming operation, which will oversee the planting, growing & reaping of the crops
Staff management, general maintenance of the farm and equipment

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Up to $4,000 gross p/m plus benefits

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must have a degree in Agriculture <br> Clean Class 4 Drivers License <br>
Key Skills
Minimum of 10 years' post qualification experience in a similar position
Must have a good understanding of Labor Laws
Experience in Quality Control, Packaging & Shipment procedures
Knowledge of Certification & International Standards
Good understanding of the use of Biological Pest Controls
Must be able to speak Shona
Must be able to work under pressure, have good interpersonal communication skills

Additional Requirements

Horticulture
Agriculture
Farm Management
Outside of Harare
18Mar

Our well established and International Agri-Business Client is looking for an experienced Senior Agronomist to join their team, based in Zimbabwe but there would be an element of Regional travel involved.
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Ensure accurate knowledge or reliable referrals to make recommendations to growers to achieve efficient crop production
Soil sample fields including multiple depth sampling, sampling by geo-reference and multiple site sampling in the event of changes in soil texture
Manage field trials, plant physiology and irrigation practices Scout customer fields for weed, insects, disease and nutrition issues
Ensure that application of seeding, fertility and pesticide occurs when weather conditions are optimal
Gather, compile, analyze and interpret test results and prepare progress reports
Analyze crop claim issues as necessary
Document field evaluation of seed, chemical, specialty products and fertilizers
Provide agronomic training for staff responsible for sales and marketing
Assist with agronomic budgeting and cost monitoring
Interact with suppliers, applicators and agronomy laboratories
Remain up to date on crop nutrition and protection technology

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

4 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Agronomy, Agriculture, or related field <br> Previous experience with fertilizers an advantage <br>
Key Skills
Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office and diagnostic scientific software.
Exceptional active listening and verbal and written communication skills.
Strong research, decision making, critical thinking, and problem solving skills.
Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
Sales and presentation skills are also a major plus.
Focused on developing and promoting better farming practices.
Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and analytical with excellent listening, communication, and problem solving skills.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Agronomist
Agronomy
Agri-Business
14Mar
Chiredzi,Zimbabwe

Our Client is establishing a new venture and are looking for an experienced Farm Manager to join their team who has experience of greenhouses.Read More

The role will take responsibility for growth aspects from initial construction of the Greenhouses which will cover 10 hectares, to planting, reaping, and also cloning of seeds, staff management, etc

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Negotiable p/month Accommodation

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Agriculture or Horticulture or related
Key Skills
Must have extensive greenhouse experience and should have covered a range of crops
Should have staff management experience

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Farming
Greenhouses
Out of Harare
Managerial
05Mar
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a Technical Sales Rep to join their team
Read More

This position will cover all aspects of sales and requires someone which a strong technical and irrigation background

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $800 - $1200 gross

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum of 3 years working experience (in Sales related department) <br> Civil / Irrigation Engineer or Technician <br> Drivers Licence is a must <br>
Key Skills
Ability to sell

Additional Requirements

Technical
Sales
Agriculture
Irrigation
27Feb
Harare,Zimbabwe

An advanced agricultural product and services business specialising in various precision farming solutions, services and specialised plant nutrition products is seeking to employ a Field Technician. The business operates throughout Southern Africa and selected international markets. The position is Read More

Supporting Agriculturists by collecting various agri-samples (soil, leaves, water etc). and duties include

Collect soil, water, leave, petiole etc samples from various farms as per schedule.
Complete necessary paperwork for every sample collected by accurately capturing data on the relevant forms.
Forward paperwork and samples to the relevant lab and person.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $3000 - $4000 gross

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Biochemistry or related <br> Prior sample collecting experience <br> Willing to travel extensively <br>
Key Skills
Bilingual (English, any foreign language will be beneficial)
Attention to detail
Flexibility
Ability to work on your own and meet deadlines
Self-motivated
Organised
Experience with agriculture will be advantageous.

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Biochemistry
Admin
Sample Collection
15Feb
Marondera,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a Dairy Farm Manager to join their team
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Duties:
Supervise employees in charge of dairy production and oversee daily operations.
Record information, such as production, farm management practices, and parent stock, and prepares financial and operational reports.
Plan, develop and implement policies
Monitor the breeding and rearing of livestock

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $1500 gross per month

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must have minimum qualification of a Diploma in Agricultural Studies, specialization in Livestock would be an added bonus<br> Must have at least 3 years experience <br>
Key Skills
Must have some computer literacy; Microsoft excel, word and outlook.
Knowledge of animal husbandry
Must have traceable references.
Good English communication skills, verbal and written.
Must be able to handle work stress and pressure well

Additional Requirements

Farm
Manager
Dairy

Our Client is looking for a young, dynamic assistant Farm Manager with experience in horticulture to join their Team based in Zambia (Outside of Lusaka).Read More

The ideal Zambian Candidate should be energetic, willing to learn and take instructions and directions with a positive result. Computer skills (especially excel) are required however this position involves majority of time spend in the fields (no matter the weather). Remuneration is flexible and TBC for successful Candidates. This position does not include accommodation Duties to include:
Direct and coordinate worker activities, such as planting, irrigation, chemical application, harvesting, grading, payroll, and record-keeping.
Coordinates growing activities with those of engineering, equipment maintenance, packing houses, and other related departments.
Record information, such as production, farm management practices, and parent stock, and prepares financial and operational reports.
Procurement of machinery, equipment, and supplies, such as tractors, seed, fertilizer, and chemicals.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Computer Literate <br> Proficient in excel <br> Agricultural Related Degree a distinct advantage <br>
Key Skills
Results Driven
Ability to take direction
Motivated
Energetic
Willing to learn
Honest

Additional Requirements

Farm Manager
Horticulture
Agriculture
Farming
Assistant Farm Manager
12Feb
International

Our International Client is looking for a knowledgeable, experienced and thorough Agronomist with experience in growing Cigar leaf and prior agronomy experience in a developing Country to join their Team in Cameroon, offering a very attractive package.
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The Successful Candidate will supervise leaf cultivation, harvesting, curing, fermentation, sortation and packing.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Qualifications include <br> At least 5 years prior agronomy expertise in a developing country <br> French and English language proficiency. <br> Bachelor’s degree in Agronomy, Agriculture, or related field <br>
Key Skills
Analytical with excellent communication and problem solving skills
Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office and diagnostic scientific software
Strong research, decision making and critical thinking
Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments
Generating reports and presenting findings to management, clients, or other interested parties
Self Motivated
Detail-oriented

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Tobacco
Agronomist
Tobacco Growing
Ex Pat position
04Jan
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for an agronomist to join their Team.Read More

Makes frequent farm visits to assist farmers with technical agronomic advice;
Monitors inputs disbursement to farmers;
Maintain detailed notes related to crops produced
Drive change through the continuous improvement process and constantly assess what's working well and what's not, making changes as needed
Monitors data capturing and filing of all contract documents;
Monitors farm cash flows and progress on the farm.
Makes quotations and ordering of fertilisers and chemicals
Evaluates farmers productivity
Makes farmers trainings and development support
Engages with suppliers of chemicals and fertilisers on farmer training and development
Sets yield and quality standards for the contract scheme

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $1000 gross per month

Required Skills

1 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Class 3 drivers license <br> Relevant degree or diploma in Agriculture <br>
Key Skills
Excellent computer skills
Proven ability to effectively communicate verbally & written
Self-motivation, willingness to learn and good work ethic
Good diagnostic and decision making skills

Additional Requirements

Agriculture
Class 3
Agronomy
Management
Growing
18Jul

Our Client is looking for an experienced Technical Manager to join their team.
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Responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of all technical items on the farm.
In order to carry out these responsibilities the Technical Manager would be required to implement a tabulated and recorded system to ensure the regular servicing and check-up of all machinery, vehicles and equipment.
WORKSHOP: All vehicles, machinery and equipment will be centrally managed out of central workshops. The workshop will be in a neat and organized, tools and equipment will be maintained at the highest level possible.
IRRIGATION: The Technical Manager will be responsible for all irrigation maintenance and good service records should be maintained.
FACTORY: Ensure maintenance in the factory is completed in a timely and efficient manner.
ELECTRICAL: The Technical Manager will be responsible for the maintenance of all electrical components within the company.
LOGISTICS: The Technical Manager will be responsible for keeping the farms supplied with necessary machinery in a timely fashion
CONTRACT ARTISANS: The Technical Manager will be responsible for the supervision of contract artisans including builders, plumbers, carpenters, etc.
Preparation of Technical Reports.
Maintain Financial Control and adhere to budgets.
Provide a technical report of the previous month. These reports will include work completed and work in progress with estimated completion dates.
Initiate purchasing procedure for required spares/consumables, and follow-up.
Ensure a minimum stock level of spares and avoid unnecessary purchasing.
Maintain and improve on systems designed to reduce wastage and theft.
Create and follow an audit calendar and inventory schedule.
Constant check where internal process could be improved.
Responsible for the safety and welfare of all personnel employed within all technical departments.
Ensure that the working environments are, at least, to the minimum standards as set down in Tanzania Labour Law.
Ensure that all necessary protective clothing is provided to all employees taking into consideration the dangers relative to their work.
Ensure regular training in health and safety procedures.
Ensure that some of your employees are trained on fire extinguisher operation and at least at any one shift there is a trained person to handle fire accidents.
Ensure that some employees are trained on first aid and available on all shifts to confront possible delivery of first aid services.
CERTIFICATION
To ensure that all staff within the technical department are aware of the UTZ certification standard and to maintain all records to acceptable standards.
Ensure that all sprayers are operationally safe and are calibrated as per UTZ requirements.

  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: $36 000 per annum

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Education: Degree/Diploma as an Engineer (or similar) Work Experience: at least 5 years work experiences in a workshop and 2-3 years’ experiences in leading a team. Experiences with agriculture/ farm operations preferred.
Key Skills
Motivated, result orientated, takes initiative, highly self-motivated and eager to work
Good technical understanding and experiences (vehicles, tractors, water pumps, factory machines, power generators, electricity, solar and plumbing)
Good communication skills
Being a hands-on person with inter-personal skills and acting as part of the team
Display high levels of responsibility and accountability
Strong planning and organizational skills in a hectic environment
Ability to work well under pressure
Decision making skills
Administration and computer skills (Microsoft-Office Products)
Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with subordinates, co-workers, Managers, suppliers and general public
Be a qualified holder of a valid and clean driving license (cars and motorbikes)
English skills – both written and spoken, and Swahili an advantage.

Additional Requirements