Job - GENERAL MANAGER - FARM OPERATIONS - TROPICAL FRUIT - KENYA
GENERAL MANAGER - FARM OPERATIONS - TROPICAL FRUIT - KENYA
Agriculture / FMCG, Outside Nairobi, Kenya

This is an excellent position for a well experienced Farmer with specific tropical fruit experience to manage over 300 ha along with a large outgrower operation. This is a growing concern in the agri sector and would suit families as well as more mature candidates.

Position Published
21 Jan 2019
Position Updated
21 Jan 2019
Applications Invited
140 Applications
Talent Search
In Progress
Shortlist In Progress
9 Shortlisted
Interviews Pending
0 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
45% Complete
45%
21 Jan
22670
Applications Invited
Search In Progress
Shortlist In Progress
Interviews Pending
Job Offer Pending
140 Applications
9 Candidates Shortlisted
0 Candidates Interviewed
45% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Managing Director
Supervision Of
Operations Managers / Farm Managers / Accountants
Interacts With
All Departmental Heads / Transporters / Customers / Suppliers / Partners
Job Description
General Operations Management
Drive ongoing development and expansion
Global GAP implementation
Drive adoption of global best practices with local innovation and production targets
Budgets and forecasts / financial analysis / planning
Plan / develop capacity depth and skills at all levels through operations
Closely guard reputation and integrity of the business
Candidate Specification
Experience
8 years
Education Level
Diploma Level
Qualifications
Degree or Diploma in Horticulture / Agronomy / Agriculture
Software
MS Office
Equipment
PC
Knowledge Of
Local and International produce guidelines
Skills To
Improve yield and implement strong cost saving ideas
Ability To
lead an effective business turnaround.
Personality
Mature and committed
Organisation
Industry
Agriculture / FMCG
Culture
Fast moving
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 30 and 55 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Contract
Location
Outside Nairobi, Kenya
Remuneration
Negotiable
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