Job - GENERAL MANAGER - FARM OPERATIONS (HORTICULTURE)
GENERAL MANAGER - FARM OPERATIONS (HORTICULTURE)
Horticulture / Agriculture / FMCG, Mutare / Eastern Highlands, Zimbabwe

We have restructured this job specification according to new requirements from our client. A horticultural company with huge expansion plans is looking to appoint a General manager to oversee Farm Operations +-500 Hectares. The ideal candidate will have regional experience (outside of Zimbabwe) with export of horticultural produce and GLOBAL GAP expertise. Strong technical and leadership and managerial skills required. Applications are also welcome from candidates in the region.

Position Published
7 Jun 2018
Position Updated
7 Jun 2018
Applications Invited
106 Applications
Talent Search
In Progress
Shortlist Pending
8 Shortlisted
Interviews Pending
0 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
35% Complete
35%
7 Jun
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Applications Invited
Search In Progress
Shortlist Pending
Interviews Pending
Job Offer Pending
106 Applications
8 Candidates Shortlisted
0 Candidates Interviewed
35% 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+-500 Hectares
Drive ongoing development and expansion
Recruiting / leading / developing first class management team
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
5 years
Education Level
Diploma Level
Qualifications
Degree or Diploma in Horticulture / Agronomy / Agriculture
Software
MS Office, Basic Pastel
Equipment
PC
Knowledge Of
Fresh produce industry
Skills To
Manage and prioritise workload autonomously
Ability To
Lead and manage staff effectively
Personality
Confident / open team player
Other
Open to new knowledge acquisition and transfer
Organisation
Industry
Horticulture / Agriculture / FMCG
Culture
Fast moving
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 30 and 55 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Contract
Location
Mutare / Eastern Highlands, Zimbabwe
Remuneration
Negotiable
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