Job - GENERAL MANAGER - AGRI PRODUCTION AND FMCG
GENERAL MANAGER - AGRI PRODUCTION AND FMCG
Agriculture / Milling / Cattle , Lubumbashi, Katanga , Congo (Kinshasa)

Well established and expanding agri estate in the DRC requires an all round GM to manage all aspects of the business - cropping, milling, distribution etc. Attractive nett expatriate package on offer to include 30 days leave per annum. As GM you will hold ultimate responsibility for the day to day running of the company and its strategic direction.

Position Published
20 Jan 2019
Position Updated
21 Jan 2019
Applications Invited
110 Applications
Talent Search
In Progress
Shortlist In Progress
1 Shortlisted
Interviews Pending
0 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
45% Complete
45%
20 Jan
22666
Applications Invited
Search In Progress
Shortlist In Progress
Interviews Pending
Job Offer Pending
110 Applications
1 Candidates Shortlisted
0 Candidates Interviewed
45% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Board of Directors
Supervision Of
All Divisional Managers and Staff
Interacts With
Directors / Suppliers / Clients / etc
Job Description
Executing the overall strategic direction of the company developed and set by the board.
Planning and implementing long term business strategies to achieve the company's objectives
Working on a daily basis with the Finance Director to review the company's financial performance
Working closely with the Sales Director on sales strategy and approach to winning new business with retail and b2b customers and to expand continuously the distribution of strategic sku's
SWOT analyses to mitigate any potential risks through industry and market changes
Looking for opportunities to increase efficiencies and effectiveness and speed up processes across the business, specifically in crucial areas of procurement, supply chain and production
Implementing new processes and procedures across the business to significantly reduce fraud
Setting company-wide KPI's to gauge company performance in all areas
Setting company budgets and forecasts alongside the finance director
Reporting results to the shareholders on a monthly and annual basis
Analyzing opportunities for growth in market segments to drive sales and profitability
Succession planning for senior members of the company to ensure all departments are managed continuously. Recruitment.
Candidate Specification
Experience
10 years
Education Level
Degree
Qualifications
Agri / Business Management or Related
Software
Word / Excel / MIS
Equipment
Laptop
Knowledge Of
Agri Industry / FMCG
Skills To
Successfully manage all operations
Ability To
Lead and motivate
Personality
Target driven and results focused
Organisation
Industry
Agriculture / Milling / Cattle
Culture
Entrepreneurial
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 35 and 55 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Permanent
Location
Lubumbashi, Congo (Kinshasa)
Remuneration
Negotiable
Fringe Benefits
Housing, Vehicle, etc.
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