Job vacancy for Farms Manager at Kemist Group

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience 2 Years
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor

Job Description

Job Title: Farms Manager
location: Head Office, Nsawam
Company: Kemist Group

Brief Overview

The Kemist Farms Manager will be responsible for the smooth and day-to-day running of the company. S/he will be in charge of daily planning, organisation, supervision, short and long term planning and administration of activities of Kemist farms Limited.

Duties

  • forward planning
  • making policy decisions
  • budgeting and maintaining accurate financial records
  • organising sales and purchases of livestock, farm equipment, crops and agricultural products
  • handling paperwork and keeping administrative records
  • recruiting, training/instructing and supervising farm workers
  • making sure that work progresses satisfactorily
  • ensuring compliance with government regulations and health and safety standards
  • keeping an up-to-date knowledge of pests and diseases, etc
  • ensuring that the farms are profitable and meet projected financial targets
  • organising maintenance/repair of farm property, equipment and machinery
  • advertising and marketing farm products or the work of the farmer.
  • writing business proposals/plans and implementing them
  • expansion of the farms
  • strike new deals, lead the company into new and great partnership
  • travel around to take business activities on behalf of the company
  • organising public lectures, talks and education for our clients, customers and other farmers who may need it
  • reporting directly to the General Manager of Kemist Group on regular basis

Requirements, Skills and Abilities

  • Flexibility
  • Analytical skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Must posses some good IT skills
  • Ability to apply technical knowledge of the environment and legislation/public policy matters in a practical environment
  • Posses good Marketing and sales skills
  • Teamwork and leadership
  • Ready to spend most of the time on the farms
  • In-depth knowledge in crop and animal production(poultry, piggery, pineapples, pawpaw, maize), food processing, agrochemicals, etc
  • Excellent writer
  • Excellent communication skills(fluent in English, etc)
  • Excellent broker
  • Conversant with consumer trends and needs
  • Must be a multitasker
  • Ability to work under pressure at busy days and spend extra hours during planting, harvesting, etc
  • Physically strong and energetic
  • Must be versatile
  • Must be creative, initiative and propose new ideas to management
  • Must be hard working and work within time
  • Must be confident and very knowledgeable, even outside their area of expertise
  • Ready to learn new things
  • Ready to perform ad-hoc administration tasks
  • Must be polite
  • Must be able to pay attention to details.

Education + Experience

  • A BACHELORS/MASTERS DEGREE IN AGRICULTURE or a related subject such as:* Agricultural Engineering
    * Crop Management
    * Farm Business Management
    * Horticulture
  • Two or more years experience on the farm or related fields, national service excluded.

How To Apply

Interested applicants should Click: Here To Apply

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