19 Jun '20
Mozambique Agricultural Manager

Agriculture, Africa Mozambique

Market Related -

The primary function is to provide leadership and management of the agriculture division, with the strategic objectives of improving agronomic productivity and husbandry practices by increasing cane volumes, enhancing yields, cane quality and agricultural systems, in a cost-effective and sustainable manner.

About the role:

  • Executive position
  • Overall responsibility for Mozambique Operations
  • Leadership and management of Agricultural division
  • Ability to converse in Portuguese is preferable

Requirements:

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Agronomy or Agricultural Science
  • Experience in the SUGAR industry
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in a senior agriculture management position
  • Understanding of agribusiness, financial and commercial dynamics
  • Culturally and linguistically sensitive
  • Leadership, management & interpersonal skills 

Responsibilities:

  • Agric Ops
  • Agric Op Processes
  • Financial and Agronomic Management Systems
  • People & Staff Management
  • Training, nurturing
  • SHE protocols
  • Succession planning

Reports to Country Manager

Reporting in: Agricultural Managers, Technical & Workshop Managers at 2 sites

Other Benefits: Market Related

Ad Visible Until: 18 July 2020
Ref: DUR001040/GD

Vacancy Type: Permanent