FARM MANAGER – 2IC

Pietermaritzburg Area – KZN:  Our client is looking for young, qualified, energetic and experienced candidate to work closely with him as a 2IC.  This would suit a candidate who is looking for a long-term commitment with our client, that would lead to the successful candidate overseeing all aspects of the farming operation in time

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Agricultural Degree and or business degree
  • Skills and qualification in agronomy advantageous
  • Min of 3 years previous management experience
  • Proven financial acumen
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to speak Zulu highly advantageous
  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge and skill working with sugar cane / avocado / citrus and tea trees advantageous

Experience with:

  • Setting and monitoring farm budgets
  • HR oversight
  • Managing Global Gap and SIZA compliance
  • Managing sections managers
  • Irrigation management
  • Mechanical maintenance oversight
  • Performance and productivity management
  • Maintaining crop record systems and other
  • Ability to lead from the front yet work well within a team

ONLY short-listed candidates will be contacted

To apply CLICK THIS LINK https://webapp.placementpartner.com/wi/vacancy/?id=farm&VacRef=FM000925&preview=5ebb44e92748117b807ebb6a5532bef7 or upload your CV to this specific position via www.farmmanagersa.co.za