Ado-Ekiti Area, Ekiti State – Nigeria: Our client is looking for a General Manager – Farming to join the team.

Only candidates with the relevant experience will be considered.

Due to the remote location of the farm this position would be best suited to a single person.


 Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Agronomy, or a related field. A Master’s degree is preferred

  • At least 10 years of experience in large-scale farming operations, with a minimum of 5 years in a management or leadership role.
  • Strong knowledge of crop production, farm management, and agricultural best practices.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and farm management software.
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and team management skills.
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced and changing environment.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
  • Commitment to ethical behaviour and environmental sustainability.
  • Proactive and solution-focused, with a dedication to continuous improvement.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with diverse teams and stakeholders.


 Business related

    • Business Acumen
    • Strategic Thinking
    • Analytical Thinking
    • Initiative
    • Entrepreneurial
    • Negotiation Skills
    • Fostering Innovation
    • Result Oriented
    • Decisiveness
    • Thoroughness
  • People Related
    • Establishing Focus
    • Written Communication
    • Verbal Communication
    • Motivating /Influencing Others
    • Managing Performance
    • Developing Others
    • Fostering Teamwork
    • Empowering Others
    • Managing Change
    • Customer Focus
  • Self Related
    • Stress Management
    • Personal Credibility
    • Flexibility
    • Planning and Organizing


  • Cropping Protocols and Long-term Planning
  • Activity and Resource Planning
  • Management Tools Development and Administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • Process, Procedure, and Policy Development
  • Trial Plots and Input Supplier Management
  • Forestry Strategy and Land Management
  • Stakeholder Relations and Community Engagement
  • Maintenance and Asset Management
  • Expansion Planning

ONLY short-listed candidates will be contacted

To apply CLICK THIS LINK and upload your CV