FARM MANAGER

By March 31, 2021
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Job Info
Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 1
Date Posted: March 31, 2021
Expiry Date: April 16, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Any
Years of Experience: 4
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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Position Title Farm Manager
Immediate Supervisor Managing Partner
MAIN PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
In charge of all Farm activities and maintain relationships with vendors and clients.

 

ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
 

Human Resource

·         Recruit, train and motivate farm workers.

·         Organizes daily work schedule for farm operation; supervises, assigns duties, trains, evaluates and prepares timecards for farm workers.

Business Development

·         Organizing sales and purchases of livestock, crops and agricultural products

·         Advertising and marketing farm products

Health and Safety

·         Oversees maintenance, safety and security of buildings, equipment and machinery, in assigned area of responsibility.

·         Apply health and safety standards across the farm estate.

·         Ensure that farm activities comply with government regulations.

Research

·         Manages and coordinates farm operations to effectively and efficiently meet the research and provides assistance in that regard.

Bookkeeping

·         Budgeting and maintaining accurate financial records

·         Ensuring that the farm is profitable and meets projected financial targets

·         Planning and preparing the finance reports ,setting up budget limit for various farm activities

 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Education:

·         Bachelor’s degree/Diploma in Agriculture, Animal Science, or equivalent.

Experience:

●      At least 3+ years’ experience in similar position.

●      At least 3 years in Management and Business development.

Experience in Poultry Farming and incubator is a must.

●      Should have a thorough understanding of Agriculture Practices in Kenya.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Skills

v  Extensive experience in a farming-related field.

v  Management experience would be a plus.

v  Excellent problem-solving, analytical, and critical thinking skills.

v  Good communication and interpersonal skills

 

 

All applications should be done on or before close of business 16th April 2021 on link below:

http://www.reedsafricaconsult.com/upload-cv.html

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted