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Employer: Millar Cameron Ltd

Millar Cameron is the global leader in recruitment for Emerging Markets, focusing on regions such as Africa, South America and the Middle East. Supporting some of the largest Agriculture firms around the world in their operations, we are always in search of new talent with specific skillsets.

At present, one of our key clients requires a General Manager for their operations in West Africa. The General Manager will be overseeing a large sugar plantation managing a large team of expatriates and locals, including operations in the factory as well.

The General Manager will ideally have previous experience in the Sugar industry as well as prior experience in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The key responsibilities of the General Manager:

  • Manage the Profit & Loss for the operation, reporting regularly to the senior management team in Europe with financial and production figures.
  • Work with the production teams to ensure that the operation remains productive and efficient.
  • Monitor maintenance needs keeping a tight budget on consumables and spares.
  • Work with the local community to meet all needs of the CSR
Candidate Requirements

Millar Cameron is the global leader in recruitment for Emerging Markets, focusing on regions such as Africa, South America and the Middle East. Supporting some of the largest Agriculture firms around the world in their operations, we are always in search of new talent with specific skillsets.
 
At present, one of our key clients requires a General Manager for their operations in West Africa. The General Manager will be overseeing a large sugar plantation managing a large team of expatriates and locals, including operations in the recently expanded factory as well.
 
The General Manager will ideally have previous experience in the Sugar industry as well as prior experience in Sub-Saharan Africa.
 
The key responsibilities of the General Manager:
Manage the Profit & Loss for the operation, reporting regularly to the senior management team in Europe with financial and production figures.
Work with the production teams to ensure that the operation remains productive and efficient.
Monitor maintenance needs keeping a tight budget on consumables and spares.
Work with the local community to meet all needs of the CSR
 
What our client can offer:
A highly competitive salary package with benefits offered in country.
An opportunity to work with one of the largest FMCG companies in the world in their rapidly growing operations.
 
What we look for in excellent candidates:
Must have experience of managing a sugar plantation
Experience in Sub-Saharan Africa is a must.
Greenfield project experience will be looked upon favourably.
A MBA will be looked upon favourably
Required Skills
maintenance : 3 to 4 years
production : 4 to 5 years
sugar : 5 to 6 years
Apply before Saturday, May 13, 2017 - Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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