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Employer: Millar Cameron Ltd

Millar Cameron is an international recruitment agency specializing in recruiting excellent professionals for mid- to senior level positions across Sub-Saharan Africa. We have been tasked by a multinational company to find them a farm manager for one of their operations in Kenya. The operation is a 3,000-hectare Wheat and Soya operation.

 

The ideal candidate would be someone who is able to operate independently and provide strong leadership to a farming operation, with a strong background in arable production in East Africa.

 

The new farm manager would be responsible for:

  • Managing the 3,000-hectare operation with diligence and vision, and expand the operation on a yearly basis,
  • Ensuring the most cost effective production and high yield across the operation
  • Manage the health and safety and compliance across the operation
  • Take responsibility for the maintenance of the operation’s buildings, equipment and machinery,
  • Organize the logistics with the regional headquarters,
  • Take charge of the operation’s budgets and financial matters,
  • Report back to the headquarters in Europe on a monthly basis.
  • Managing and motivating the large workforce on the farm

Candidate Requirements

An ideal candidate for this position would have a background consisting of:

  • A form of tertiary education in Agriculture or a related field,
  • A proven history of successful farm management, operating at least 2,000 hectares,
  • Regional experience in East Africa,
  • At least 5 years’ of experience working in Agriculture.
  • Strong people and financial management skills

 

If this position is of interest to you, please send a copy of your CV and contact details for two professional references to Alastair.dyer@millarcameron.com


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