Job Details
Employer: Millar Cameron Ltd

Our client  a leading East African fresh produce business are  looking for a General manager to join their business in Kenya. The role will be leading a fruit and Vegetable growing business predominantly exporting to the UK market. This individual should have a strong Horticultural background, business leadership experience and a track record of exporting to top UK supermarkets.

As the successful General Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • The day-to-day management of the operation, providing leadership to the managers and labour staff
  • Cooperate closely with the Finance department to set up a monthly budget, and present these budget plans to the board
  • Maintain systems, standards and controls to follow health and safety requirements
  • Deliver high quality produce, of the required standard for the UK export market
Candidate Requirements

As the successful General Manager, you will have the following background and experience:

  • At least ten yours experience in Fresh Produce
  • Have an entrepreneurial and commercial mind-set, with proven experience in the leadership and performance management of an agricultural business
  • Be educated to degree level in a related subject
  • Understanding of the UK Fresh produce market and also working within an International business
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong reporting experience

 

Package:

This exciting, challenging role will offer you a competitive salary package dependent on your suitability and experience. Furthermore, it will give you the opportunity to utilise your extensive knowledge and join an intriguing company that is continuing to grow and expand.

 

Who are Millar Cameron?

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

Required Skills
management
fresh produce
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