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
maintenance : 3 to 4 years
production : 4 to 5 years
sugar : 5 to 6 years