Farm Estate Business Manager at Lorache Group

Lorache Group – Our client, an oil palm processing firm is in need of a suitably qualified candidate to oversee the management and daily operation of the Business Unit, to fill the position below:

Job Title: Farm Estate Business Manager

Job Ref: BMFM001
Location: Okitipupa, Ondo

Responsibilities
As a farm manager, you’ll need to:

  • Plan finances and production to maintain farm progress against budget parameters
  • Undertake practical activities, such as driving tractors, operating machinery, feeding livestock or spraying fields
  • Market the farm’s products
  • Arrange the maintenance and repair of farm buildings, machinery and equipment
  • Plan activities for trainee staff, mentoring and monitoring them
  • Maintain and monitor the quality of yield, whether livestock or crops
  • Make sure products are ready for deadlines, such as auctions and markets
  • Ensure that farm activities comply with government regulations
  • Monitor animal health and welfare, including liaising with vets
  • Maintain a knowledge of pests and diseases and an understanding of how they spread and how to treat them
  • Apply health and safety standards across the farm estate
  • Keep financial records up to date.

Qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture or related discipline.
  • Must possess NYSC discharged/exemption certificate
  • Minimum of 5 years working experience in the same or related field.

Application Closing Date
16th November, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the position “BMFM 001” as subject of your mail.

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