Farm Manager (Nairobi)
Wanted farm manager or competent farmer for a joint venture
Duties will entail:
Developing farming practices that are environmentally friendly (soil, water, labour and power) and capable of mitigating impacts of climate change.
Selecting crop enterprises and fitting them into plausible crop calendars to meet dynamic soil, water and growing market needs, demands for productivity and profitability.
Planning, coordinating and executing farm activities against clear budgets, work assignments and guided priorities.
Developing and executing pest and disease management practices based on clear, planned and operational agronomic needs.
Advising on improved farming techniques and new innovations.
Providing leadership that brings learning, understanding, harmony and growth among workers.
Develop Monitoring & Evaluation tools and prepare monthly, quarterly and annual reports of crops, farm and business performance.
Have a Diploma or BSc training in Agronomy/Agriculture and Management from a credible institution with at least a 4-year proven experience
Have a nark for excellence and be a self-motivated individual with a natural interest in agriculture, profitable farming and environment preservation.
Have commendable money-sensitive management and marketing capabilities, able to reach out to farmers and corporate buyers and sellers alike.
Have great verbal and written communication skills and be a good team player, able to show transparent leadership at all times and among all parties.
Creativity and has initiative
Willing to manage one or two farms in Kenya about 15 hectares each
As Farm manager, you will be provided accommodation in a wooden house with basic, water, electricity
You will receive a percentage of net profit to be agreed upon depending on scope or work and your initiatives.
As investor, the joint venture will depend on your % contribution towards the farm/development project
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