Agricultural Operation Manager

Job Description Responsibilities

• Plans, directs, coordinates, and supervises the agronomic and crop protection operations of the cotton, banana, and vegetable farm.

• Prepares the annual production plan, budget, and work program for the farms, and guides the various farming units in implementing the approved annual plan and work program.

• Develops short- and medium-term agricultural production supply schemes and ensures their execution.

• Directs and supervises the proper application of agronomic guidelines.

• Ensures the availability of adequate manpower, seeds or seedlings, machinery and equipment, spare parts, and inputs required for operational activities. Additionally, monitors the efficient use of resources.

• Organizes, directs, coordinates, and supervises the provision of agronomic and crop protection support services to cotton fields.

• Ensures and oversees the timely harvest and transportation of farm products.

• Monitors field operations and management activities through regular follow-up, compares actual performance against targets, and takes corrective measures as necessary.

• Ensures that necessary human and logistical preparations are made before the operation periods.

Job Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree/Master’s degree in Plant Science/ Agronomy/ Horticulture/ Related fields.
  • Work Experience: – 10 (Ten) years’ experience with four years of managerial position for a Bachelor’s degree or 6 (Six) years’ experience with at least two years of managerial position for a master’s degree.
  • Skills and Competences – Communication, Planning, monitoring, coordination, leadership, budgeting, cost-consciousness, computer, and similar technology skills are required.

   Deadline: November 30, 2023.

  Number of vacancies: 1

   Job location: Omorate town, Dassenech wereda, South Omo zone of SNNPR.

   Call: +25111 5 58 20 77 / +251 911 06 06 43

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• Only short-listed candidates who meet the requirements will be contacted.

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