Senior Unit Manager

Företag: CV-Library
Typ av jobb: Full-time

Are you passionate about agriculture and looking for a challenging yet rewarding opportunity to grow your career? We are seeking a highly skilled Senior Unit Manager to join our client’s team. If you have a strong educational background, previous experience, and a drive for excellence, we want to hear from you!
Our client is a subsidiary of one of the largest farming and food production companies in the world. The company sells milk, milk powders, and an extensive range of bakery products into supermarkets and corner stores across 3 continents.
Position Overview:
Reporting to the Assistant Farm Manager, the Senior Unit Manager will oversee one aspect of the business on a large-scale farm, focusing on ensuring efficient operations and adherence to company policies and procedures. Responsibilities include managing crops and inputs, irrigation, machinery operation, staff development, and health and safety compliance.
* Operations:
* Ensure compliance with company policies, procedures, and best practices
* Manage day to-day operations of the assigned unit
* Supervise and develop staff within the unit
* Operate machinery and ensure safe and efficient work practices
* Oversee crop management and irrigation activities
* Ensure all maintenance services are carried out at the correct intervals
* Report any issues related to field operations to Assistant Farm Managers
* Health & Safety:
* Ensure adherence to health and safety policies and procedures
* Accountable for the health and safety of all employees under direct supervision
* Collaborate with training initiatives on health and safety
* Coordinate with health and safety measures to minimize workplace hazards
* Implement recommended corrective actions for health and safety concerns
* Education: University graduate with agronomy experience
* More than 2 years of experience in a similar role
* Languages: English; Spanish an advantage but not essential
* General Computer Skills: Proficient in Excel and Word
* Managerial Skills:
* Ability to manage and prioritize time effectively
* Strong planning, organization, and scheduling skills
* Teamwork and collaboration skills
* Problem analysis with proposal of solutions
* Behavioral Skills:
* Demonstrates good work ethic and leadership skills
* Effective work planning and attention to detail
* Confidence and ability to work well under pressure
* Adaptive to change and friendly and approachable attitude
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter in English detailing your qualifications and relevant experience. Salary and overall package will reflect the seniority of this position and will be firmed up as the process progresses. Please do not hesitate to get in touch with Sesil Dimitrova at the email in Recruiter Details or feel free to text Greg on Contact Telephone, for further detail

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