Citrus Production Manager

Reference: 9016 CM
Consultant: Christa Mostert 

Job Description: 

  • Coordinate the activities of various production functions to ensure the operations run efficiently and effectively.
  • Delegate tasks, coach, support production employees and motivate team work towards achieving their set targets.
  • Organise resource allocation to ensure horticultural best practices implemented on time and on standard.
  • Measure and monitor productivity and quality and propose solutions to facilitate continuous improvement.
  • Policy and procedure execution e.g. health and safety, SIZA and integrated crop management.
  • Financial and administrative support. This includes annual budget assumptions, on-farm financial processes, Global Gap & Siza and wage allocations.
  • Oversee new orchard developments and nurturing of young orchards.

Qualifications: 

  • Degree or Diploma in agriculture / horticulture or similar technical or managerial qualifications.
  • Ideally at least three years of experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Time management skills.
  • Good organisational and delegation skills.
  • Attention to detail.

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za. 
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system. 
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice. 
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.