Reference: 5276 SH
Consultant: Sharleen Horn

Job Description:

  • Responsible for alignment of the packhouse operations with overall business objectives
  • Manage packhouse function as a profit centre
  • Packaging of variety of fruits for optimal income and fair costs
  • Coordination of packaging materials
  • Market local produce
  • Liaison with exporters, producers and 3rd party clients
  • Coordination of the total packaging function
  • Management of related systems
  • Coordinate utilisation of cold storage facilities
  • Stock control
  • Marketing of produce to local market
  • Oversee quality control function
  • Oversee health and safety compliance
  • Financial planning and management
  • People management


  • Tertiary qualification in financial management / business administration
  • 5 years experience in managing business operations
  • Experience of fruit industry and packhouse operations will be an added advantage
  • Cold storage facilities management
  • Sound knowledge of packhouse operating systems and processes
  • Advanced MS Office skills
  • Cost management
  • Quality control standards
  • Exceptional planning skills

How to Apply:

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