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Chief Operations Officer - Agriculture

Max Salary: R85000
Decription: A well-established company with a good 25-year track record is looking for a young energetic business orientated individual to manage the current growth curve of the company from an operational level.
The individual will report to the board of directors on a regular basis in terms of: Productivity
Implementation of Kanban and JIT principles will be crucial for success.

Minimum Requirements:

• Applicable Tertiary Qualifications will be to the benefit of the applicant.
• Qualification in Agriculture/ Business Development/Engineering or Industrial Engineering will be beneficial
• Minimum 5 years’ pack house and citrus (in particular soft citrus) industry experience
• Must have Microsoft Office experience, especially with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
• Knowledge of Paltrack or similar packhouse programs will be beneficial
• Must have strong communication skills
• Must be completely bilingual
• Excellent knowledge of BRC, HACCP, and Global Gap Accreditation
• Production management experience is essential
• Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Good numerical and planning skills
• Self-disciplined, a team player, honest and of high integrity
• Able to work under minimum supervision while meeting the set targets & deadlines.
• Willing to work overtime and weekends
• Management of human resources and blue collar workers
General Requirements:
Location Other City or Region    
Consultant: Lucy Champion Share This Job