Our Reference: J9170
Job Terms: Permanent
Job Category: Agribusiness and Farming
We are working with a leading fresh produce business in Europe and Africa who are recruiting for a Farm Manager to join them in Tunisia. The company have ambitious expansion plans, making it a very exciting time to join; the Farm Manager therefore should display passion for learning new technologies and driving the productivity of the farm. The Farm Manager will be responsible for the performance of the farm, and have extensive experience growing tomatoes, with at least seven (7) years spent in a senior management position on a farm. The key responsibilities of the Farm Manager will include: • Supervising all activity on the farm • Planning production schedules and guaranteeing the efficiency of production • Ensuring quality standards are met • Working closely with the maintenance staff ensuring that all equipment, machinery and facilities are kept to an optimum level • Developing long-term business plans • Financial and budgetary control, including monitoring seasonal expenditure • Ensuring the farms compliance to health and safety standards, and government regulations • Motivating staff and creating a culture of teamwork • Reporting to the Country Operations Director The ideal Farm Manager will have: • Fluency in French and English • At least seven (7) years’ experience in a senior management position on a farm • Extensive experience growing tomatoes • A passion to drive the productivity of the farm • Willingness to learn new technologies • Demonstrable leadership abilities • Experience managing large teams • Excellent communication skills To apply for this role please provide an up to date copy of your CV, and details of 2 professional references.