Agriculture Manager: Musina needed at Tiger Brands

Job title : Agriculture Manager: Musina

Job Location : Limpopo,

Deadline : May 23, 2024

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  • Maintain Systems and Good Agricultural Practices for procurement of factory tomatoes
  • Technical agricultural support to nurseries and producers with AVCASA and BASOS as minimum standards
  • Procurement of raw material that meet required prescribed quality specifications
  • Quality management in order to achieve positive yields – both field and factory yields
  • Ensure that procedures (supplier quality assurance for the farmer are drawn-up and followed by conducting audits
  • Ensure all fresh produce received free from pesticides residues Assist with technical advice
  • Adherence to Musina annual MPS
  • Sound volume estimation capabilities and Price mandating process
  • Management of planting and delivery scheduling inline with factory capacity 
  • Management and Control of credit supplied to producers
  • Development of effective, compliant and energetic agricultural team
  • Developing and maintaining good producer relationships 
  • Must be a seasoned negotiator
  • Applying Problem solving techniques and Settlement of disputes
  • Must be able to work autonomous – trustworthy 
  • Draft and manage agricultural annual budget
  • Development and implementation of successful BEE programme for raw material supply
  • Trial plots and cultivar evaluation and development
  • Innovations to save cost
  • Manage and control all agricultural and nursery administration
  • Container (bulk bins) management and control
  • Representing and informed participation with all industry role players
  • Mediator between Tiger, producers and industry role players
  • Volume risk mitigation



Key attributes and competencies

  • Education: Relevant Tertiary degree
  • Producer selection based on GAP principals 
  • Full adherence to MRL and food safety principals
  • Managing scheduled sowing and pulling of seedlings with nurseries
  • Pre seasonal contracts to be signed and in place for nurseries and producers
  • Drafting tomato planting and delivery schedules 
  • Transport and bin management from depots and producers
  • Compiling and management of Agri-budget 
  • Determination of annual raw material prices and payments to producers by means of comparative input cost calculations
  • Managing constant raw material flow to units 
  • Managing quality and healthy floor stock levels of raw material 
  • Manage and develop dynamic agri-team 
  • Full compliance to annual volume requirement or Musina MPS

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