Farm Manager Job in Kenya

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A diversified Farm based in Nyamira North is seeking to recruit a Farm manager.
Location: Nyamira North
Salary: 20K
Key Responsibilities
• Hands on – Good at Managing people – Responsible for the output of this role
• Crop rotation planning and hybrid/variety selection recommendations
• Regular field checks & detailed computerized field reports & permanent record keeping
• Insect, weed & disease monitoring / diagnostics and chemical, fertilizer & seed recommendations
• Soil & Water Sampling – Soil moisture status monitoring
• Crop budgeting & planning
• Manure and Pesticides Schedule
• Irrigation scheduling
• Harvest Schedule
• Training Schedule
Skills for the farm Manager
• Good diagnostic and decision making skill
• Proven ability to effectively communicate – verbal & written skills Knowledge of English and Swahili
• Demonstrate skills in sales (our agronomists do not sell products – only quality service to farmers)
• Ability to work independently and proceed with objectives without close supervision
• Desire to remain updated with new agricultural trends and technology self-motivation, willingness to learn and good work ethic
• Ability to work outside during heat of day & ability to walk several miles per day
Educational Level:
• Diploma/ Certificate in Agriculture with emphasis on agronomy, crop, soil, agri business, or other agri science course work

   How to Apply

   If you feel you fit the above role, please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject to [email protected] or call 0727 626 851 on or before 25th April 2016

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