Agriculture Manager

Tiger Brands - Musina, Limpopo

Full-Time | Agriculture

Closing date yi 20th ka May 2022

Tiger Brands Agriculture Manager Musina

Purpose

  • Tiger Brands is proudly Africa’s largest listed manufacturers of fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG).
  • We impact lives every day with our iconic, award-winning brands.
  • Our core business is the manufacture, market and distribute everyday branded food and beverages.
  • Our products are relevant across every meal occasion and are well positioned to grow. 
  • Being a food company means we’re an intimate part of everybody's daily lives and that’s why we get loud and proud about exploring further, roaring louder and growing together.

Requirements

  • Degree/Diploma in Agriculture
  • Relevant Agricultural Experience
  • 4 Years in FMCG environment

Skills & Competencies

  • 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 management from depots and producers
  • Compiling and management of Agri-Budget
  • Determination of prices and payments to producers by means of input cost determinations
  • Managing constant raw material flow to units
  • Managing quality and healthy floor stock levels of raw material
  • Mange and Develop dynamic agri-team
  • Full compliance to annual volume requirement or Musina MPS

Responsibilities

  • 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 materials that meet required prescribed quality specifications
  • Quality management in order to achieve positive yields - both field and factory yields
  • Adherence to Musina MPS
  • Sound volume estimation capabilities
  • Price Mandating Process
  • Management of planting and delivery scheduling inline with factory capacity
  • Management and control of credit supplied to producers
  • Development of effective, complaint and energetic agricultural team
  • Developing and maintaining good producer relationships
  • Must be a seasoned negotiator
  • Applying Problem solving techniques
  • Settlement disputes
  • must be able to work autonomous - trustworthy
  • 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

Additional Information

  • Pat Harrison Str, Musina, Limpopo, 0900
Lo msebenzi ufakwe ngu Tebuho Moshoeshoe nge 5 ka May 2022