Programme Manager-South Africa

This position lies in the arena of perishable agricultural goods for export.

Our client is a leader in perishable product Quality inspection and consulting.


The programme manager will be required to:

  • Formulate and ensure alignment of programme strategy with divisional and corporate objectives
  • Drive strategy implementation after approval
  • Compile and manage a programme budget
  • Ensure accurate volume forecasts for budget purposes
  • Identify and develop industry initiatives and partnerships for increased competitiveness
  • Meaningfully contribute to the existing body of knowledge
  • Ensure effective communication between internal and external stakeholders
  • Contribute meaningfully in reducing risk for the employer and clients
  • Lead, manage and motivate a driven, geographically defined, operations team including the service centers of Gauteng, Tzaneen and Nelspruit
  • Ensure adherence to Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) in accordance with the OHS Act and relevant Company Policies and Procedures
  • Ensure compliance to corporate governance as stipulated in company policies and procedures.


  • Minimum BSc Hons in Agricultural Sciences
  • Technical knowledge: 7 years practical experience in fresh perishable quality standards
  • Solid experience in managing a team or department
  • Experience at strategic/tactical management level within agriculture with good knowledge of the main stakeholder
  • Skills and experience in project management
  • Valid driver’s license

    Remuneration: R604 000 per annum cost to company

    Deadline: 23rd September

    For more information and application, visit: Programme Manager-South Africa Website
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