Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries Senior Farm Manager Jobs in Uganda

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries Senior Farm Manager Jobs in Uganda


  • National Animal Genetics Resources Centre and Data Bank, a body corporate under the Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries its mandate is to take a leading role in establishing a comprehensive National Animal Breeding Programme in Uganda, wishes to recruit the following:

    Senior Farm Manager

    Overall Job Purpose

  • To manage optimal performance and productivity of the Centre Farm .

    Specific Responsibilities

    • Plans and budgets for the operations of the Centre and ensures their effective implementation.

    • Manages and accounts for the human, fiscal and physical assets of the Centre Farm.

    • Supervises monitors and evaluates the performance of the Centre Farm in respect to set targets including production and breeding programs.

    • Centre Farm in respect to set targets including production and breeding programs.

    • Prepares and submits periodic reports on the performance of the farm including Supervises, mentors and appraises technical staff and oversees the administration of all other staff.

    • Initiates innovations to enhance the productive capability of the Centre Farm.

    • Organizes and coordinates outreach activities to the farmers to enhance their productivity and get feedback on challenges they encounter.

    • Enforces acceptable standards of production, breeding, health and safety on the Centre Farm.

    • Liaises with the technical Units to procure, schedule preventive maintenance or repair farm machinery

    • Maintains an inventory of the Centre
    Farm's Asset including stock

    • Undertakes any other official duties as assigned by the immediate Supervisor.

    Basic Requirements

    • A degree in Veterinary Sciences, Animal Sciences with training in Farm Management.

    • Should have a post-graduate Diploma in Animal Breeding, production, animal health, Farm Management or related discipline from a recognized institution.

    • Should have broad knowledge of records management as farm activities involve a lot of records keeping Should have broad knowledge of project planning and management.

    • Should have the ability to work with and supervise multidisciplinary teams.

    • Working experience of at least four (5) years with a practical exposure to farm operations is a prerequisite.

    How to Apply

  • Closing date 6 May, 2020

  • All CV, applications and testimonials (including 3 work references) should be sent to:

    The Executive Director
    National Animal Genetic Resources Centre & Data Bank,
    P.O. Box 183 Nsamizi Road, Entebbe
    Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
    Dr. Charles Lagu, PhD
    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR


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