Precision Recruitment International Pecan Manager Jobs in Zambia

Precision Recruitment International Pecan Manager Jobs in Zambia

Job Details:

  • Our client, a large Commercial Farming Business in Southern Province, Zambia, seeks to employ the services of an enthusiastic & progressive manager for their business to hands-on manage, oversee and co-ordinate the Pecan Farming related operations. Position will report to the Managing Director.

    Candidate must meet the following requirements

  • Have had 5 years’ experience in all facets of Nut farming, preferably Pecan nuts; include

    • Variety selection

    • Land preparation and planting.

    • Establishment of irrigation.

    • Pruning practices for various planting densities.

    • All agronomic practices required.

    • Disease recognition and curative measures.

    • Reaping and processing.

    • Some market experience.

    • Able to manage and develop large labour force.

    • Report accurately and timeously on operations.

    • Ability to create and keep to an operating budget.


    • Tertiary qualification in Agriculture, botany, and/or similar farming management.

    Skills, Knowledge and Experience

    • The ideal candidate would have sound knowledge of Farming, particularly the Nut industry in Southern Africa.

    • Nut farming on a large scale. Minimum experience > 10’000 trees

    • Administrative, financial and project or operational management experience.

    • Extensive farming experience; Minimum ten years’

    • Additional experience/knowledge in other farming fields will be advantageous.

    • Minimum five years of managerial/leadership experience
    leading a team of >40 people

    • Strong MS Office knowledge. Computer skills & the ability to maintain computer records of the crop are essential. Experienced with farming and cropping management programs will be advantageous.

    • A Valid recognised driver’s licence.

    Personal Attributes

    • Proactive and resilient individual with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

    • Physically strong and healthy individual whose health and character can peruse a farming career in the demanding outdoors.

    • Strong people and leadership skills.

    • Understanding of working together as a team to achieve the organizations overall best interests.

    • Highly organised, detail orientated multitasker with strong organisational and administrative skills.

    • Strong communication skills and command of spoken and written English.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Precision Recruitment International Pecan Manager Jobs in Zambia

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