General Manager: Farming (Breede Valley) - 0

Monday, 3 February, 2020
Hester Fourie     0218630966
Worcester  

Bosjes is a dynamic farming and hospitality business situated in the Breede Valley near Worcester (R43). Bosjes produces grapes, peaches, flowers and olive oil. Hospitality includes a restaurant, guesthouse and wedding venue.

Bosjes requires the services of a General Manager for farming operations to take responsibility for all farming activities on the farm. The incumbent will also play a supporting role at the hospitality business.

Duties will include amongst others:

• Management of farm activities, including olives, vineyards, peaches, garden and nursery
• Marketing of farming produce and negotiating contracts
• Monitoring and control w.r.t. game, wild flowers and gardens
• Management of construction and dam projects on the farm
• Prepare annual financial budget for farming operations and managing expenditure accordingly
• Ensuring that the farm complies with all relevant farming regulatory requirements
• Personnel management for farming operations
• Management of security services

Requirements:

• At least 10 years’ experience in a management role on a farm
• Applicable agricultural qualification
• Exceptional leadership qualities and management experience (a management qualification will strengthen the application)
• Strong business acumen
• Excellent communication and liaison abilities and skills
• Ability to work effectively within a tourism / hospitality environment
• Advanced project management skills
• Self-disciplined team player with integrity

A market-related remuneration package, in accordance with qualifi¬cations and experience, will be agreed with the successful candidate.

Kindly send your application as soon as possible to
https://www.dittojobs.com/jobs/view/1950553636