VACANCY: Technical Out-Grower Network Supervisor in Kenya

Vacancy Summary

  • Sector: Agriculture, Agronomy
  • Field of Expertise: Production / Operational, Purchasing / Quality, Specialist
  • Work Experience: 3-5 years
  • Preferred Candidates: Both international and national jobseekers invited to apply
  • Posted on: Nov 28, 2017
  • Vacancy closing date: Jan 12, 2018

Job Description

HM CLAUSE KENYA LTD IS AN INTERNATIONAL VEGETABLE SEED COMPANY BASED IN NANYUKI. IT PRODUCES VEGETABLES SEEDS FOR EXPORT.

HM.CLAUSE represents approximately 2,300 employees around the world (North America, Latin America, Pacific, Europe, Asia, Africa).
Simplicity, humility and changing environment are the key words for our international company, belonging to Limagrain Group.

PURPOSE OF POSITION:
HM CLAUSE KENYA is looking for a Technical Out-Grower Network Supervisor for production center in Nanyuki, Kenya

Main responsibility is to supervise and help out-growers to ensure seed production (from sowing / transplanting to seed extraction) according to targets of quality, quantity, timelines and costs for farm-allocated crops and to record all production data.

MAIN MISSIONS :
Main responsibilities are
•Providing production advice to the growers on optimum use of fertilizer and pesticide
•Responsible for providing follow up reports by crop for each plot
•Responsible for controlling and guaranteeing purity levels during pollination and harvesting.
•Ensuring regular control during the crop cycle to guarantee the germination
•Creation and updating of operation protocols
•Implementation of a production report for out growers
•Visit out-growers with Cucurbit and Solanum Supply Chain Manager

PROFILE :
• The chosen candidate will have a strong agronomical profile and passion for plants.
•A strong personality with vision.
•Must be proactive and be able to work autonomously
•Should be a team player and motivator.
•Should be flexible and willing to learn.
•Holder of a valid driving licence

Proficient in English and Kiswahili.