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Farm Manager

Website Lington & Bernie Consulting Ltd

Lington & Bernie Consulting is currently sourcing for a qualified professional to fill the vacant role of Farm Manager for our client; a reputable Mixed Farm located in Epe, Lagos State.

Responsibilities

  • Overall responsibility for all farm activities.
  • Recruiting, training and supervision of staff
  • Farm budget and cost control
  • Oversee planting and rearing activities
  • Procurement and marketing of plant and animals or produce
  • Ensure a positive team atmosphere and establish a good working relationship with all other staff members.
  • Liaise with staff and contractors to ensure tasks are completed on time and to an acceptable standard.
  • Contribute to the farm policies and other development programmes of the farm
  • Collaborate with business owners to develop partnerships for products created from the farm.
  • Keeping records of livestock and crops and all financial records
  • Prepare daily, weekly & monthly reports for Management
  • Advise management on avenues for fast revenue generation
  • Ensure the sustainability and profitability of the farm

Requirements

  • Ability to work independently and take initiative
  • Must be well acquainted with the changing feeding requirements.
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Discipline, loyalty, honesty and integrity.
  • Must be capable of general farm repairs and maintenance
  • Ensure adherence to Health and Safety regulations
  • Willingness to live and work on the farm

Qualifications

  • Minimum of OND in Agriculture, Farm Management or its equivalents
  • 4-5 years’ experience in Farm management
  • In-depth experience in Palm Oil and Garri production