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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Out – Grower Manager Job at Tea Processing Company - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Out – Grower Manager

Jobs at:
Tea Processing Company

Deadline of this Job:
5.00 pm, Thursday, 19th June 2017

Duty Station:

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Job details:
A tea processing company with a factory located in Western Uganda, positioning itself to become the top processor of quality tea in East Africa announces vacancies for the following positions:
Out - growers Manager;
Reporting to the Factory Manager, the Out-growers Manager will be responsible for ensuring continuous supply of green leaf tea from the Out growers to the factory:
Key Responsibilities:
  • Recruit and register tea out growers to supply green leaf tea to the factory
  • Plan and project the out growers production and inform management tor planning purposes
  • Ensure quality and timely delivery of green leaf to the factory
  • Maintain data and information regarding the out growers production
  • identify and designate green leaf collection points and ensuring proper structures and shades for green leaf collection centres conform to factory requirements
  • Ensure efficient collection I transport of green leaf tea from out growers
  • Ensure provision of extension services to out growers
  • Ensure effective management of out growers credit facility system
  • Ensuring effective communication between the factory and the out Growers
  • Must be a holder Bachelor of Science (BSc) Degree in Agriculture or its equivalent
  • Additional relevant training will be an added advantage
  • At least 6 years practical experience of. tea industry of which 3 years should be at management level
  • Must possess a clean valid diving permit
Other Skills:
  • Must he computer literate
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, attention to detail, team player and ability to work under minimum supervision
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Excellent negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Must be a person of unquestionable integrity
  • Must be willing and capable of working in a rural setting
Job application procedure
All interested and qualified applicants are required to send their CV only and daytime telephone contacts to the following email:
Application Deadline: 5.00 pm, Thursday, 19th June 2017 Only shortlisted candidates will he contacted.