Floriculture Production Manager – Outskirts of Nairobi

Our client, a dynamic Flower Farm based in the outskirts of Nairobi is looking to recruit a Production Manager. The successful candidate MUST have minimum 8 years in the roses industry and growing and 5 years practical experience in management Position in flower production Activities/Horticulture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan all operation in relation to production and management of pest and diseases.
  • Analyse the overflows and decide on all irrigation matters.
  • Ensure all workers are protected from chemical contaminations or any danger at their workplace.
  • Ensuring proper transportation of flowers from greenhouse to pack house.
  • Supervise daily issuance of chemical and fertilizer and ensure the same is utilized appropriately.
  • Achieve required budget and production.
  • Discuss scouts reports and approval of programs and chemicals with the agronomy department.
  • Control both chemical and fertilizer budget.
  • Approve daily chemical and fertilizers requisition of crop protection and crop nutrition.
  • Ensuring that production department conforms to audit requirements.
  • Updating sales department on sudden increase or decrease on production.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in BSC, Horticulture or a relevant field.
  • Must have at least 8 years’ experience in roses production 5 years being in management position.
  • Must have impeccable communication skills.
  • MUST have Operational budget skills.
  • Excellent IT skills will be an added advantage.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills.
  • Self-driven, focused and goal oriented.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills.

Please click on the tab below to apply:

  • Education:Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Upper Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly gross of Ksh. 200,000-300,000 (Approx. 2000 – 3000 USD) depending on skills and experience.
  • Deadline:22nd July 2019.