Careers

Demo Farm Manager - Rwanda JB-1115

Rwanda

The Projects department at Netafim Africa is seeking to hire a Demo Farm Manager for a project in Rwanda.
 
Apply Now
  • LocationRwanda
  • DepartmentProjects
  • Job ScheduleFull-time

A Day in the Life

  • Managing demo farm and team.
  • Create and manage long term crop growing plan.
  • Create and mange weekly and monthly farm routines.
  • Train and support the knowledge sharing of farm team and external students.
  • Management of the agronomic part of project.
  • Report to project manager and agronomy partners.
  • Represent Netafim in the project.

What You'll Need

  • Agronomist with experience of at least 5 years in farm/crop management
  • Experience in field crops and vegetables cultivation – Required
  • Agronomic studies specializing in field crops – an advantage.
  • Excellent English – Required.
  • Computer skills - Office - Must
  • Didactic skills with managerial-training/instruction-professional orientation
  • Self-management and teamwork skills and ability to set priorities
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills- team player.
  • Ability to integrate and formalize new concepts.
  • Ability to maneuver between professional (agronomic) and cultural objectives
  • Adaptability to differing cultural and business environments and ability to work effectively under pressure when far away from Israel
  • Ability to design crop growing protocols suitable to designed drip irrigation system, soil and weather condition
  • Knowledge on farm machinery & management of harvest & post-harvest.
  • Good English (verbal, writing, presentation and interpersonal communication) skills
  • Willingness to live on project site.