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Operations Director / COO (Agriculture / Budgets / Process Control / Agri Operations) – Egypt

Giza, Egypt
Reference Number: LEECOO
Job Description:
A leading Agricultural company within the production and exports space is currently searching for a suitably qualified Operations Director / COO to lead their team in Egypt. This individual will manage all large-scale agricultural operations activities while maintaining an acceptable return on investment and a high quality of customer satisfaction.
  • Formulation, deployment and monitoring of company policies
  • Direct and coordinate all agricultural operations and developments, setting sustainable long-term goals to achieve growth and profitability.
  • Supervise, review and approve the plans of agriculture, irrigation, fertilization and harvesting and ensure their accuracy and suitability for the sales plan for each product.
  • Review and analyze activities and operational costs of each department, maintaining minimum costs and preventing delays for delivery
  • Assist in the process of identifying, selecting and surveying suitable land for agricultural projects according to the annual plan, and review all agricultural lease contracts
  • Direct and coordinates all activities related to crop protection and review finding of all relevant information such as products used, applicable doses, weather during application and equipment used.
  • Predict and plan requirements for agricultural equipment and inputs (fertilizers, seeds, fuel, chemicals, machinery, workers, irrigation water)
  • Prepare and approve the budget of the sector and deliver and follows up all expenses
  • Achieving the sector's annual targets through the development of plans, budgets, measurement indicators, resource allocation and review of what has been achieved;
  • Maintains the quality of products and services by setting and implementing the required quality standards
  • Conduct periodic visits to the site to follow up on the progress of the work plans and prepare the necessary recommendations
  • Report on all the activities of the sector to the Chief Executive Officer and provide adequate analysis
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • Bachelor of Agriculture or Agricultural Engineering
  • MBA or M.Sc. preferred
  • 14 years of experience in the same field (Agri / FMCG)
  • Minimum of 5 years at the same job level within the same industry
  • Advanced communications skills in English
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