Managing Director - (Agriculture / Senior Management / Finance) – Mount Edgecombe, Durban

Location: Mount Edgecombe, KZN, South Africa
Date Posted: 06-04-2018


Seeking to appoint a Managing Director who will be responsible for the performance and growth of seven farming operations spread across KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and the Western Cape. The company specializes in the production of primary agricultural products including sugar cane, deciduous fruit and bananas.
  • Assuming full accountability to the Board for all company operations.
  • Collaborating with the Board in order to direct strategy towards the profitable growth and operation of the company.
  • Liaising and collaborating with management to optimise the use of human resources within the group.
  • Driving superior financial performance and maintaining a high standard of excellence across all operations.
  • Ensuring adherence to best practice industry norms, and the judicious application of the latest technologies to optimise yields and quality, whilst at the same time conserving the environment and empowering local communities.
  • Identifying and evaluating new opportunities and projects for expansion.
  • Managing all joint ventures.
  • Resource mobilisation and relationship management with industry, government and community stakeholders.
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • A relevant undergraduate degree. A post graduate qualification in finance would be an advantage.
  • At least 10 years’ experience in senior/executive multidisciplinary management positions.
  • Seasoned managerial and leadership skills.
  • Experience in decision making in a production environment.
  • Proven track record in agriculture in a competitive context would be a bonus.
  • Strong networks in industry, government and parastatal sectors.
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Lizette Pienaar
Recruitment Associate
CA Global Finance

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