Agronomist

  • Full Time
  • Zambia
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: Negotiable

Website ESSENTIAL COMMODITIES LIMITED

Essential Commodities

Job Title: Agronomist

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the seasame out-grower scheme and other related crops
  • Conducts experiments or investigations in field-crop problems and develops new methods of growing crops to secure more efficient production, higher yield, and improved quality.
  • Effectively manage field activities such as planning, maintaining and harvesting.
  • Lead seed processing, preparation and inventory management.
  • Hire companies and supervise seasonal employment ensuring work is performed in safe and efficient manner.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture with 3 to 5 years industry related experience
  • Experience in managing out-grower schemes
  • Demonstrated competency in planning project
  • Agriculture research background preferred.
  • May be required to do physical lifting and work in varying ergonomic environments.
  • Willingness to work additional hours if required and travel overnight to offsite locations if needed.
  • Must have a driver’s license and ability to operate a motorbike.

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