Farm Manager Job in Kenya

Duties and
Responsibilities

Overall farm management and achieving agreed targets.
Implementing all Livestock policies and programs through
coordination of farm operations and timely and accurate reporting to the
head office.

Coordinating disease control and management including animal
welfare.

Coordinating the farm’s breeding activities for improved milk
and calf production.

Implementing pasture and fodder establishment, management,
harvesting, and conservation plans within the target time frame.

Implementing an on-farm ration and feeding regime for
profitable and sustainable milk and calf production.

Preparing and implementing farm plans and budgets for farm
operations within the stipulated timelines.

Preparing, keeping, and sharing weekly, monthly, quarterly,
and annual farm reports.

Effective and efficient use and maintenance of farm
machinery, implements, and structures.

Mentoring, coaching, supervising, and appraising all farm
employees.

Representing KDDC in Stakeholder Workshops and Meetings in
the Area of work.

Qualification and Key
Competencies


Be a Kenyan citizen.
Be a holder of at least a Diploma in Animal Production and
Health, a Diploma in Agriculture and animal health, or any other related
field from a recognized institution with two years’ experience.

A certificate in Artificial Insemination will be an added
advantage.

Certificate in Computer Literacy.
Have good communication skills.
A motorcycle riding license will be an added advantage.
Be able to work under pressure with minimum supervision and
meet required deadlines

Be ready to stay on the farm

How To Apply

Application letter with a
detailed Curriculum Vitae(CV), copies of academic and professional certificates
and other testimonials, copies of Identity Card(ID), KRA Tax Compliance
Certificate, KRA PIN Certificate, Certificate of good conduct, Ethics & Anticorruption
Commission, daytime telephone and 2 referees, addressed to the Chief Executive Officer – KDDC
and hand-delivered to the Office Administrator at the Sahajanand building along
Mumias Road.
 

Closing date is on 19th January, 2024 (Friday) at
5:00 p.m.

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