Our client is looking for an exceptional General Manager who will excel in both strategic & operational areas of a large agribusiness within Tanzania, East Africa. In order to succeed, this candidate should feel comfortable with complete autonomy for a wide range of responsibilities and personnel management.
Full P&L & Financial responsibility for large Agribusiness in Tanzania
Manage existing hectares and develop further hectares for development
Determine Corporate strategic direction and identify long term business growth opportunities
Analyse impact of economic, social & political forces on industry to create insight for critical decision making
Review Corporate & governance policies, systems & procedures suitable for agribusiness environment
Build Community relations and maintain sound climate between company & community.
Proven Track record of turning around agribusiness within East Africa
Ability to Develop strong relations internally & externally
10 years+ of relevant business experience within leadership functions in East African agricultural sector
Ability to lead & develop employees with a high level of cultural sensitivity
Excellent Communication & Listening Skills
Entrepreneurial Style – practical and decisive.
Ability to manage large organisation in complex environment
Fluent in English, Kiswahili an advantage