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Agribusiness Development Manager (f/m)
Published(915 days ago)
Exagris Africa Ltd. via Centre for International Migration and Development (CIM)Lilongwe (Malawi)
Do you want to put your know-how and skills to use where they are needed? Do you want to work abroad and experience different cultures? Then the Centre for International Migration and Development (CIM) is your ideal partner for finding a responsible position in the field of development policy. We place highly qualified staff with employers in Asia, Africa, Latin America and Europe.
The Exagris Africa Ltd. in Lilongwe is looking for an
Agribusiness Development Manager (m/f)
We are looking for you:
Exagris Africa Ltd. needs your expertise to help develop and implement its corporate goals. As one of the most innovative companies in the agriculture and food sector in Malawi, Exagris Africa Ltd. continues looking for ways to better integrate smallholder farmers into its operations. This applies in particular to groundnuts, where the company is involved along the whole value chain. You will be responsible to manage a development services unit that will design and improve the quality of services and support that Exagris Africa Ltd. provides to smallholders farmers, in order to ultimately increase the number of producers that sustainably supply high-quality products to the company and its processing subsidiaries.
Your tasks will involve:
Managing and expanding a development services unit currently of approximately 15 people
Developing and implementing innovative business ideas, strategies and services to integrate smallholder farmers into company activities
Establishing formal partnerships with community-based organisations and local and international non-governmental organisations
Identifying, mobilizing and managing funds for the successful implementation projects
University-level degree in agricultural science or other subject that meets the position's requirements
Several years of professional experience in agribusiness and in rural or agricultural development
Experience in cooperating with smallholder organisations, preferably in African countries
Several years' managerial experience
Fluent business English
In addition you have the citizenship of an EU member state
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