DALAT HOMEFARM MANAGER (H/F)

Vacancy details

General information

Organisation

The fourth largest seed company in the world, Limagrain is an international cooperative group created and directed by French farmers. As a creator and producer of plant varieties, Limagrain markets field seeds, vegetable seeds and cereal products.
HM.CLAUSE, Business Unit of Group Limagrain, is an innovative global leader in the development, production, and commercialization of vegetable seeds. HM.CLAUSE belongs to the top 5 vegetable seed entities in the world. With over 2,000 varieties in more than 20 vegetable crops, HM.CLAUSE provides innovative solutions to growers worldwide.  

Reference

2020-5698  

Company

HM CLAUSE

Position description

Function

PRODUCTION & OPERATIONS - PRODUCTION & OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

Employment Type

Regular Full Time

Main Goal


1. Main responsibilities
• Oversee daily seed production operation via company home-farm in Dalat, Vietnam to meet company's requirement both quantity, quality, and timeliness:
- Responsible on sowing activity
- Transplanting and cultivation: close follow up on crops with Managers on findings, ensure weeding, irrigation, staking, and pruning according to the farm policies
- Pollination ensure rigorous pollination over the crop pollination time
- Harvest and seed extraction
- Knowledgeable and aware of proper chemical use, IPM, environmental issues.
• Ensure that the production cost is effective and in line with budget
• Communication: timely production update (also estimation, and price) to related person/department
• Budgeting: estimating, negotiating and agreeing budgets and timescales with Manager

2. Essential duties
• Supervise, motivate, support and guidance the work to production team
• Organizing relevant training to production team
• Ensure that business ethics, health and safety guidelines are followed
• Maintain good public relations with neighboring farms, and local authorities
• Maintain respectful communication with colleagues and implementation of the company policies

Job description

Required knowledge & Skills
• Must be proficient in both oral and written English
• A strong personality with overview.
• Must be proactive.
• Should be a team player and motivator.
• Should be flexible and willing to learn
Education & work experience required:
• MSc or higher degree in Horticultural / Agricultural sciences or similar area
• Experience and knowledge of vegetable seed production and farm management desired

Relations in working environment:
• Locate Lamdong Province, Vietnam
Miscellaneous:
• Reports to: Vietnam Production Manager
• Status: Start 2019
• Internal relationships: Vietnam Management, VN seed supply, VN QC, VN R&D and Breeders,
• External relations: Materials Suppliers, Local Governmental agencies (through Admin Manager)

Profile

Required knowledge & Skills
• Must be proficient in both oral and written English
• A strong personality with overview.
• Must be proactive.
• Should be a team player and motivator.
• Should be flexible and willing to learn

Education & work experience required:
• MSc or higher degree in Horticultural / Agricultural sciences or similar area
• Experience and knowledge of vegetable seed production and farm management desired

Relations in working environment:
• Locate Lamdong Province, Vietnam
Miscellaneous:
• Reports to: Vietnam Production Manager
• Internal relationships: Vietnam Management, VN seed supply, VN QC, VN R&D and Breeders,
• External relations: Materials Suppliers, Local Governmental agencies (through Admin Manager)

Position localization

Job location

Asia, Vietnam

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of experience required

5 years or more