General Farm Manager

  • Placement Dynamics
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Apr 23, 2017
Permanent Agriculture

Job Description

General Farm Manager – Senior

Location:  Pretoria (outside Pta)

Offer:        Salary negotiable + housing + Performance bonus

Available: Immediately / Negotiable

Type:  Full time / Permanent


Seeking an experienced manager with a minimum of ten years’ experience managing a medium sized business.

The successful candidate will preferably have a qualification in either farming or business management and will have a proven record of accomplishment of running a business.

Experience on a livestock farm would be a distinct advantage but more importantly is the ability to work with all levels of staff and apply sound business principles in managing the business itself.

You will work with the production manager and be required to participate with some farm duties with him.



Recording and verifying purchases and sales

Holding a weekly production meeting with key staff

Advising the directors on raw material hedging

Producing a weekly dashboard with key production indicators

Producing a monthly income statement and presenting this to the directors

Prioritising maintenance work and the follow up

Communicating with the company’s clients

Managing the EE commitments

Ensuring the company meets all legal requirements with regard to Safety/Health, Skill Development, and Labour.


The company offers a three-bedroom thatches house with electricity and water.

A result driven bonus scheme is in place. 

Only candidates with the above requirements will be considered


Please take note that initial correspondence will be via email 

Correspondence will be entered into with short-listed candidates

If you have not received a reply within 1 week please consider your application unsuccessful

Job Level


Salary Range

R40 000 - R50 000 per month