Lightworkers Solutions Agency (Pty) Ltd. Sudan
May 24, 2017Contract
Operations Director - SUGARCANE AGRICULTURE An Operations Director is required for a green fuel sugarcane operation on the eastern banks of the Nile. The main purpose of this role is to act as the architect of change and implement strategies that will increase the productivity and profitability of the business. REQUIREMENTS Agriculture Qualification or similar S.C Engineering or MBS will be a credit 15-20 years working experience in a large agricultural corporation, specifically Sugarcane Fleet, Field & Manufacturing operations management Knowledge of Health & Safety Solid Project Management Solid Change Management MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES Drive business with focus to improve on staff performance Value Creation, align operations with business strategy Solid direction and management of the Agriculture, Fleet, Manufacturing and Site departments Draw up the requisite SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) for effective management sustainability and control of resources Capacity Building to facilitate production and delivery of quality cane through coordination and management. Ensure Cane Development Planning and execution to meet the Mill’s required milling capacity. Maintaining field data of areas harvested and developed to ensure reliability of information for decision-making Identify and coordinate training needs and setting and reviewing KPI's Responsible for the health and safety of the department, ensuring implementation and adherence to the Company’s safety procedures. Control costs of production in line with budget expectation Managing operations team (on-crop and off-crop season) Liaising between departments to bridge gaps.