OverviewFruitTanz is a newly established sourcing, processing, and marketing company of high-quality fresh fruit. We are looking to strengthen our Team an experienced Pack House Manager, Finance and Administration Manager and quality manager. We are looking for a strong leader who could juggle in multiple projects at once and maintain a team focus that keeps our products and services performed at a high level.
The positions are in Korogwe Tanga – Tanzania.
01-Finance and Administration Manager Jobs
Job DescriptionThe Finance and Administration Manager will be a strategic thought-partner and report to the executive director (ED). The successful candidate will be a hands-on and participative manager and will lead and develop an internal team to support the following areas: finance, business planning and budgeting, human resources, administration, and IT.
The Director of Finance and Administration will play a critical role in partnering with the senior leadership team in strategic decision making and operations. This is a tremendous opportunity for a finance and operations leader to maximize and strengthen the internal capacity of a new and high-impact organization.
02-Packing House Manager Jobs
Job DescriptionTo give leadership during installation and startup of a new Packing House. After the set up the packing House Manager will provide overall direction and guidance to the operational activities of the processing plant with the objective of maximizing operational efficiencies and profitability. Assures high production output, high-quality product, and wastes reduction, elimination of safety issues and controls overhead/labor costs. He/she will provide day-to-day leadership and management of processing functions to maximize both productivity and profitability while ensuring the company exceed food safety requirements and maintain a safe working environment. He is required to perform a variety of management, administrative as well as physical functions to ensure timely and accurate processing. He will be also responsible for the supervision of personnel and operations in the execution of produce receiving and packing functions.
03-Quality Control Manager Jobs
Job DescriptionThe Quality Control Manager is responsible for consistently consulting with the General Manager of Quality to develop, produce and supply products that exceed customer and consumer expectations. Directly responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of a staff in the Packing Facility. Responsible for conducting audits of the production facility to ensure company standards are maintained and product integrity is preserved. Consistently consult with the Managing Director to resolve fruit management and quality concerns. Function as an information source to management and various company departments when special and critical quality issues occur. The ideal candidate will have experience within the agricultural industry, manufacturing operations, and/ or hands-on experience managing perishable products. Candidates must be hard-working with a strong work ethic and an unfaltering determination to excel in the new established environment, and a desire to gain tremendous personal and professional growth.
We are looking for a strong leader who can juggle multiple projects at once and maintain a team focus that keeps our products and services performed at a high level
- University degree in Procurement in the required field
- Minimum 5 experience preferably in the Food Processing sector
- Strategic and creative thinking skills
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
- Excellent customer/supplier service skills
- High degree of knowledge of the industry.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Fluent in English and Swahili, spoken and written
- Personal qualities: Enthusiast: Assertive, Good negotiator. Solid financial acumen
- Strong team player
- Able to work very long hours during our busy season or as business activities demand.
- Computer Proficient – Outlook. MS Word and MS Excel application minimum.
- A great and challenging job with a strong focus on contributing to the economic development of the farmers in Tanga region
- Competitive salary commensurate with experience.