Senior Manager (Plantation)

A conglomerate group of diversified business located at Kuala Lumpur.

Your new company
This locally owned conglomerate group is well established across Malaysia. Our client offers a strong platform for growth and a supportive work environment where career progression and development are actively encouraged.

Your new role
  • You will be managing the strategy, conceptualization and implementation of the Group's projects
  • Provide leadership to the overall Palm Oil Plantation business of the companies for all of their estates based in Indonesia.
  • You will be continually working with respective Estate Managers to improve on production yield
  • and volume
  • You will be providing technical expertise in matters pertaining to estate's sustainability, mechanisation, pest control and cultivation processes.
  • You will be ensuring all estates are operating in optimum efficiency from the land preparation to seeding to harvesting
  • You will be fully responsible for ensuring all Estates are adequately staffed with workers (local and foreign hires)
  • You will need to manage and deliver assigned project(s) in meeting timeline, quality and budget
  • You will need to spearhead the development of operational targets and the right strategies to strive for continuous improvement that reflect in the aspects of quality, time and cost
  • You have to proactively manage changes in project scope, identify, resolve and manage operational issues and challenges to achieve business objectives
  • You will need to liaise with Contractors, Consultants and internal parties that is involved in estate projects
  • You will need to ensure timely submission of Project Management reports as and when required

What you'll need to succeed
  • Preferably Degree/Diploma in Agricultural Science or related discipline.
  • 10 - 15 years experience within the oil palm industry, in a senior operational management position.
  • Understanding of processes required for developing and monitoring strategic plans
  • Must be an aggressive, hardworking and matured individual who possess a high degree of energy, enthusiasm and desire to excel in the job
  • Superior leadership, critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills
  • Ability to work in multicultural teams and under pressure and deadlines.
  • Preferably Senior Managers with experience in Oil Palm Planting.
  • Must be willing to work in Indonesia.

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Agriculture, Fishing & Forestry

Talk to a consultant

Talk to SueFen Leong, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Kuala Lumpur
Suite 4 and 5, Level 23, Menara 3, Petronas

Telephone: +60327868600