Farm Manager | West Papua | Cacao

The Salim Group is one of the largest companies in the world. They offer a variety of businesses. For one of their groups, the Agribusiness Group, we are looking for a

Farm Manager
(West - Papua | Adi Island | Cacao)

The Agribusiness Group is one of the largest diversified and vertically integrated agribusiness groups in Indonesia. Its principal activities cover the entire supply chain from research and development, seed breeding, oil palm cultivation and milling, to the manufacturing and marketing of cooking oils, margarine and shortening. The Group also engages in the cultivation of sugar cane, rubber and other crops. The Plantation Division manages and cultivates various agricultural crops on IndoAgri's estates. It is also responsible for the production and sale of CPO, PK and other related by-products.

This position presents an exciting opportunity to set up a new plantation in an unique environment.

What will you do?

You will be responsible for establishing a cacao plantation of 3.500 ha. on Adi Island. Adi Island is a unique island just in front of the southern coast of West Papua. The Farm Manager leads investment projects, train local employees and deals with all external parties e.g. local government.

A thorough knowledge of cacao plantation, labour and machinery management are essential. The position would suit candidates with 5-10 years of progressive managerial experience , who can combine good communication with a patient approach towards local staff.

This position presents an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly expanding company with total attention to detail expected as standard. The successful applicant will be based in West - Papua, Indonesia.

What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor degree, preferable in Agronomy, Biology or Horticulture;
  • Excellent people management skills;
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to operate on all levels within the organization;
  • Fluent in English.

What the Salim Group offers

The Salim Group offers a very challenging and varied job in a unique environment. The Salim Group offers you an excellent package, including accommodation, the necessary insurance policies, transport and two flights home per year.

If you want more information, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@huizingharvestrecruitment.com or +31 (0) 88 427 83 78. If you are interested and suited for the job, please apply with a CV and written motivation to info@huizingharvestrecruitment.com.