• Manage up to four Field Supervisors that in turn work with seed Growers.• The Senior Field Supervisor may also be required to manage contract seed growers directly.• Ensure staff and farmers follow agreed production plans such as planting date, agronomic plans and quality assurance guidelines.• Responsible to monitor and track grower performance either via manual or automated data collection systems.• Responsible to ensure that crops and growers are monitor for performance in order to ensure quality standards and processes and are implemented and followed.• Under the direction of the Seed Production Manager, be responsible to implement technical guidance to contract farmers and field staff of MAFSCO and to introduce improved farming practices to farmers.• Supports the introduction and development of new crops and/or varieties.• Work closely with Seed Processing, R&D/PD, Sales & Marketing departments • Supervising seasonal part-time help may also be required.• Work according to pre-agreed budgets and targets
Qualifications and Requirements:• Myanmar national.• At least a BS degree in agronomy, plant breeding, or related field • At least 5 years field experience in seed production or technical agronomy.• Previous experience in managing staff is required• Must be mobile an able to travel• Basic computer skills, including MS Word, Excel, and email• Basic English skills (speaking, reading, writing)• Good people management and team work skillsRelevant Industry Experience (Location of potential applicants)• Seed production and/or agriculture extension experience an advantage.• Technical sales staff for crop protection, fertilizer company’s, etcOther Critical Requirement• Must be prepared to re-locate to the production site, most likely in CDZ.• The role will require frequent and extended trips to project areas.• An ability to work under trying conditions in developing or less developed areas.• Must have motorbike and/or car drivers license.
- Allowances (Travel & Transportation)
- Good Work Environment
- can get great opportunity for future career.
Myanma Awba is the leading Myanmar-owned group of companies focused on agriculture.We leverage the world's best agricultural technologies and services to develop the most suitable solutions for growers to produce more, safer and better quality food.We believe that realizing the untapped potential of Myanmar agriculture can transform rural communities and accelerate economic and social improvement across the country.The group is a broad-scale agribusiness player active across the agriculture value-chain with upstream and downstream assets and trading capabilities. We have particular focus on crop protection and nutrition, high quality seeds, micro-finance, digital tools, modern-farming methods, manufacturing and logistics. We also work in partnership with a number of globally-respected organizations and welcome further collaboration opportunities across the private, government or NGO sectors.Specialties: Agriculture, Crop Protection, Fertilizer, Manufacturing, Micro finance, Value chain, Seeds, Distribution