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Commercial Manager (Packhouses)



Job Description :

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An established company headquartered in Nairobi requires a Commercial Manager (Packhouses), to join their existing team and take control of four packhouse production sites.

The packhouses handle the processing and then exporting of vegetables and roses, and are all based with 300km’s of the Nairobi head-office. Each packhouse has a Manager along with key production and quality control staff.

The Commercial Manager (Packhouses) will be responsible for overall management of all four sites, driving efficiency on each site in terms of quality and production. A key focus will be managing the human capital at each site as well as managing customer visits. This role is a vital link between the company head office and each site.


  • A relevant degree-level qualification (eg food science)
  • A post-graduate business qualification is preferred
  • At least 5 years of commercial experience in a busy food manufacturing environment
  • Excellent people management ability
  • Strong financial acumen
  • Good reporting and communication skills.
Salary Details:

A negotiable basic salary is offered, depending on experience / qualifications. Benefits will include a company vehicle for work purposes, medical cover and return flights to home country.  


To be considered for this position please contact Kate Watts or email a completed CV to kwatts@agristaff.co.za. You are encouraged to complete our Registration Document if you are not currently registered.

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