​Farm Manager – Fruit (Dates) – South Africa - Basic salary £60,600 – £72,750 + fully expensed 2-bedroom home + car + relocation allowance and more!

Posted 01 July 2022
Salary Basic salary £60,600 – £72,750 + Bonus (£10,000 - £12,000) + fully expensed 2-bedroom home, car, relocation allowance and more!
LocationRepublic of South Africa
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAgricultural & Farm ServicesFarmingFood & Fresh ProduceHorticulture / HorticulturalSenior & International Agricultural
Contact NameClaire Morgan

Job description

​Farm Manager – Fruit (Dates) – South Africa - Basic salary £60,600 – £72,750 + Bonus (£10,000 - £12,000) + fully expensed 2-bedroom home + car + relocation allowance and more!


We have been retained exclusively with an organisation that grows, packs and exports high-value agricultural crops for the international market, who are now looking for a Farm Manager for their fruit (dates) farm in Southern Africa.

The company produces high quality export dates, whilst uplifting the skills base of the local and business community in the region. The farm is one of a handful of date producers in the Southern Hemisphere and can offer, with over 200 employees that offer a real community for the successful candidate.

We are seeking an experienced Farm Manager, with a background in commercial date farming, to oversee the farm, packhouse and workshop operations.


• Previous commercial Farm Management experience.

• B.Sc. Degree or relevant qualification

• Strong leadership skills

• Experience of date production is very desirable.

• Fluent in English.

• Effective communication skills

• Organizational and planning ability with strong administrative skills

• Able to work independently and take initiative

• Able to perform under pressure

• Advanced computer literacy

• Good interpersonal skills

• Budgeting and financial skills – P&L responsibility.

• Managing farm policies and procedures

• Liaison with suppliers and customers


Basic salary £60,600 – £72,750 + Bonus (£10,000 - £12,000) + fully expensed 2-bedroom home, car, relocation allowance and more!

To apply - please email your CV to Claire Morgan, Global Recruitment Director: admin@agriRS.co.uk

We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those short listed for interview will be contacted.

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