Mango Superintendent


Company HPW Fresh & D...
Industry Agriculture/A...
Category Agriculture
Location Adeiso
Job Status Full-time
Salary Attractivve
Education Bachelor / Di...
Experience 3 years
Job Expires Jan 31, 2020
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Company Profile

HPW Fresh and Dry Ltd is a fruit processing companyHPW is synonymous with fresh from harvest fruit, crisp and crunchy vegetables from Africa and Asia. We develop stand-alone products for our customers that meet the most exacting quality standards and offer maximum availability - for wholesalers and retailers, as well as for the food industry.

Job Description

Job Purpose
The Mango Superintendent is responsible for organizing, coordinating and managing a reliable supply of fresh fruits corresponding to customer orders and raw material specification to the fruit drying plant.
  • Carries out supplier assessment, supports supplier’s approval and maintains approved supplier list.
  • Maintains approved chemical lists for suppliers and update it every year. 
  • Ensures raw material compliance with EC regulations in terms of residues and carries out quarterly residue monitoring.
  • Responsible for the technical training of farmers. 
  • Drafts training plan for pineapple and mango farmers and makes sure they are trained.
  • Responsible for maintaining and developing the quality of the raw material based on specifications.
  • Maintains relations with growers and supports and advices growers.
  • Communicates and enforces raw material specifications towards growers.
  • Monitors certification of the suppliers (Global GAP, organic, fairtrade)
  • Leads the sourcing officers who support the sourcing superintendent in carrying out quality checks in the field and at collection points.
  • Implements and monitors all raw material related standards and certification in cooperation with the certification coordinator.
  • May be required to take part in meetings and committees as per management decision.
  • Leads extension officers in training, extension and data collection.
  • Distributes inputs to farmers to produce raw material.
  • Carries out yield assessments and yield estimates.
  • Maintains the database for the supply planning and makes sure that the necessary data is collected and entered into the database.

Required Skills or Experience

  • Minimum of Diploma, Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in Agricultural Science or related field. 
  • Minimum of three years relevant work experience in a similar role, preferably in a fruit processing environment.
  • Excellence, Integrity, Accountability
  • Ability to work independently and with less supervision
  • Effective time-management skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing and challenging environment.

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