SwissSur GmbH

Plantation Manager

Job Summary

Company:

SwissSur GmbH

Category:

Operations management

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

International

Industry:

All

Close Date:

12/31/13

Compensation:

Salary by agreement

Hours:

Not Applicable

Location:

Address To:

Dr. L. Tjon-A-Meeuw, Im Bachofen 21, 8610 Uster, Switzerland

Description

We are a newly founded agricultural company with our own plantation in Suriname, South America. We are producing organically certified acerola and exporting it to Europe.

The company is looking for a manager to oversee the plantation, and especially the expansion from 40 hectares to 150 hectares, on location. We expect a commitement of at least 2 years. Board and lodging will be provided. Salary by agreement.

Suriname is a tropical country in the north-east of South America. The official language is Dutch, however English is spoken by a majority of the population. In everyday conversation Surinamese is used.

 

Requirements

We are looking for an affable, hardworking expert in agricultural managment. Higher education is required and experience in tropical agriculture is advantageous.

One should either speak English and/or Dutch.