Farm Clerk


Elimosi Investments is a growing locally owned company located near Chimbwazi, Sub Traditional Authority Mphomwa in Kasungu. Its main businesses are in the areas of agriculture, residential buildings and transportation. There are six areas of focus: a) Seed Crops Production; b) Tobacco Production; c) Animal Production; d) Irrigated farming; e) Transportation; and f) Residential Buildings. The objective of the company is to increase profits while expanding its operations and attaining sustainable financial security. Currently, the company is looking for qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions as follows:

Farm Clerk 

Position Description

The purpose of this position is to support accurate financial record-keeping, measurement of operational performance, and efficient management of farm resources by rigorously tracking in and out-flow of chemicals, fertilizers, seed, fuel, and harvested crops. The Farm Clerk will record (in electronic and/or paper format) deliveries from suppliers, orders from the Farm Operations Manager to release crop inputs for immediate use. He/she will play a major role in asset protection, e.g., verification of the accuracy and validity of orders and ensuring proper weighing, bagging, and storage of harvested crops. This person will be in constant communication with the Farm Manager and Farm Supervisor, to ensure efficient use of farm resources.

Required Skills and experience

  1. Good pass in Mathematics and English and a certificate in Purchasing and Stores/Logistics and Warehousing/Accounting/Business Administration Preferred
  2. 3 years work experience in a company with a busy warehouse or stores
  3. Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office applications especially excel and word
  4. Good counting ability with specific eye for detail
  5. Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
  6. Ability to adapt to changing situations, communicate with a range of People and Culture productively
  7. Knowledge of using any accounting software
  8. Ability to take responsibility in meeting deadlines and making progress without direct supervision
  9. Fluency in English and Chichewa languages both oral and written

 

Method of application

Interested applicants should submit written applications to include a) cover letter with three traceable referees with telephone/cell phone numbers, b) curriculum vitae (CV), c) copies of certificates. All applications should be sent by email to:

Email:  amoshbanda@gmail.com

with copies to:

Email:  bandahchimwemwe@gmail.com

or deliver by hand at the farm.

Closing date

Applications must be received by 11th December, 2017


Comment on advertised Job

Lenny P.

7th of December, 2017 7:12:17 am


Location: Kasungu

Employment Type: -

Salary: N/A

Job deadline: 11th December, 2017

Company: Elimosi Investments

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