Agricultural / Agro-Allied

Olam International Limited Job

Job Title: Branch Operations Manager
Olam International Limited – Africa

Job description

Branch Operations Manager

Overview of the position :

The Branch Operations Manager role will involve managing day to day activity of the current product in the country including procurement, processing, quality, shipments and logistics. Its a well-rounded role that gives the experience of managing a large business in a fast growing origin.

Position Responsibilities :

– Design, implement and manage the procurement Strategy for Product in the country with the respective teams below him to drive and deliver volumes as per the overall business plan

– Optimize utilization of processing and quality resources in the country to derive maximum capacity utilization and efficiency and to eliminate controllable losses and minimize the impact of non-controllable losses

– Support in implementation of the required infrastructure to deliver volumes as per the business plan

– Ensure strict adherence to all the laid down systems and procedures without exception

– Ensure that all the direct and indirect costs for the business are within budgets

– Counter-party & Credit Risk Management

– Ensure high motivational levels in the team and get the team aligned with the overall Product & origin strategy

– Support the PCH in trading and positional decisions by providing adequate and timely market information

– Interface with appropriate regulatory bodies for obtaining permissions, approvals, etc

– Capability building among the local staff

– Procurement & supply chain experience in an export commodity would be desirable

– The role requires residing in upcountry locations and frequent traveling
Desired Skills and Experience

1 to 2 years post MBA experience from Top B – Schools (IIM, NITIE, IIFT, SIBM)

How to Apply

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