RCL FOODS is a leading African food producer in South Africa with a market capitalisation of R13 billion and employing more than 20 000 people in operations across South and Southern Africa. We manufacture a wide range of branded and private label food products which we distribute through our own route-to-market supply chain specialist, Vector Logistics. …
Read more about this companyChief Executive OfficerJob TypeFull TimeQualificationBachelors , MastersExperience10 yearsLocationMpumalangaJob FieldAgriculture / Agro-Allied , Sales / Marketing / Retail / Business Development
The RCL FOODS Talent Acquisition Team is recruiting for a dynamic Chief Executive Officer to join our pioneering Sugar business unit. The position is based in Malelane, and reports in to the Akwandze Board.
As the CEO: Akwandze, You will be responsible for leading and managing an organization which provides financial services, within the sugarcane value chain, to Mpumalanga Sugar Cane Small Scale Growers and Land Restitution Projects.
B. Degree/ Masters (preferably Agricultural Economics and/or Finance)
An in depth, practical knowledge of Sugar Cane Farming within South Africa
A proven track record in negotiation skills, ability to interact at the highest levels of the cane industry (SASA), facilitating discussions between Industry Bodies, Farming and Community associations and Government.
Minimum 10 years industry experience
Proven ability to apply Systems
Sound Judgement and Risk Assessment skills
Financial business acumen
Experience in loan risk management
Strategic Leadership, Direction and Relationship Management
Management of the Jobs Fund grant project
Raising of Capital
Management of funds (Risk Management/Loan recovery/Policies and Procedures)
Ensuring effective people leadership across the organisation
Sound Financial Management
Building and maintaining strong Stakeholder Relationships (Board interaction)
Driving Corporate Governance
Solving complex problems which entail both technical and social issues within his/her own area and across divisions
Investigating markets within which Akwandze can grow and developing strategies to raise funding
Establishing systems and processes within which the team needs to operate as well as for loan approvals
Method of ApplicationInterested and qualified? Go to RCL FOODS on rcl.erecruit.co to apply