In our quest of ensuring food sufficiency in the agricultural sector, and as such facing over future challenges of food insecurity, thereby ensuring the availability and predictability of poultry foods with the use of biotechnology, DUSTOP farm is in need of a Production Manager.

  • Evaluate the Chemical and the nutritional value of animal feeds
  • Formulate diets and ratios maximize growth, reproduction, health and Performance
  • Assess the relative, nutritional and economical value of feeding systems
  • Conduct animal based studies and laboratory tests
  • Liaise with marketers and customers to understand their target and objectives, and the specific needs of the market
  • Rationalize animal feeds manufacturing techniques
  • Expend existing ranges and agricultural food product and develop new ones
  • Carry out sales and marketing strategies following the launch of a new product
  • Balance a growing consumer interest in quality with the need to develop competitive agricultural; systems
  • Maintain expertise in nutritional trends and keep up to date with regulatory changes
  • Use computer software to formulate diets, conduct research and generate reports
  • Investigate nutritional disorder and the safe storage of feeds often in conjunction with veterinary surgeons

Skills: You will need to show:

  • An understanding of the scientific basis of nutrition.
  • Familiarity with analysing data and writing reports
  • Ability to conduct research in a safe, ethical and reliable manner
  • The capability to form long term relationship with customers and clients
  • Business management, time management, personal development skills
  • Advanced numeracy, IT and internet Skills
  • Drive, perseverance, dedication and willingness to work long hours


Experience is valued by employers and clients, particularly in related areas such as animal feed sales or practical farm experience


  • Due to the nature of the Job and HND or Science related Degree are relevant such as
  • Agricultural or Food Science
  • Animal Nutritionist
  • Animal Production science
  • Veterinary science
  • Animal management etc

Profession qualification can give a competitive edge

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Deadline: 29th January 2017