Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Scout Manager at AQ Roses PLC.
Are you passionate about flowers and pest management? Do you want to join a leading company in Ethiopia that produces various kinds of flowers? If you’re as passionate about sustainable flower production as we are at AQ Roses PLC, then you might be the perfect candidate for our Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Scout Manager position. Recently, AQ Roses PLC also opened a new farm in Bishoftu.
As an IPM Scout Manager, you will work under the Protection Manager and oversee the entire scouting team and their daily tasks. You will be responsible for:
Monitoring and scouting pest and disease issues on a daily basis
Preparing and submitting timely and accurate scouting reports
Supervising the implementation of IPM protocols for pest and disease management
Managing and controlling the weekly applications of biological control products
Evaluating the effectiveness of the control measures used
Communicating and reporting pest and disease incidences and developments with the protection and management team
Performing any other duties assigned by the Management from time to time
To be eligible for this position, you need to have:
A degree or master’s degree in horticulture or any other related field
Extensive experience in flower farming (preferred)
Proven leadership skills in farming
Knowledge of monitoring and evaluation of human resources
Good management and communication skills
Demonstrated analytical skills
Ability and willingness to work under stressful conditions and independently
You also need to be fluent in Amharic and have knowledge of another local language (advantageous).
If you are interested in this position, please send your CV, copies of relevant documents, and application to: