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Olam Worldwide is a number one meals and agri-business supplying meals, substances, feed and fibre to over 19,800 clients worldwide. Our worth chain spans over 60 nations and consists of farming, processing and distribution operations, in addition to a sourcing community of Four.Eight million farmers.

Via our goal to ‘Re-imagine International Agriculture and Meals Techniques’, Olam goals to handle the numerous challenges concerned in assembly the wants of a rising world inhabitants, whereas attaining optimistic affect for farming communities, our planet and all our stakeholders. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, Olam presently ranks among the many high 30 largest main listed firms when it comes to market capitalisation on SGX-ST.

We’re recruiting to fill the positions beneath:



Job Title: Enterprise Supervisor

Location: Nigeria
Operate: Not Relevant
Sub-Operate:  Not Relevant

Product Data

  • Grains is likely one of the 6 prioritized platforms in Olam The Grains enterprise consists of Four verticals: Wheat Milling (in sub-Saharan Africa), Origination & Buying and selling (Origination within the Black Sea and Latin America, Vacation spot within the Center East & North Africa, Prop buying and selling in Wheat/Corn/Soy), Animal Feeds & Proteins (beginning in Nigeria, however plan to broaden to Four-5 nations in Africa, Asia & MENA by 2020) and Ocean Freight (vessel constitution, Prop buying and selling).
  • Our manufacturing amenities in Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, and Senegal serving to these nations to scale back import prices of refined wheat. With an unrelenting concentrate on meals security, innovation and value efficiencies, we produce a spread of high quality flours for bread, baguettes, pasta noodles, biscuits, semolina, and confectionery.

Job Description

  • Provide Chain Administration is on the coronary heart of what we do at Olam. The function includes taking accountability for a product in Olam’s AFP enterprise within the area.
  • You’ll play a important and very tangible function in delivering outcomes, whereas controlling the execution of all processes, together with managing the provision chain from producer to export.
  • As a Department Supervisor, you’re liable for inspiring your crew, create possession alternatives, and to ship on the next key dimensions.

Strategic Effectiveness:

  • Contribute to the design and implementation of the enterprise highway map, in addition to managing the procurement and provide chain technique for the product(s), inside the nation
  • You’ll exhibit sound judgement inside outlined practices and insurance policies and choose methods for acquiring options that can contribute to future outcomes and successes
  • Sturdy monetary acumen, capacity to learn and comprehend duties akin to counterparty and credit score danger administration
  • Develop sturdy S&D (Provide and Demand) capabilities to dynamically formulate a worth view and a strategic shopping for plan all through the crop 12 months.

Operational Effectiveness:

  • As a department  supervisor, you’re liable for the optimum utilization of nation sources
  • Assist implementation of required infrastructure as per the marketing strategy and  derive most capability efficiencies by eliminating controllable losses
  • Work carefully with AF & FF PCHs, Head- Vitamin and Plant Managers in growing and executing plans for environment friendly shopping for, storage and dealing capital utilization.
  • Handle the first / secondary procurement of over all 350 TMT Corn and 170 TMT soybeans to fulfill inside feed mill necessities for two BC’s in whole.
  • Be liable for all Uncooked Materials shopping for, together with Core RM (Corn & Soy), Various RM (BDG, GNC, Rice bran, PKC, Bone meal and many others. for its respective territory i.e. managing requirement of one of many factory- Ilorin or Kaduna.

Organizational Effectiveness:

  • Means to construct groups – hiring, coaching, and growing crew members
  • Handle a crew of 5-6 Unit Heads, with every Unit supported by a Warehouse In-charge and Accountant.
  • Collaborate with key stake holders involving formal enterprise critiques and ongoing steady enchancment initiatives


  • MBA with Three-Eight years of post-qualification trade expertise
  • Efficient teaching, facilitation, presentation, and team-building expertise
  • Earlier expertise in Gross sales, Provide chain and Operations could be a giant optimistic.
  • In a position to talk in any respect ranges
  • Efficient teaching, facilitation, presentation, and team-building expertise
  • A earlier expertise in Gross sales, Provide chain and Operations would all the time be a worth add.

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Job Title: Rice Seed Breeder

Location: Nigeria
Operate: Not Relevant
Sub-Operate: Not Relevant

Job Description

  • The Rice Breeder, beneath fast supervision of the Common Supervisor / Enterprise head. He / She’s going to undertake actions associated to the breeding pipelines improvement for Olam Rice Farm.

Key Deliverables

  • Develop excessive yielding varieties comparable to desired product profiles, in shut collaboration with farm and mill groups, by combining good agronomic traits, fascinating grain high quality, and tolerance / resistance to abiotic and biotic stresses via standard breeding strategy.
  • Plans and carries out breeding research to develop and enhance styles of Rice: Improves particular traits, akin to yield, high quality, maturity, and resistance to drought, illness and bug pests in vegetation, using rules of genetics and information of plant progress.
  • Produce pure guardian line, breeder and basis seed for multiplication.
  • Breeds vegetation, utilizing strategies akin to inbreeding, crossbreeding, backcrossing, outcrossing and choice.
  • Choose progeny having desired traits and continues breeding and choice course of to succeed in desired goals.
  • Lead the testing of superior breeding strains developed at inhouse Heart for varied breeding product segments (Early period, Mid period, lengthy grains, Excessive amylose content material, Excessive yielding germplasm)
  • Coordinate with exterior stakeholders (Personal group/Public institutes) for brand spanking new germplasm introduction and breeding collaborations.
  • Facilitate varietal launch and adoption at farm and create demand for superior varieties;

/ Choice Standards Training and work expertise:

  • PhD in Breeding, Genetics or different associated fields with a minimal of 2-year expertise in Rice breeding; or M.Sc.  in Breeding, Genetics or different associated fields with a minimal of 5-year expertise in Rice breeding in a reputed seed firm or analysis establishment.

Information and Key Competencies:

  • Extremely self-motivated, detail-oriented, and revolutionary;
  • Sturdy report of innovation and course of enchancment in breeding;
  • Glorious information of statistics in discipline experimental design and information evaluation;
  • Good mission administration, communication and interpersonal expertise;
  • Sturdy scientific writing expertise;
  • Means to work in multicultural environments;


  • The candidate ought to talk fluently (oral and writing) in English.

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Necessary Notes

  • The above statements are supposed to explain the overall nature and stage of labor to be carried out by folks assigned to this job.
    They don’t seem to be to be construed as an exhaustive checklist of all tasks, duties and expertise required of personnel so categorised.
    All personnel could also be required to carry out different tasks along with these specified sometimes, as wanted
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    • We’re an equal alternative employer and worth variety inclusion. We don’t discriminate on grounds of color, race, nationality, faith, age, ethnic origin, incapacity, gender, marital standing, or sexual orientation in our employment practices
    • Our individuals are all equally gifted in distinctive methods: we come from numerous traditions, private experiences and factors of view. And we need to embrace yours, Are you able to encourage us along with your concepts?
    • We encourage all candidates to use and doesn’t apply any discrimination in any recruitment course of.
    • Functions submitted after the deadline won’t be thought-about.
    • Because of the urgency of the place, we now have the appropriate to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile earlier than the above deadline
    • Solely certified candidates will probably be invited for interview