Tea Farm Manager Job Vacancy in Limuru, Kenya (70K)

Position Title: Farm Manager – Tea Farm

Industry: Agriculture

Location: Limuru

Gross Salary: Ksh 70,000

Other benefits: House Allowance and Medical Cover

Our client manages a Tea farm in Limuru and they would like to hire a Farm Manager who will be responsible for the management of tea plantation and harvesting activities in order to achieve maximum productivity at minimum costs.

S/He will oversee all daily operations at the farm, harvesting of tea leaves and ensuring good leaf quality is produced.


  • Direct and coordinate activities such as planting, pruning, plucking.
  • Ensure effective crop husbandry in the farm in order to maximize yield per unit area/bush.
  • Advise on weather patterns and appropriate months for pruning and fertilizer application.
  • Manage daily plucking/harvesting cycles to maximize on field production.
  • Manage labour costs.
  • Ensure effective and efficient utilization of farm inputs.
  • Ensure that Good Agricultural Practices and best operating practices are implemented and adhered to in the entire supply chain of green leaf from the farm to factory.
  • Manage all the transport logistics for the farm.
  • Accountable for the delivery of best quality of green leaf to the factory.
  • Communicate all field policies and procedures and manage field staff relations.
  • Build capacity of supervisors through relevant trainings to maximize on quality and production.
  • Ensure implementation of both Local and relevant international regulations as required by the relevant certification bodies.
  • Maintaining accurate records, preparing and presenting reports as required.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture, Agribusiness Management, or any other related study.
  • At least five (5) years progressive work experience in a supervisory role in a tea farm.
  • Proven practical agronomic and senior management experience, with a reputable tea firm.
  • Direct experience in engaging with stakeholders in an agricultural setup.
  • Knowledge of tea certification standards and processes.
  • Rain Forest Alliance certification will be an added advantage.

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualifications and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Farm Manager – Tea Farm) to jobs@corporatestaffing.co.ke by 15th October 2022.