An Excellent opportunity has arisen to Manage a Game Farm operation in Namibia
Essentials: Degree/Diploma in wildlife tourism preferable. Experience in game farm management & maintenance, game breeding experience, wildlife fencing and anti-poaching. Good understanding of Tourism & Guest management, Computer literate, with strong admin skills. Extremely honest and trustworthy, hard-working, adaptable to new environments. Valid driver’s license.
Location: Northern Namibia
Salary: Basic salary, housing, company vehicle, other general ‘live-in’ benefits, + performance incentive.
Details: Are you a young, qualified Wildlife/Conservation & Tourism person with an entrepreneurial business flare? Do you have game farm management experience and looking for an exciting opportunity to grow the business within a operation while enjoying a good quality life? The farm consists of 13,000ha in the vicinity of the Etosha National Park, Kunene, Namibia.
We are recruiting for a young, dynamic Game Farm Manager who will be responsible for the care, breeding & feeding of game, maintenance of the farm, lodge & garden infrastructure (incl. fencing, roads), and responsible for patrolling & anti-poaching functions. The Game Farm Manager needs to be energetic and have the knowledge, ability and experience to manage the game animal/wildlife conservation aspect of the farm, maintain the existing infrastructure, manage staff members, and grow the guest lodge business entity. The successful candidate will report directly to the Resort General Manager. There is a formal management plan with monthly management meetings scheduled for reporting.
Requirements: Relevant Degree/Diploma/Experience with wildlife/game farm operations.
- plans breeding schedules
- determines feed requirements
- monitors animal health
- ensures required bloodlines are maintained
- ensures availability/stock of game for resale
- co-ordinates deliveries
- attends game auctions
- participates in game capture
Experience in maintenance, hands-on and practical Business-minded, entrepreneurial spirit Physically fit and healthy Honest, trustworthy, resilient, adaptable Strong computer literacy Good communication skills.
Commencement: January 2020
Package: dependent on Qualification and Experience
Enquiries : Interested applicants should direct their enquiry to :
Email Address : firstname.lastname@example.org