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Dan-Slovakia Agrar A.S. is looking for a crop production manager

Dan-Slovakia Agrar a.s. is looking for a Crop Production Manager. The company is one of the leading agricultural companies in Slovakia, and has built a reputation of excellence within its farming activities. The company is focused on two specialities, firstly pig production with a 7 000 sow herd on a farrow to finish production cycle, and secondly crop production with a cultivated land bank od circa 6 000 hectares. Both of the production activities are in a continued period of expansion.

In order to consolidate and strengthen the profitability of the crop production unit, the company is looking for an experienced Crop Production Manager to take responsibility for the overall operation, and organisation of the unit.

 

As a potential candidate for the role, you will be:

  • Experienced in large scale arable crop production
  • A natural and practical leader, capable of motivating an experienced team
  • A well-qualified business manager and agronomist
  • A good communicator with a high level of interpersonal skills
  • Able to demonstrate a high organisational capacity with a good sense of order
  • Capable of using management software for example Agrinavia or GateKeeper
  • English speaking to fluent level, both in spoken and written forms
  • Ready to settle permanently in Slovakia in order to fulfil your role

 

As Crop Production Manager your job description will be:

  • Reporting directly to the resident Danish company Director (CEO)
  • A member of the Management Team of Dan-Slovakia Agrar
  • Responsible for Crop Production budgets, financial actuals and bottom-line profitability
  • Optimization of all aspects of crop production – crop rotation, man-power, machinery & agronomy
  • The capacity to work closely with all the company MT, but especially the head of the machinery department and the pig production managers at all levels

 

Dan-Slovakia Agrar will offer you:

  • An excellent career opportunity for an ambitious and talented Crop Production leader
  • Good working conditions with a highly reputable company
  • A company vehicle
  • Accommodation in the local town of Velky Meder
  • A salary and benefits commensurate with the position


With a location in the middle of Europe, Dan-Slovakia Agrar a.s. is located in southwestern Slovakia and is not far from major capital cities such as Bratislava (1 hour), Budapest (1½ hours), Vienna (1½ hours) and Prague (3½ hours). The company is based very close to Velky Meder, a developing and friendly spa town with many annual visitors to the local Thermal baths.

Please send your CV & letter of motivation to: melinda.lakos@dsa.sk


 Trainee in farm management at Dan-Slovakia Agrar, a.s.

Dan-Slovakia Agrar, a.s. cooperates with Business Academy Aarhus in Denmark – a university providing a bachelor study in Agricultural Management. We provide the practical training in the 3rd semester during a 1,5 year study (3 semesters) in Denmark which gives you the theoretical and practical training in agricultural management.

You can find further information about the bachelor study in Agricultural Management and Business Academy Aarhus at the following link:

BAAA Agricultural Management produktblad
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If you are interest please contact Melinda Lakos (melinda.lakos@dsa.sk, 00421 911 718 688) and get an Impression of how a practical training at our farms can support your management study in Denmark.