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- Develop the strategy for X’s agriculture business across value chain;
- Identify and develop export markets for agriculture;
- Set-up an effective and efficient organisation;
- Prepare detail business plans and implement it.
The following are the KPI’s that would for this position:
- Strategy development and execution (20%);
- Business plan development and execution (30%);
- Development of a strong team with the required qualifications to execute the business plan successfully (15%);
- Responsibility for P&L (25%)
- Working effectively with other X business and corporate units (10%);
The specific duties for this role are as to:
- Identify export market potential in the short and midterm.
- Assess different opportunities across value-chain based on potential market.
- Assess competitors in each opportunity across value-chain.
- Prepare a detailed SWOT
- Assess risks, problems and issues across value-chain
- Compute profit margin in each opportunity across value-chain.
- Review law, regulation and government incentives with respect to agricultural sector.
- Assess investment requirements in each opportunity across value-chain.
- Assess technology requirements in each opportunity across value-chain.
- Define the mission and vision for X’s agriculture business.
- Define X’s position and branding strategy for its agriculture business
- Develop a detailed go to market strategy which includes amongst others Unique Selling Point (USP), distribution plans, customer strategies, differentiation strategy
- Develop five year pro-forma financial statements (P&L, Cashflow and Balance Sheet).
- Identify investments that may be required including sources of capital and D/E ratio.
- Compute investment return matrices including payback period, Return on Investment (ROI) and IRR.
- Estimate working capital
- Raising of capital (debt and/or equity) from either local or international markets.
- Develop divestment, M&A and exit strategies
- Minimum Master’s Degree in Agriculture, Economics, Development Studies, Business Administration or Management.
- Minimum fifteen years of experience in agriculture sector in ASEAN including significant experience in Myanmar agriculture sector.
- Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of past and current trends in Agriculture industry. Experience in working with private sector investment projects in agriculture.
- Substantive experience in leading and managing teams.
- Proven ability to deliver and perform with minimum supervision.
- Substantive experience in budgeting and financial management.
- Documented writing ability. Documented proposal writing and technical writing ability and successful project design experience.
- The position will require both local and overseas travel and applicant should be willing to travel on short notice.
Roles and Responsibilities
- Drives to build an active safety culture and healthy workplace;
- Plan, establish and implement EHS concerning policies and process; establish and execute strategies and action plan;
- Organize and track collection and update of EHS laws and regulations and drive the execution; timely organize all resource including people to assess the compliance of the laws and regulations;
- Drive the EOSH assessment and establish corresponding actions to ensure the compliance of the requirements, and to pass the relevant audits;
- Regular analyze EHS performance, organize improving opportunity defining and drive performance improving;
- Organize, plan and execute EHS projects and track progress to improve EHS performance according to business realities;
- Plan and manage environmental programs including but not limited to; waste, air and noise pollution control, hazardous and non-hazardous waste management, recycling, well water extraction, energy planning and the community right to know
- Create, track and achieve Key Business Indicators (KBI such as accidents, near miss reports and investigations) for EHS, ensure timely consolidation of information and reports to key stakeholders such as SLT, BIG, HRD and GM.
- Sum-up EHS experiences and outcomes and share to stakeholders; join in BIG successful experiences sharing;
- Organize defining, assessment and update of hazards and risk, and establish management plans following the assessment results;
- Build fluent communication and relationship with SLT of Myanmar, authorities, development, and BIG corporate office as well as other EHS managers in Asia
- Coach and Lead all stakeholders to ensure compliance and capability building in self and others
- Monitor the trends of EHS internal and externally and ensure best practice is implemented
- Join in HR activities and contribute to build a collaborative environment and achieve team objectives
- College graduate or above in Engineering or related subject area
- Command of English language, Microsoft office computer skills
- Ability to travel around Myanmar from time to time (company cover expense /provide transport)
- Must be physically fit and used to outdoors as time to be spent in factory and warehouse, construction conditions
- 1-2 years of working experience in Drinks/food or other labor intensive industry would be a plus
- Providing advice to the Chief Executive and the Executive Leadership Team across the range of the Department’s legal interests, risks and obligations
- Contributing a legality assurance perspective to the Department’s strategic and governance processes, particularly the executive decision-making process
- Partnering with the business and functional teams to support growth, implement business plans and facilitate key strategic projects
- Analyzing and advising on all legal and regulatory issues relating to commercial and contract law, risk management, intellectual property, leasing, licensing, corporate compliance, foreign investment, labor & employment, M&A, product liability, competition law, etc.
- Advising, drafting and reviewing various commercial contracts including sales, distribution, supply and marketing.
- Advising, training and implementing relevant compliance related policies e.g. competition law
- Assisting on projects where required
- Liaising and managing external legal counsel including managing the legal budget for litigation or other matters as required
Job Description of HR Director
- Develops organization strategies by identifying and researching human resources issues; contributing information, analysis, and recommendations to organization strategic thinking and direction; establishing human resources objectives in line with organizational objectives.
- Implements human resources strategies by establishing department accountability, including talent acquisition, staffing, employment processing, compensation, health and welfare benefits, training and development, records management, safety and health, succession planning, employee relations and retention, AA/EEO compliance, and labor relations.
- Manages human resources operations by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training, coaching, counseling, and disciplining staff; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing staff job contributions; maintaining compensation; determining production, productivity, quality, and customer-service strategies; designing systems; accumulating resources; resolving problems; implementing change.
- Develops human resources operations financial strategies by estimating, forecasting, and anticipating requirements, trends, and variances; aligning monetary resources; developing action plans; measuring and analyzing results; initiating corrective actions; minimizing the impact of variances.
- Accomplishes special project results by identifying and clarifying issues and priorities; communicating and coordinating requirements; expediting fulfillment; evaluating milestone accomplishments; evaluating optional courses of action; changing assumptions and direction.
- Supports management by providing human resources advice, counsel, and decisions; analyzing information and applications.
- Guides management and employee actions by researching, developing, writing, and updating policies, procedures, methods, and guidelines; communicating and enforcing organization values.
- Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
- Updates job knowledge by participating in conferences and educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
- Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Human Resources Director Skills and Qualifications:
Human Resources Management, Hiring, Developing Standards, Foster Teamwork, Management Proficiency, Managing Profitability, Promoting Process Improvement, Building Relationships, Organizational Astuteness, People Skills, Retaining Employees