• 6 months ago
  • Number of vacancies 1 opening

Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced individuals to fill the positions of ESTATE MANAGER available at Chitakale Plantations Company Limited in Mulanje, a subsidiary of MBL Holdings Limited.


Employer: MBL Holdings Limited.

Deadline: 16 May 2020

This position is tenable at its Estate in Mulanje and directly reports to the Group Managing Director

The successful Candidate should be able to direct the work of subordinates under him/her.


The ideal Candidate should:-

  • Have a Degree or Diploma in Agriculture or Forestry from a recognized institution with at least 5 years of practical experience in Tea Industry on the same position or in a related position.
  • Very good understanding of all areas relating to Tea Management with vast experience in Extension work involving all aspects of Tea management and directing the work of subordinates under him that is, the Field Assistants and Field Supervisors
  • Have good working knowledge of tea cultivation and management from nursery through to factory.
  • Demonstrate the ability to prepare Estate Budgets and be able to understand the management accounts and Reports
  • Be mature, visionary leader, self-starter, committed to work, well-motivated individual and willing to work odd and long hours.
  • Have good working knowledge of food processing, marketing and distribution of consumer goods
  • Be a Tea person
  • Be available immediately

Those not possessing the above qualifications and experience need not apply.

How to apply

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their applications together with updated Curriculum Vitae, bearing names of three traceable referees, one of whom should be the most recent employer OR to deliver by hand to the following before or on 16th May, 2020.

The Human Resource Manager

Chitakale Plantations Company Limited

P.O. Box 34



Email: [email protected]  with a copy to: [email protected]   and to: [email protected]


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