Small Scale Growers Development Manager

10 July 2024

Website Tongaat Hulett Sugar

Purpose of role

  • Promote and maintain strong relationships with local government and stakeholders and all SSG to enable cane production growth for the business.
  • Ensure adherence to company people management practices for compliance with Tongaat Hulett Rules and procedures.


Key Responsibilities

  • Engagement with new small-scale farmers and coordinating all assessments for new farmers including mapping and cane supply agreements.
  • Engagement with local authorities including land conflict resolution through government at low levels.
  • Assist on land certificates, water licenses, and other legal documentation for small-scale farmers.
  • Assist on new land development for small-scale sugar farmers.
  • Creating and organizing new associations including their registration in a national magazine.
  • Provide technical assistance to the farmers with good cane production practices to increase production and productivity.



  • Degree/diploma in Business Administration, Agriculture, or any related field



  • Up to 10 years relevant experience in Business Administration is an advantage.