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BAT is evolving at pace - truly like no other organisation.

To achieve the ambition, we have set for ourselves, we are looking for colleagues who are ready to live our ethos every day. Come be a part of this journey!

BAT FIJI IS LOOKING FOR A FIELD OFFICER

SENIORITY LEVEL: Experienced Non-Management Level

FUNCTION: Leaf

SALARY RANGE: Competitive salary + excellent benefits + market leading bonus

LOCATION: Nadi, Fiji

ROLE POSITIONING AND OBJECTIVES

This role is part of Leaf Department.

A key technical specialist responsible for providing farmers with advice & assistance regarding cultural practices required to grow tobacco, and then to purchase green leaf to correct physical and smoking qualities as required by BAT SEA blenders, to price and quality standards set by the Head of Leaf Fiji. This role provides the foundation for the production of quality tobacco required to meet cigarette production requirements and the customer satisfied with the product

Reports to: Area Manager

WHAT YOU WILL BE ACCOUNTABLE FOR

  • To plan and organise farmer registration as per the given target and plan all field cultivation activities to achieve required tobacco volume including land selection & preparation ensuring accurate measuring.
  • To supply farmers the required quantity of seedlings, fertilizer, chemicals etc. ensuring that the issues do not exceed the requirement for the hectarage.
  • To implement the correct field cultivation techniques by farmers to ensure that quality and good farm husbandry is maintained.
  • Work closely with the farming community to maintain good relationships ensuring SDC can produce yearly tobacco requirements thereby securing BAT Fiji ongoing profit.

CAN THIS BE YOUR FUTURE ROLE?

  • Do you have organisational/ planning skills?
  • Do you have agriculture skills?

CRUCIAL EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Certificate/Diploma Qualifications from the Fiji College of Agriculture or similar recognized institutions.
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience in similar organisations.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must have good communication skills.

REMUNERATION AND BENEFITS

You will receive a competitive remuneration package.

We have flexible working, great parental leave and carer's leave benefits and a positive and inclusive culture.

WE ARE BAT

At BAT we are committed to our Purpose of creating A Better Tomorrow. This is what drives our people and our passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at BAT.

  • Global Top Employer with 53,000 BAT people across more than 180 markets
  • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries
  • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations
  • Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner
  • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies

BELONGING, ACHIEVING, TOGETHER

Collaboration, diversity and teamwork underpin everything we do here at BAT. We know that collaborating with colleagues from different backgrounds is what makes us stronger and best prepared to meet our business goals. Come bring your difference!

Disclaimer: We might not have an open role at this moment, but, because our work environment is very dynamic, we would love to hear from you!  We encourage you to apply and the moment we have a suitable position for your profile, the Recruitment Team will contact you as soon as possible. Please note this role is based in Nadi, Fiji.

BAT is evolving at pace
truly like no other organisation

You’ll paint the picture of
A Better Tomorrow with us

Apply today and you can help us become carbon neutral by 2030