Brief Background to ADMARC
Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (ADMARC) is a statutory corporation formed under Chapter 67:03 of the Laws of Malawi, The company is a state-owned Company whose functions fall in two major categories namely commercial and social. Under its commercial function, the Company’s main objectives include but not limited to production, grading, value-addition, packaging, marketing and distribution of agricultural produce across the country and beyond. Under its social function, ADMARC Ltd plays a pivotal role in maize price stabilization for food security as well as other developmental and social roles on behalf of Government.
In recent years, ADMARC Limited has experienced several challenges on account of both Internal and external factors. The challenges include inadequate operational resources and capital investment, late entry onto the agricultural commodity market, unpredictable weather patterns which have in turn affected agricultural production.
In its quest to deal with the challenges, the Government of Malawi intends to reform ADMARC to enhance efficiency in the Company’s operations. Government is therefore inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced Malawian candidates to fill the vacant position that has arisen at ADMARC Ltd and whose details are highlighted below: