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National Farm Manager | Fresh Produce | Shropshire

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National Farm Manager | Fresh Produce | Shropshire

  • Location:

    Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Agriculture

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Sarah Want

  • Job ref:

    SW13891

  • Published:

    20 days ago

National Farm Manager | Fresh Produce | Shropshire

Salary - Depending on experience

Are you passionate about getting the most from a team of people while maintaining high standards or looking for your next step up in your career growing fresh produce?

About Our Client

Our client is an established grower, with farms across the UK producing a mix of vegetables. With a focus on teamwork which they believe is the secret to their success, the result is providing quality veg to some of the largest and demanding customers. With an eye on rapid future growth, they are on the lookout for a range of candidates to nurture and take to their next step in their career.

About the Job

As the national farm manager, you will oversee a number of sites with a focus on growing the crop. Utilizing a team of 15 people and a vision to grow this to 30 people over time. Predominantly focusing on the growing of high-quality vegetables you will be able to communicate across the team and be highly organized. The correct approach to work and teamwork is more important than previous vegetable growing experience but is desirable. Some funded travel will be required across the season but based out of Shropshire.

The Ideal Candidate

Someone comfortable leading a team of up to 30 people or a positive approach to taking on a new challenge. Capable of managing tractor drivers, mechanics, spray operators etc. while liaising with landowners, ensuring a positive end to end experience for both the landowner and company. After that, all you need to do is worry about the great British weather!

How to Apply

If this sounds like it could be of interest, please apply via the link. Alternatively, if you want to learn a little more about the role first, please feel free to phone Sarah on 01780 480 530 for an informal chat.