Farm Managing Director

Discipline: Agriculture, Farming, Food & Fresh Produce
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £175000 to £200000
Contact name: Maria Ledbury

Contact email:
Job ref: 14631 KM
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Job Title: Farm Managing Director

Vacancy Ref: 14631 KM

Location of the Job: Saudi Arabia

The Company: One of the largest agricultural and food-processing share stock companies in the Middle East and North Africa

The Industry: Farming, fresh fruit, fruit and vegetable farming, agriculture, hydroponics, dairy produce, olive oil.

The Job Role details & Key Responsibilities:

  • Hands on management with the growing of fresh fruit and vegetables

  • Awareness of planting, growing, picking and packing.

  • Be in control of a 250 million Euro budget

  • People management

  • Use state of the art technology at all stages

  • Excellent forward planning and scheduling ability

  • Handling paperwork and keeping administrative records

  • Recruiting, training/instructing and supervising farm workers

Ideal Person Skills and Qualifications:

  • Full P&L experience

  • Previous experience with the European market

  • Strong commercial aptitude

Additional Information:

  • Farm is based in Al Harj

  • Accommodation is based in Riyadh

  • Zero tolerance of drink and drugs

  • Follow a decent dress code

  • Must be familiar with low humidity - around 10%

Salary package:

  • £175-£200K with performance bonus on top if KPI’s are met

  • Accommodation available within a compound that contains a pool, golf course

  • Children can be educated in the schools built by the company

  • Transport and phone provided

  • Flights to home included

How to apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to;

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