Seeds Operations Manager (Production & Logistics)

Location Ashford
Discipline: Agriculture, Farming, Food & Fresh Produce
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £ £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Contact name: Louise Palmer

Contact email: office@agriFJ.co.uk
Job ref: 14004LP
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

​T Denne & Sons Ltd

Seeds Operations Manager (Production & Logistics)

We are a family owned independent agricultural merchant operating in the South East of England, involved in all aspects of agricultural seeds. We specialise in combinable seeds, specialist seeds, grass seed and contract grass seed processing. Our work also involves trading and processing grain including the specialist export market. In addition, we have an extensive property portfolio.

The Role

The role will be working within the existing sales department specialising in grass and specialist seeds. The job will have a strong emphasis on retail customer relationships and negotiating with plant breeders and trade contacts. The position will also require involvement in the management of production and logistics of the seed operations.

Candidate Requirements

•Sound understanding of crop production

•Excellent communicator and ability to deal with customer requirements

•Experience of working in either an agricultural trade, or farm management role

•Ability to problem solve

•Attention to detail

•Self-starter

•Team player

•Enthusiast

In return we offer

•Salary £30,000-£40,000 dependent on experience

•BUPA health care for candidate and immediate family

•Company Car

•Generous pension contributions

•20 days annual leave + bank holidays

•Flexible working arrangements

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in this role, please click on the Apply Now button to make your application.