Potato Operations Manager
Commercial arable business
Working on behalf of our client, applications sought for the position of Operational Manager for this professional, progressive and fully resourced 70Ha Potato business.
Working with the owner your role will be to provide a key role in the management team. Initial focus will be upon operations, crop production, irrigation, 5,000t of crop storage and the necessary crop records related to the potato enterprise. In addition, there is a role within the larger business in assisting with the maintenance and management of a number of properties and buildings within the farm.
Applicants should be able to illustrate effective operational management, cost effective use of staff and machines, attention to detail and strong leadership and team skills. You will have an enthusiasm and drive to add value to the business, and a budget focus to propose and then deliver on agreed annual business targets. Potato experience will be necessary.
An ability and willingness to learn will be an acceptable substitute for full experience.
The remuneration package will include a competitive salary, based upon experience, housing allowance and a farm vehicle.
Please ensure that before applying you have the legal right to work in the UK and are available in the UK for interview straightaway.
Those interested should apply in writing or by email to:
Active Business Partnerships
For an informal discussion to discuss any aspect of this role please call
Hamish Bichan on 07977 505583