Working Farm Manager

  • Job Reference: 214520515-2
  • Date Posted: 8 January 2021
  • Recruiter: Redfox Executive Selection Ltd
  • Location: Chichester, Sussex
  • Salary: £30,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Food Technology, Manufacturing & Supply Chain
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

One of the most progressive fresh produce companies in the UK of recent years, our South-coast based client is widely recognised as one of Britain's leading vegetable & herb growers. The company continues to innovate and diversify its business ensuring a successful and sustainable supply to leading retailers and food service sector within the UK. This success has been built on strong foundations of quality, service and a commitment to excellence.

This highly ambitious business now needs a very capable and practical individual that will pro-actively assist the Farms Director with day-to-day responsibility for vegetable & arable production areas managing all details of the farming operation as required. You will consider all options to raise standards, increase productivity, develop new crops, manage multi-disciplined team and hit budget. You will need to manage a range of precision field crops so specific hands-on experience will be a distinct advantage. You will need to have the appetite to be a leading contributor to a farming business that have plans to grow significantly within the next few years.

If you are a proven Farm Manager or Assistant Farm Manager, ideally from the fresh produce sector, looking for a new challenge, we want to hear from you!

£30-50K (Depending on Experience)