Assistant Farm Manager

Location
Kent
Salary
Dependent on experience
Posted
21 Dec 2016
Closes
21 Jan 2017
Ref
4349LB
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

We are delighted to be working with a truly innovative and well established UK Farm based in Kent to recruit an Assistant Farm Manager who will have full responsibility for growing and harvesting of UK crops and for the induction training of new team members on this very high profile farm.

Our client is a high profile fresh produce business specialising in growing high quality crops to supply both retailers and non-retail outlets and they have seen a continued period of strong growth over many years. Farming does not get more exciting or complex than this ensuring that you will be kept on your toes!

This role will have responsibility for the main undertaking of the harvest operation working closely with the Farm Operations Manager, Technical Manager and Procurement Manager to produce detailed crop plans and labour requirements as well as having responsibility for the budget and targets.

You will enjoy working to overcome any technical issues for specific crops and ensuring that all harvested crops are delivered to the packhouse on time, within specification and at the best possible quality.

The successful Assistant Farm Manager will have experience of managing harvests, providing crop availability forecasts and managing a large and diverse team or will be ready to take the next step in their career.

If you want to be part of a fresh produce success story and work for a company that will support you and help you to progress and develop your career then apply today via this website!