Blueberry Grower Manager | West Sussex | £Competitive

Recruiter
Location
West Sussex
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
10 Feb 2017
Ref
EB8701
Function
Grower Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

A successful and expanding soft fruit producer is looking for an experienced berry grower to advance their blueberry production operation. Being at the forefront of the UK's soft fruit industry, you will be working with passionate and likeminded people who would support you in your job role as Blueberry Grower Manager. With a reputation of training and developing their staff, there are very real, exciting opportunities for you to progress your career and reach new heights whilst working with this company.

The Job

As Blueberry Grower Manager, your job will be varied and diverse. You will have various responsibilities including the day to day duties of growing berries, driving forward innovation and crop development, managing and developing your team and budgetary control of your projects.
You will also be liaising with other growers, technical managers and farm managers to ensure that your berries are the best in the UK.

The Candidate

If you wish to become Blueberry Grower Manager, you will have a degree or equivalent in horticulture, agriculture, agronomy or food production.
You will also have, give or take, approximately 5 years experience of working in the commercial growing sector, preferably with berries.
You will be self-motivated, team orientated and reliable.
A clean UK driving licence and enthusiasm from working in horticulture, agriculture, agronomy or food production is essential.

If you are interested in finding out more about this Blueberry Grower Manager job, then please contact Edina on 01780 480 530 or Edina@morepeople.co.uk.