Nursery Growing & Operations Manager (Speciality Tomatoes)

South East England
££To attract the best
14 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Nursery Growing & Operations Manager

We are working exclusively with one of the most respected speciality tomato growers within the industry. Their success and business acumen has made them a highly admired supplier and employer within their sector and they now seek an extremely driven Growing & Operations Manager.

Reporting to the General Manager, the successful candidate will assist in all stages of crop production, forecasting, harvesting, R&D, varietal NPD and LEAF accreditation. They will ensure that the company achieves maximum operational efficiencies whilst maintaining high standards of excellence.  The ability to build and nurture relationships at all levels, both within the business and externally with customers and peers is vital to the role.

You will be expected to pro-actively seek to strategically enhance the performance of production with respect to yields, quality, costs and supply.

You will be a natural leader with an exceptional ability to manage and motivate individuals. The ability to effectively communicate at all levels is clearly essential.

This senior appointment requires a strong individual with a thorough understanding of modern protected growing techniques and excellent team building capability.

Salary: £To attract the best

Location: South England