Arable Operations Co-Ordinator - West Midlands

Recruiter
De Lacy Executive
Location
Hereford
Salary
A competitive salary and benefits package is offered depending on expe
Posted
17 Aug 2019
Closes
30 Aug 2019
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit an Arable Operation Co-Ordinator for a diverse and progressive arable business in the West Midlands. Working closely with the business owner, the role will be based on a 3,000+ acre farm consisting of cereals, potatoes and fruit. Our client is truly passionate about providing quality food products from field to fork whilst committing to the environment.

This is an exciting new role within a small team, offering a unique opportunity to grow within the business and develop a career. Main duties will include to oversee and co-ordinate the efficient function and operation of the farm business sectors. This will primarily be based within the potato sector of the business, but you will be involved with the other farming enterprises as and when required.

The successful candidate will be reliable, conscientious, and self-motivated. The farm is well maintained with modern machinery and equipment. This is fantastic opportunity for the right individual to join a thriving family business.

Candidate Requirements:

  • A broad technical understanding and background of practical arable production - particularly potatoes.
  • A strong desire to learn all aspects of running a food production business from primary production through to retail relationship management.
  • Numerate and IT literate.
  • PA1 & PA2 certificates - essential
  • Ideally BASIS qualified - not essential but would require a sound agronomy understanding.
  • Ability to work in a high-pressure environment with changing priorities.
  • An enthusiastic and flexible team player with good interpersonal skills and drive to succeed.
  • UK driving licence.

Remuneration: A competitive salary and benefits package is offered depending on experience and qualifications

Interested? For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Laura Edwards on: Office , DDI , Mobile or e-mail your CV and covering letter to Thank you.

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