Assistant Farm Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Kent
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
FANTASTIC FARMING OPPORTUNITY****

Our clients grow, pack and distribute over 40 crops supplying to the wholesale, retail and high end restaurant markets. Working through a growing network of ten sites across three counties, they specialise in innovative new varieties and will also grow to customers requests.

Product categories include herbs, spinach and asparagus . Established in the early 1950's and now employing two hundred staff, this is a company who treat the people who work for them as individuals. As such, you will be looking to make an impact and develop quickly, being given additional responsibilities as you add value to the business.

You'll be dedicated, committed and a natural leader, man management being a large part of the role.This position offers a true lifestyle choice for a passionate, efficient and switched on individual who wishes to embrace the seasonal challenges that only commercial crop production can offer.

We are seeking an Assistant Farm Manager who is looking to use their commercial farming or relevant placement year experience gained to date, to step up into this fabulous career orientated role. A Graduate, you'll be ambitious and keen to develop your skills and knowledge in a company who will, in turn, be expecting to give you autonomy relatively quickly. If you have practical crop experience or spent your placement year with a horticulture or farming business we would be particularly interested in your application. A recent Graduate will need to demonstrate project or operation skills that ultimately benefited the business during twelve months.

If you are ambitious, have a full understanding and enjoyment of the farming lifestyle and are totally committed in your goal to becoming a Farm Manager then this position for you.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: GBP30,000.00 /year

Required education: Bachelor's

Required experience: Assistant Farm Management - Commercial: 2 years

Graduate with relevant placement year: 1 year

Required licence or certification:Full