Dairy Farm Manager - Major Farming Ltd

Eden Search and Select
04 Apr 2018
19 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Dairy Farm Manager for Major Farming Ltd -620 Cows plus 380 Youngstock on 300ha ring fenced farm in Staffordshire - DE13 9HL.

Due the current manager developing his own business the role of Dairy Farm Manager is coming available in June.

Farm Management Experience in the Grazing / Block calving system is required. The role requires someone with ambition who is full of enthusiasm for managing People. Great stockmanship for managing a large herd of Cows plus the skill to manage and measure Grass. There is a good team of staff already in place, a simple spring calving system and good infrastructure.

Leadership, planning and good communication skills are required for running the farm and team. The role includes attendance of board meetings to ensure full involvement in all areas of decision making. Rupert Major provides very good supported and comprehensive KPI and financial analysis. The herd and the farm still have scope for further improvement. This is a great opportunity for a new manager to make their mark, further their management capabilities. Membership of a discussion group and a focus on personal development will ensure on going advancement of their career.

The remuneration / salary package will be very competitive and reflect the high level of responsibility this job requires. Accommodation is on the farm in a lovely 4-bedroom house with council tax paid.

This role would be perfect for someone who is currently managing a smaller herd and would like the opportunity to manage a larger farm with broader management responsibility. The farm is in the centre of the country close to several villages with shops schools and excellent transport links.

Please send an e-mail to to arrange a time for a phone call ASAP - Interviews in April.