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S293 - Assistant Farm Manager - Arable - Herefordshire

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit an Assistant Farm Manager for a diverse and progressive arable business in Herefordshire. Working closely with the business owner, the role will be based on a 2000 acre farm consisting of cereals, oilseeds, potatoes and apples.

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit an Assistant Farm Manager for a diverse and progressive arable business in Herefordshire. Working closely with the business owner, the role will be based on a 2000 acre farm consisting of cereals, oilseeds, potatoes and apples.

This is an exciting new role within a small team, offering a unique opportunity to grow within the business and develop a career. Duties will include assisting in the day to day running of the farm to include all arable elements.

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 Responsibilities:

OSR drilling

Autumn potato harvesting

Fertiliser application

De-Stoning potato land

Relief sprayer driving

Assistance with contract farming agreements

Agronomist liaison

Seasonal Logistics co-ordination

Candidate Requirements:

A broad understanding and background of practical arable farm work

The ability to make decisions

Numerate and IT literate

BASIS and FACTS qualified (desirable but not essential)

PA1+2 certificates (essential)

Ability to work in a high pressure environment with changing priorities

An enthusiastic and flexible team player with good interpersonal skills

Salary Package - In return for this unique opportunity, a competitive salary will be provided along with a vehicle and other benefits.

If you would like to discuss this interesting opportunity then please contact Sarah Milburn for a confidential discussion on 01885 485 527/07875 197 231 or email your CV to sarahmilburn@delacyexecutive.co.uk

www.delacyexecutive.co.uk

Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence. None of your details will be passed to a third party without your prior permission. This is not a job description. Please ensure you obtain full information about the job from De Lacy Executive and at interview with the employer.

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Summary

  • Ref: S293
  • Type: General Farm/Unit/Forestry Worker, Trainee - General - For subsequent management roles
  • Salary: In return for this unique opportunity, a competitive salary will be provided along with a vehicle and other benefits.
  • Location: WEST MIDLANDS,