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S309 - Crops Manager - Homebased East Midlands/East Anglia

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit a crops manager for a world leading event organisation. The role will take responsibility for a major UK agricultural event, managing crop trials and site establishment. This is a practical and rewarding role for the right individual with increased flexibility due to the seasonality of the position. This is a full time, permanent position.

Crops Manager - Homebased East Midlands/East Anglia

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit a crops manager for a world leading event organisation. The role will take responsibility for a major UK agricultural event, managing crop trials and site establishment. This is a practical and rewarding role for the right individual with increased flexibility due to the seasonality of the position. This is a full time, permanent position.

Responsibilities:

Taking pride in ensuring the crop plots are maintained to an impeccable standard at all times

Managing key relationships with external contacts

Overseeing contractors and suppliers that are relevant to the preparation of the crop plots and event site

To obtain quotations, prepare and work to the budget set for the event in relation to site preparation and maintenance in conjunction with the Operations Manager

Marking out the overall layout with the survey contractor and then the individual exhibitor crop plot layouts

Maintenance and repairs to machinery

Establishing and applying all inputs to the crops.

Grass sowing, establishment, rolling and cutting

Arranging for temporary labour to assist with crop plot and site maintenance when required

Assist the operations team in the build up and break down of the event

Requirements:

Extensive agronomy knowledge

Appropriate spraying qualifications

Driving licence

Knowledge of Microsoft Office

BASIS and FACTS certified (desirable)

The ability to work as part of a successful and busy team

Customer focussed

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Sarah Milburn on: Office 01885 483440, DDI 01885 485527, Mobile 07875 197231 or e-mail your CV and covering letter TO sarahmilburn@delacyexecutive.co.uk. Thank you.

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Summary

  • Ref: S309
  • Type: Agronomist (Must be BASIS accredited in UK), R D Manager, R D/Trials Assistant
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, EAST ANGLIA, EAST MIDLANDS,