Strategy Director - Beef & Lamb | Warwickshire | £DOE
We are working alongside the UK's top body of analysts and knowledge leaders, dedicated to providing up to date support, information and critical market feedback to the agricultural and processing sector. This will include food processors and all suppliers into the food chain alike, to help improve their products and quality to meet the changing demand of the market place.
We are on the hunt for a leader in the agricultural sector to head up a team of strategy professionals with outstanding practical experience and knowledge in the Beef & Lamb sector. This role also sees you having a direct path of communication to the Board of Directors acting as the 'glue' between the board and the rest of the organisation ensuring delivery on certain criteria.
In this position you would produce a clearly defined and well thought out strategy & business plan with the Chief of Strategy that will ensure business targets are hit and the right information is being distributed to invested parties. You would also be responsible for the implementation of this plan within your specific team, their growth, development and foster an excellent working culture within the business. There will also be a certain responsibility for allocated budget within your sector to ensure projects are completed in time getting the required outcome for all parties.
We are looking for a market leading expert who displays the following characteristics:
An excellent networker and relationship builder will be pivotal. This will help you build contacts within the industry, influence & negotiate with invested parties and lead a team successfully to achieve the required goals.
Brilliant and industry leading knowledge within the livestock and meat processing sector will enable you to plan effectively. Utilising your strategic and business development expertise will help you in ensuring you give the sector and relevant parties what they need and your team the information to execute all business plans.
Communication is key for this role, not just in developing new relationships but also in handling a team of people and getting across a specific vision and plan for the business, directed by the board.
If you are an industry leading agriculture, supply chain or food expert with experience in red meat and leading large teams, we would love to hear form you.
If you would like to know more or have any questions please get in touch with Michael Kendall on 01780 480530 or firstname.lastname@example.org for a confidential chat.