Farm Manager

b3 jobs
North West England
up to £50,000
09 Apr 2018
23 Apr 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Farm Manager

Job ref: 61495 | up to £50,000 | North West

The company

This is a challenging and rewarding role working for family-owned business which has been established for over 60 years. The business specialises in growing, packing and distributing a variety of products for major supermarkets as well as independent retailers, wholesalers and foodservice.

The job

Within a fast-paced farming environment, the Farm Manager is responsible for the planting, growing and harvesting of the crops, managing efficient growing and harvesting schedules, managing and training all farm staff, control of all related costs, reporting on farm performance, managing effective relationships with landowners plus ordering and managing all required equipment and machinery. Within a small, dynamic team of Farm Technicians you would be expected to manage the farming network given the supply expectations of the head office.

Your experience

You will be able to demonstrate a strong farm management track record, preferably within salads and brassica. You will have extensive knowledge of spraying techniques and processes – ideally qualified in PA3, BASIS, FACTS etc. You will also be an experienced people manager, have excellent relationship building skills plus be positive with a can-do attitude.

More details

The Farm Manager job is based in the North West region and is paying up to £50,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Farm Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Becky Gander,, quoting job reference 61495.

What happens next

After applying for jobs, we will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternative Job titles

Farm Manager | Agricultural Manager | Farming Management Jobs | Head of Farming | Head of Agriculture | Agricultural management Jobs | Farm Supervisor | Fresh Produce Farming Jobs |

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