General Manager | Operations | Fresh Produce

€110000.00 - €140000.00 per annum
11 Apr 2018
09 May 2018
Will Thomson
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Currently working with a vibrant and innovative fruit and vegetable grower-owned organisation that exports fresh produce globally. We are looking to speak with an Italian speaking Regional General Manager with a background in fresh produce who are competent and 'people centric'.

Fulfilling a Senior Operations leadership position, you will report into the Chief International Production Officer (CEO equivalent) leading, shaping and delivering sourcing strategy and commercial objectives. As a member of the senior management team you will be instrumental in delivering growth and operational and P&L responsibility for the European fresh produce Supply business. This includes the management of a regional team providing a technical, commercial, operational and administrative interface with local growers and post-harvest operators.

This role is ideal for a strong operations leader who is fluent in both English and Italian and flexible to work in Italy with travel across Europe. We are looking for experience in commercial fruit and vegetable production, harvest management, packing processes and cool storage management.

You will be a highly capable General Manager who ideally comes from a large fresh produce commercial enterprise. You will be naturally adept to thrive within a fast-paced and varied fruit and vegetable operations environment - to be a successful candidate you will demonstrate a proven track record in delivering results and meeting customer expectations.

If you are interested in the role please click below to apply or feel free to call Will on 01780 480530 or