Soft Fruit Production Manager- West Midlands

Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
The salary will reflect the candidates experience and be given on pro-rata basis.
Posted
27 Oct 2020
Closes
10 Nov 2020
Ref
LC081
Job Type
Farm Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking an experienced Soft Fruit Production Manager with a particular focus on berries to join a prestigious company at their state of the art strawberry production unit. This senior position will report to the Director of Soft Fruit Growing and is an excellent opportunity for an applicant with soft fruit and people management experience seeking progression within the industry.

The role will involve full responsibility for growing strawberries for contract orders and specifications. You will need to have an excellent understanding of quality assurance, crop husbandry and meeting targets.

Main Role responsibilities

  • Quality Assurance.
  • Crop husbandry, monitoring and maintenance.
  • Production planning to include providing accurate yield information.
  • People management.

About you:

  • You will ideally hold FACTS, BASIS and PA certificates.
  • Prior experience working in a production management role.
  • Excellent understanding of growing berries, particularly strawberries.
  • Team player, with people management experience.

Salary: The salary will reflect the candidates experience and be given on pro-rata basis.

Interested?

Please call Lauren Catherall on 01885 485527 or email an up to date copy of your CV (In Word Format) to lauren.catherall@delacyexecutive.co.uk

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