Arable & Grain Business Manager

Location
Milton Ernest – North Bedfordshire
Salary
Competitive employment package
Posted
01 Feb 2021
Closes
19 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Arable & Grain Business Manager Milton Ernest – North Bedfordshire

Introduction

Established in 1939, Bedfordia Farms is a progressive, family-owned integrated farming and land management business based in North Bedfordshire.

The Estate in Milton Ernest is well resourced with a comprehensive range of leading-edge equipment and technology, that demonstrates our professional approach to successful farming.

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join our team as Arable & Grain Business Manager. You will be responsible for 2,450 hectares of combinable crops, a large-scale countryside stewardship scheme, and our 27,000 tonne commercial grain store with a TASCC accredited grain laboratory. This high calibre role would suit a highly organised, knowledgeable professional with a passion for agriculture and the countryside.

The Role

Reporting directly to the Farms MD, you will be responsible for reviewing, developing, amending, and implementing operational strategy, adapting the business to thrive in the new agricultural environment.

You will need to demonstrable commercial acumen and have the ability and determination to consistently achieve outstanding outcomes. Leading your team, you will be open to approach new ideas and working practices, whilst delivering outstanding business objectives, as measured by preset KPI’s.

A talented Manager in Arable and Grain production, you will have at least 5 years’ experience of delivering solid results and clear motivational leadership to your team. 

As a role model with excellent leadership and communication skills, you will have the ability to think quickly and work under pressure. Proficient at planning for yourself and your team, you will respond well to pressure and be flexible when seeking solutions.

You will actively promote Health & Safety and best practice along with an understanding and empathy towards environmental sustainability.

Benefits

Fully supported by openminded leadership and a skilled and friendly team; this is an exceptional opportunity for the right candidate.

We offer a competitive employment package within an ambitious business.

Modern, well-appointed offices in an attractive working environment.

A house is available, if required, along with a relocation package where appropriate.

Apply now

Send your CV with a covering letter to jane.bloomfield@bedfordia.co.uk. For further details, visit www.bedfordiafarms.co.uk

Closing date: Friday 19th February 2021.

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