Farm Manager – South West

Location
South West
Salary
A competitive package to include a family sized home.
Posted
03 Jun 2021
Closes
01 Jul 2021
Ref
JR191
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

If you are an experienced farm manager looking for a new challenge within a diverse and ambitions family business, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Working within the heart of the rural community, surrounded by excellent amenities and local schools, you will responsible for the day to day organisation and running of the farming business which sits across three sites and is comprised of dairy, beef and sheep.      

Working closely with the Director, you will proactively develop plans for new infrastructure that supports future growth and improvements for all area of the business. You must be a great ‘people’s person’ with strong communication skills as you will positively lead your team, develop, and manage whilst ensuring that all areas of the farm are run efficiently and producing the highest quality outputs.

Responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for the management of two Herd Managers, carrying out regular line management meetings and annual performance reviews.
  • You will liaise with milk purchasers to ensure all paperwork and standards are adhered to and exceeded.
  • You will carry out and oversee various annual inspections and ensure certification is up to date.
  • You will carry out cost-effective procurement of required products and materials, enabling efficiency saving and effective turn-around of work plans.
  • You will oversee recruiting, training and supervising farm workers to create a motivated and highly qualified team.
  • You will support the farms input into local Dairy shows.

Requirements:

  • You will have previous experience in farm management.
  • You will be experienced in the Dairy industry.
  • You will have the ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the business.
  • You will have the proven ability to implement and drive procedures, tasks and targets forward
  • You will have previous people management skills
  • You will be an excellent team player.
  • A full UK driving licence.

Remuneration:

  • A competitive package to include a family sized home.

Interested?

Jane Righton: DD: 01885 485522, Mobile: 07875197231 or e-mail your CV and covering letter to: jane.righton@delacyexecutive.co.uk.

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