Farm Manager

Location
National
Salary
Competitive - House plus car
Posted
14 Jun 2021
Closes
12 Jul 2021
Ref
820
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our Client

Eden Search & Select are delighted to be partnering with a 3rd Generation family farm to recruit an experienced and ambitious Farm Manager to manage a 2000 acre mixed arable and leading pedigree livestock farm. The farm is part of a highly successful privately owned agri business enterprise, with an international agriculture machinery business, offering state of the art equipment.   

The Role

Reporting to the Owner, this new appointment will lead the farm as an autonomous business unit, developing an ambitious but sustainable farming strategy and best in class agronomic practices. Taking P&L ownership, the role will have management responsibility for the practical duties within the day-to-day farming, operations, and managing a small team of 5 people. The successful candidate will also be responsible for leading diversification projects on farm including land acquisition as well as identifying other areas that will drive growth and profitability. A full relocation package will be offered to the successful applicant.

The Candidate

To be suitable for this role, candidates should either be a farm manager or experienced assistant farm manager within the arable.  Candidates will be ambitious, displaying excellent team leadership skills and the ability to run the farm with the financial acumen to create budgets, and the commercial nous to deliver them. BASIS and FACTS is desirable but not essential as candidates will be assessed on their track record working in a similar arable environment.

For more information about this exciting opportunity please contact Andy Ross at Eden Search and Select on 0203 7957735 or info@edensearch.co.uk . All applications are being managed by Eden Search and Select.