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Poultry Farm Area Manager - Yorkshire

De Lacy Executive
Dependent on experience
Closing date
1 Dec 2023

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Job Type
Manager/Supervisor, Farm Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

This is an opportunity for someone from a broiler farming background to apply their knowledge and skills in a commercial role.

As Area Manager you will be responsible for overseeing a number of poultry farms and ensuring they are achieving optimum performance. Working closely with the farm managers in your area, you will utilise your expertise to support and guide them towards reaching their targets.

Additionally, you will ensure that each farm is compliant with industry and company standards on matters such as animal welfare, health and safety, and biosecurity.

The successful candidate for this position will be someone with excellent management and communication skills who can lead and influence others.

The role:

  • Oversee the running of farms in your area
  • Liaise with Farm Managers
  • Set targets
  • Monitor KPIs
  • Conduct performance reviews
  • Ensure farms are compliant with company and industry standards e.g. welfare, biosecurity, H & S
  • Manage and support employees
  • Cascade management updates
  • Extensive travel to farms in your area

You will have:

  • Broiler farming experience
  • People management skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with people of all levels e.g. directors, farm managers, farm workers
  • Commercial acumen
  • Commutable to Yorkshire area

The Package:

  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Vehicle
  • Generous annual leave

How do I apply?

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Harry Porter on: 01885 485524 or e-mail your CV and covering letter To Thank you.

De Lacy Executive will upload your CV to our database and retain some data about you in order to process your application.

More information about our processing activities can be found at .

Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission. Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

De Lacy Executive is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice, and is registered with the Information Commissioners Office. De Lacy Executive complies with all relevant data protection legislation.


De Lacy Executive is the professional Agri-Business recruitment consultancy.

Since 2000 we have been recruiting within the agriculture, horticulture, fruit, fresh produce, primary food and other rural sectors in the UK and Internationally. We arguably have the largest database of candidates and regular employer clients.

In this period we have been privileged to help countless companies and jobseekers to achieve their employment goals.

We engage at all levels from trainee through to senior executive and in disciplines from production to technical and commercial.

Our team of nine is friendly, knowledgeable and experienced. We welcome your enquiries and offer our very best advice and service whatever the employment situation.

Most of us are agriculturalists by upbringing and education and have experience of working in the sector we serve before entering the recruitment industry.  We are well trained in recruitment practice and De Lacy Executive is the only Agricultural Recruitment business to be Approved by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation which promotes high standards within the recruitment industry.

We maintain the highest levels of confidentiality and are registered and conform to the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

 “Integrity, Knowledge and Confidentiality”.

We look forward to hearing from you.

De Lacy Executive Ltd. Suite 7, Malvern Gate, Bromwich Road, Worcester WR2 4BN

Tel: 01885 483440. E mail:

Company info
01885 483440
Suite 7
Malvern Gate
Bromwich Road

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