Potato Production Director

Posted 13 November 2023
Salary £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Company car & bonus
Job type Permanent
Discipline Agricultural & Farm ServicesAgronomy, Fertilisers, Crop Protection & AgrochemicalsCrops, Seeds & Grains JobsFarmingFood & Fresh ProduceSenior, High Level & International
Contact NameCharlotte Powell

Job description

Our leading client is currently seeking a qualified Potato Production Director to join its dedicated growing operation. This recruitment arises due to the retirement of the current Director.
The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in overseeing the production of over 170 hectares of high-grade seed potatoes annually.
Responsibilities will encompass various aspects of the production cycle, including land acquisition, planting, rogueing, crop protection, agronomy, harvesting, storage, and grading.
Situated in Milnathort, Scotland, the ideal candidate will possess a diverse set of practical farming skills, effective communication abilities, and strong people management skills.
The role involves collaboration within a larger team dedicated to breeding and marketing potato varieties for the future.

£50,000 - £70,000
A competitive salary package, including pension benefits, a company car, and profit-related pay, is on offer as part of the comprehensive benefits provided by this larger organisation. If you have the requisite skills and are eager to contribute to the success of a leading agricultural operation, we invite you to apply and be a valuable part of our team.

To find out more please email Charlotte Powell, Senior Recruitment Delivery Consultant: 
Cpowell@agriRS.co.uk (include CV).
We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.
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