Crop Manager

Location
Fife
Salary
£35,000 - 45,000 + package
Posted
08 Jun 2018
Closes
15 Jun 2018
Ref
6736
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a manufacturer of high-quality products in Fife, is currently looking to recruit a Crop Manager to join their successful team.

In this role you will have responsibility of managing the production of brassica & salad crops from planning through to harvest. Working closely with our growers, you will provide technical and agronomic advice to all stages of crop production to ensure the supply of high quality product to our factories and our customers. You will be accountable in securing the growers’ land required to produce the required volumes, as well as product development, variety and agronomy trials.

Leading by example and a role model for the business with growers, customers and other suppliers, the ideal candidate should possess good decision making skills as well as having strong organisational skills. A full UK driving licence is essential as is experience of vegetable crop production.  BASIS and FACTS qualifications are preferred, however training will be provided to the right candidate.

The role is demanding and requires excellent communication skills, to be proficient in Microsoft office and have a determination to succeed

Indicative Salary Range: £35000 - 45000 + car and phone

KPI Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

All candidates registering with KPI Recruitment Ltd. will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for their position.