Our client is a highly regarded fresh produce business that supplies high quality vegetables and potatoes to retail, wholesale and food manufacturing customers. Due to their continued growth, we are seeking an experienced Senior Potato Agronomist to lead the Agronomy team in Lincolnshire.
Your job will be to lead the Lincolnshire Potato Agronomy Team, providing technical and agronomic advice across all areas of potato production. This will include working with growers on issues like choosing the best seed varieties, yield improvement, storage and sales.
The other element of your role will be to ensure that your team are well managed and developed.
We are looking for candidates who have experience of managing a team and have strong leadership skills as well as a strong understanding of agronomy.
It is essential that you are BASIS qualified. FACTS is also highly desirable. Experience of working with potatoes would be a plus but is not crucial; if you have worked with similar crops then we still want to hear from you.
The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and car allowance as well as many other great benefits.
To find out more please apply via the link or contact Edina Bremner on 01780 480 530 or firstname.lastname@example.org for a confidential conversation.