Our client is an internationally recognised provider of agrimetric data and services for the crop protection, livestock, environmental and renewable industries. The Group’s data principally enables clients to take more informed decisions around their own production methods, input procurement, governance, product development and support consultancy clients in advising their own clients. The Group continues to grow its interests through organic growth and M&A activity and are now looking for an experienced Technical & Operations Director to join the leadership team.
Reporting to the Managing Director, the Technical & Operations Director will provide leadership and strategic direction of sites across the UK, and oversee and develop the technical capability of the analytical service provided to customers. The role will ensure the teams, systems, process administration, facilities and compliance not only meet required standards but is also recognised as ‘best in class’ across the European marketplace.
The successful candidate will have high level of technical and operational experience within the agri food sector with the ability to lead cross functional teams across a number of sites in the UK. Applicants should be able to demonstrate the technical knowledge to lead and champion the business within the industry as well as ensure the operational infrastructure allows the business to continue to grow whilst exceeding customer expectations. Above all, candidates must be a natural leader and motivator of people, with excellent organisational and leadership skills.
For more information on this confidential opportunity, please contact Darren Houghton on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0113 8346634.