Our client is one of the leading farming businesses in the East of England. Due to proactive succession planning, they are now looking for a Managing Director to join the business next year to lead this large, diverse and profitable farming company.
Reporting to the Chairman, the role will have full P&L responsibility supporting the Farm Manager and their team to farm the considerable asset base in the best way possible maximising sustainable financial returns for the owner across a range of farming enterprises. The role will be a vital link between the farms, suppliers, customers and the agribusiness service sector (agents, consultants etc) and provide clear governance and leadership for the business.
To be suitable for this role, candidates will be able to demonstrate excellent knowledge and experience of leading a large scale root crop farming business, possess strong commercial and financial acumen and have a clear passion for developing sustainable farming practices through the use of research and technological investments.
For more information on this exciting opportunity, please contact Helen Lodge for a confidential discussion at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0113 8346634.