Farm Manager for Cherries Required
Based: Creston, BC, Canada
$Attractive Package including accommodation, vehicle, relocation & VISA support
Redfox has been exclusively commissioned by an industry leading client – Global Fruit – to source them a key individual to join their winning team
The business is an internationally known operator of one of the world’s largest specialist Cherry suppliers growing extremely high-quality cherries alongside top fruit on significant scale in one of the world’s most stunning locations of British Columbia in the West of Canada. They are using cutting-edge production techniques and varieties to produce absolute premium quality for the most discerning of global retail customers.
Due to continued development they are now looking to source an experienced Farm Manager to help drive further growth and development of the site through to its next stages of evolution.
Full day-to-day management a farm of this quality is not for the faint hearted! Compiling and maintaining budgets, including forward crop planning and technical audit management will need to come naturally to the successful individual.
You will have accountability for the annual budget and create robust plans for existing operations and profitable development of the business including possible future land acquisitions.
You will manage full time and temporary staff effectively for optimum efficiency, while maintaining a safe environment for all.
This farm never sits still, a highly progressive attitude towards growing is essential, as you will be expected to seek out and adopt new and innovative fruit growing techniques, always striving for continuous improvement in quality.
You will be expected to report results and present plans to owners, consistently and clearly. Shrinking violets need not apply!
This senior appointment requires a strong leader with a comprehensive understanding of modern protected growing techniques and excellent team building capability. If you also speak Spanish, that would be a distinct advantage!
If you have read this advert intently and have modern Cherry growing experience behind you, don’t delay, and apply today. If you would like more information please call Ian Reed at Redfox for a confidential chat on + 44 (0) 1284 715055 quoting Ref:05070IR
Please note that any third party applications will be directly forwarded to Redfox.