Our client is based in the beautiful area around the Welsh Borders. Their nursery is part of a larger group and produces an extensive range of commercial forestry and native broadleaf species, marketing approximately 33 million trees a year to customers throughout the UK and Europe. They have established a significant nursery operation in Scotland.
They also lead the UK in developing trees of the future through scientific research and applied science in the areas of somatic embryogenesis and vegetative propagation at their own designated science laboratories.
They are seeking to appoint a Nurseries Director to manage their existing conventional greenhouse production and vegetative propagation programs.
Managing multi sites in the UK this role isn’t for the faint hearted! You will be expected to pro-actively seek to strategically enhance the performance of production with respect to yields, quality, costs and supply.
You will be a natural leader with an exceptional ability to lead and motivate individuals. The ability to effectively communicate at all levels is clearly essential.
This senior appointment requires a strong leader with a thorough understanding of modern protected growing techniques and excellent team building capability.
For a confidential chat about this opportunity, please call Ian Reed at Redfox or apply via. this website.