over 1 year ago
Farm Manager- Blueberry
One of our client an international farming corporate is looking for a skilled and passionate farm manager to join their team in Serbia. The Farm manager will oversee the day to day operations relating to Agriculture and Farming activities.
Summary of role:
The Farm Manager will take on responsibility for the overall management of the farm's Agricultural Produce. Through the management and supervision of an array of key activities - including scheduling, preparation, planting, growing, harvesting, processing, packaging and delivering all produce from the farm - the Produce Farm Manager will ensure effective operation of the farm.
Management of Open Field, Greenhouse & Net-house production environments
Supervisory management of the following key activities:
Planting, Growing & Harvesting of crops
Processing & Packaging of all produce
Delivery of all produce from the farm
Budgeting and costing of produce related activities
Organisation or fertility assurance and pest control measures
Irrigation systems management
Oversight of product quality control and post-harvest product management.
Field scouting, crop rotation and cover cropping
Various detail-oriented record keeping responsibilities
Supervision of the day-to-day time management and labour requirements
Essential Education and Experience required:
Experience in crop planting, maintenance, harvest and post-harvest processing's.
Skills & Qualifications
A Bachelor's Degree or Diploma and professional qualification in agriculture or a related field
A minimum of 10 years practical farm management experience including Blueberry farming
Knowledge of international best practice in the production of agricultural products (GLOBAL GAP)
Experience managing large teams.
Strong communication, presentation and liaison skills
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary; other duties may be assigned as necessary.