Career Defining Leadership Position, Family Friendly Opportunity, High Profile Corporate Client.The Opportunity:
A progressive national broadacre cropping business is pleased to announce a career opportunity of a lifetime to join them as the Senior Assistant Farm Manager at Erregulla Plains. This iconic contiguous 22,000 Ha property is considered one of the best cropping farms in Western Australia.
This family friendly career opportunity will suit proven agricultural professionals who are seeking the opportunity to join a prominent Australian agribusiness. Offering superb on-farm facilities, Erregulla Plains is situated close to schools and shops at Mingenew and only 50km to the coastal town of Dongara.
This opportunity also offers significant professional development and involves working with leading advisors to implement a logistically challenging soil amelioration and cropping program.
The Senior Assistant Farm Manager will be responsible for assisting the Senior Farm Manager with the day to day management of the farm and its performance. Responsibilities include all cropping activities including but not limited to operating farm machinery, tasks associated with spraying, paddock preparation, planting, spreading, cartage and harvest, observing and monitoring crop health / progress and finally delivery of optimum long-term returns to the investor.
Reporting to the Senior Farm Manager and supported by a dedicated farm team of five, the Senior Assistant Farm Manager will assist in driving the right culture, efficiency and profitability of the farm, with a strong focus of providing safety on the farm. This will require strong team leadership, financial management and strategy execution.
To be successful in this position, candidates will be required to execute the cropping plan with particular attention to the timeliness and quality of operations. In order to achieve this, the position demands a proven background in broadacre crop production, soil management, financial literacy and a track record of effectively managing teams.
To attract very high performing individuals to this critical leadership position, there is an outstanding salary package on offer. This include incentives, well-appointed facilities and tools of trade.