Field Technical and Allocations Manager

  • Job Reference: 1108699851-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Tailor Made Resources
  • Location: Forfar, Angus
  • Salary: £33,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: car, pension
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Our Client is one of the World's leading vegetable breeders and merchants working across the UK & Europe. An excellent position has become available for an individual seeking a new opportunity that offers a combined field and home based role, working within the specialist arena of vegetable breeding.

The position of Field Technical and Allocations Manager will be responsible for the production planning of seed potato varieties annually and managing a portfolio of certified seed growers.

Key responsibilities include;

Coordinating potato crop visits during the growing season

Negotiating contracts annually with selected potato growers

Liaising with Growers and retail Customers and assigning stocks to orders


Crop production exposure with knowledge of Potato cropping advantageous

Agriculture and / or Horticultural experience

Ability to work confidently independently

Positive communication approach

Confident negotiation skills

Graduates with a discipline in Agriculture would be welcomed to apply, willing to undertake BASIS training and qualification.

A full driving licence is essential, with travel required to Growers in Scotland.

Location; Scotland; field & home based

Salary; up to 35k + Car & Benefits

Hours; Monday - Friday