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Fisher German’s agribusiness team is working with AE Lenton Farming Group to recruit a Farm Manager. If you’re looking to join a family-run business with a track record of innovation and business growth, you might be just the fit. 

It’s not all disappointing harvests and bad weather stories. Our agribusiness team is working with some really exciting and diverse farming, crop production and energy businesses across the country with many different challenges and opportunities in front of them.

Once such business is AE Lenton Farming, ( who are looking for a Farm Manager to help them deliver their objectives and become fitter and stronger for the future. There are great opportunities in farming businesses right now, and AEL are looking for someone with a positive attitude and can-do approach to help the business continually improve, become more efficient and make a real difference to business strengths and profitability.

AEL is a large-scale professional crop production business of c. 2,300 hectares based in mid Lincolnshire. They have a diverse enterprise mix including cereals, high quality pre-pack potatoes and vegetables produced conventionally and via an organic operation. Energy crops are also grown for the company’s anaerobic digester.

The right candidate will be ready and able to hit the ground running with your existing level of experience, or have the skills and ambition to grow in the role with the right level of support. We’re looking for someone with the right personality to fit in with the team’s forward-thinking and progressive approach.  In return, you’ll receive a highly competitive employment package and the opportunity to join a diverse and ambitious business where no day is quite the same! The owners are committed to maintaining their success of innovation, growth and expansion and the successful candidate will play an active role in this by bringing their crop management and growing skills, ability to lead on new technologies, and experience managing a skilled and dedicated workforce.

Essential criteria

  • Formal agricultural training
  • Experience in farming management
  • Crop production experience
  • Experience leading a team 
  • Agricultural technology and IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Full driving licence

Next Steps

If you are interested in finding about this exciting opportunity, please call Robert Knight at Fisher German for a confidential discussion about the role.

To apply please forward your cv and a statement that demonstrates why you are suitable to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

A copy of a detailed job description is available on request by email.

Closing date for applications Friday 6 November 2020.

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