Operations Manager – Agriculture - East Yorkshire.

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: East Yorkshire.
  • Job Type: Supply Chain/Logistics/Inventory
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£55k - £75k DOE.
  • Date Posted: 28/04/2023
  • Expiry Date: 03/06/2023

Operations Manager – Agriculture

Are you looking to build a long career as part of the Senior Leadership team? Join a business who operates at the beginning of the “farm to fork” process and contribute to their growth.

Job Title: Operations Manager
Location: East Yorkshire.
Salary:  c£55k – £75k DOE.



  • Are you an experienced Logistics and Operations Manager from a Food Manufacturing (preferably chilled) or Farming Agricultural background?
  • Can you demonstrate a track record of driving performance of both machinery and people?
  • Have you succeeded in a pressurised, fast-paced environment?
  • Have you successfully implemented continuous improvement techniques?
  • Have you strategically contributed at a high level to drive improvements?
  • Are you able to manage relationships with key stakeholders and traders?

If you can answer “yes” to the above questions, please read on…



  • You will be responsible for managing a team of 25 people, plus external farmers who essentially are stakeholders.
  • The role will involve motivating, developing, and leading the workforce in an agricultural environment, looking to employ appropriate lean manufacturing tools and techniques.
  • You will ensure the daily goals for the farm are consistently achieved and in doing so maximise the use of resources including raw materials, labour, and machinery.



  • My client has an excellent reputation with their customers.
  • This is a fantastic place to work with excellent benefits.
  • 3rd generation farmers.

To apply for this exciting role, please send a copy of your CV quoting ref HM13199 to hannah.mcgrail@silven.co.uk or for a confidential discussion or call Hannah directly on 0161 832 7463.