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Senior Agriculture Manager


Peterborough, GB, PE7 8QJ

Category:  Corporate Functions
Date:  23 Jun 2024





Vacancy Details


  • Full time 
  • Location: Requirement to be in Peterborough one day/week. Flexible on home location.
  • Salary Range: £70,000.00 to £80,000.00

Job Purpose


Reporting to the Head of Commercial Agriculture, you will be an integral member of the function working closely with the wider Agriculture team. Leading and coaching a team of Agriculture Managers, you will ensure we maintain strong long-lasting relationships with our Growers and Industry Partners.

This is a critically strategic role within our business in promoting sugar beet as a crop of choice.


What you will be doing

  • Develop and coach your team to become more commercially astute and flexible
  • Role modelling how working with growers will identify opportunities to develop and deliver against commercial objectives
  • Actively contribute to the commercial strategy of Agriculture and the development of strategic plans
  • Participate in idea generation of commercial offerings to Sugar Beet Growers
  • Responsible for LimeX sales for you and your team to meet agreed targets

Skills and Experience


  • Knowledge of wider Agricultural industry with the skills and ability to adapt your style
  • Leadership and management experience with a variety of stakeholders
  • Strategic thinking and perspective
  • You are open-minded, with the ability and willingness to embrace change
  • Someone who takes a solution-led approach to their work
  • You are an excellent relationship builder
  • You know how to use Microsoft’s suite of tools
  • You live our values everyday by Staying Safe, Driving to Action, Working Together, Respecting Each Other, Being Open & Flexible
  • And of course – a full UK Driving License is essential

What can you expect from us?


  • Competitive Salary based on experience
  • Company Car
  • Private Healthcare Scheme
  • Staff discounts through “My Staff Shop”
  • We can offer you training, support, and opportunities for progression to take your career further

How to Apply?


If you’re interested, please visit the careers page to apply for this role.

We are committed to creating an environment where all our people are treated with respect and given the opportunities to succeed. We want British Sugar to be a great, inclusive place to work for everyone.



We prefer to hire people directly, but we do have a preferred supplier list for when we need a helping hand. We'll be in touch directly if we need you!

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