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General Manager, Nursery - Ireland - G494

De Lacy Executive is seeking a Nursery General Manager to take responsibility for the running of a successful Nursery based in Ireland. This is a genuine opening to be part of a progressive business with ambitious growth plans in the international horticulture markets.

This is a unique opportunity for candidates who are already in the sector and looking for their next step. Candidates who have active experience outside the Irish market would be of particular interest to our client.

The position will involve the day to day management of the nursery, dealing with the production, planning and culture of crops at the nursery and grown offsite on behalf of the nursery for export worldwide. The candidate will also be required to provide technical assistance and support to farmers.

Furthermore, the successful candidate will be required to manage both projects and staff. Therefore, a proven track record in operations management in a commercial farm setting will be a distinct advantage.

Further attributes required for the role:

  • Experience of exporting products and generating new business
  • Previous experience in operations/production management experience would be of particularly interest
  • Industry experience and/or a degree in a relevant subject
  • Excellent computer and numeracy skills
  • Experience in Global G.A.P production regulation would be a distinct advantage
  • Excellent organisation and planning skills
  • Ideally, experience of managing a team

Remuneration: The Successful candidate can expect a competitive salary based on experienced as well as the excellent opportunity to be part of a progressive nursery and develop both the business and their personal career internationally.

Interested? For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Grace Nugent on: Office 01885 483440, DDI 01885 485521, Mobile 07436 808024 or e-mail your CV and covering letter TO Thank you.

De Lacy Executive will upload your CV to our database and retain some data about you in order to process your application. More information about our processing activities can be found at Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission.

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

De Lacy Executive is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice, and is registered with the Information Commissioners Office. De Lacy Executive complies with all relevant data protection legislation.

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In order to process your application, De Lacy Executive will upload your CV to our database and may retain some data about you. More information about our processing activities can be found here