Manager Required for Ballinspittle Branch

Branch Manager Required by West Cork Coop

Barryroe Co-op in West Cork is a farmer owned multi-purpose agribusiness. Its business includes purchasing milk, grain and pigs. 350 people are employed with a turnover c. €160 million pa. This progressive coop has consistently paid one of the best milk prices in Ireland and has increased its milk supply by 40% since 2015.

The Coop also purchases over 13,000 t of grain pa and most of this is taken in at Ballinspittle. This is their largest branch and located only 30km from Cork airport. It has a hardware store, Eurospar supermarket and fuel station. The compound feed mill has recently been upgraded while pig meat processing at Staunton Foods is also part of the thriving Coop business.
Applicants should be energetic and enthusiastic with strong management, problem-solving and people skills all driven by a passion for professionalism, customer service and success.

The ideal candidate would preferably have:

  • A good knowledge of farming with emphasis on tillage and crop husbandry.
  • Agri degree equivalent and IASIS in animal remedies and crop/ plant protection.
  • Experience in a management / supervisory role in an Agri Sales environment.
  • The ability to build, lead and maintain an effective and motivated team.
  • Excellent communication, IT and people management skills.

A very competitive salary and benefits package will be offered to the successful applicant.

The successful candidate will be a part of the senior management team so this is an excellent opportunity for you to advance your career working with an innovative and successful Agri food business.

If your CV meets these criteria please write us a cover letter on your Agri background and forward all relevant details in confidence to Liam de Paor on or before Friday July 16. Please feel free to contact us at any time for further information.

The de Paor Consultancy, Loreto Road, Carrickane, Cavan, Ireland.

Tel +353 49 4361158 / +353 86 2557643 E-mail

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