Project Manager Vertical Farming

Posted 4 months ago

Our Client based in the SW of England is at the advanced stage of planning their New Vertical Farm(s). This is a new departure for this respected company who are seeking an experienced VF Project Manager to Develop, plan and Manage the end to end process/es. Developing the processes in a dynamic fashion to enable continuous improvement of the VF operation.

Our client is a long established and successful grower and importer of Soft Fruits and related categories, for both the Retail and non-retail UK markets. This is a rare opportunity for an experienced, skilled agricultural Project Manager to define and oversee an innovative new project from inception to ongoing delivery and expansion.

The Project Manager would be required to:

Have experience of successfully establishing and project managing the end to end processes for a Vertical Farm or similar venture.

Be able to produce a detailed and viable project (& budget) timetable to include all the stakeholders to make this happen.

Be familiar with the latest project management software to track and timetable, cost, quality, execution and build deliverables. To be familiar with all elements of production and growing in a Vertical Farm.

Be wholly responsible for defining and the overall management and tracking of project deliverables. Being an excellent virtual team worker; Defining and gaining agreement with key stakeholders to cost, quality, production which may lead to staffing and marketing objectives and deliverables both initial and ongoing.

Be resourceful and add considerable strategic Input

Have Strong analytical skills with a robust understanding of Finance and Financing

A skilled communicator able to successfully execute Project Manager responsibilities across a range of professionals.

A proven track record of successful project management of projects in excess of 2M

Be able to lead and take ownership of the project to ensure the right decisions are made to maintain the Budget and Timetable.

Be resourceful and add a considerable strategic input into the project.

Please call Frank or Georgie to discuss the position on 01273 720599 or send over a CV to and someone will give you a call back ASAP


Job Features

Job CategoryAgriculture, Farm Production, Farming, Project Manager Vertical Farming
LocationSouth West, UK
SalaryHighly Competitive
Job NumberF1307

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