Assistant Farm Manager
Full Time Permanent
Loddington House Main Street, Leicester LE7 9XE, U
Agricultural/Estate Management


Assistant Farm Manager


  • Permanent
  • Location: Allerton Project, Loddington, Leicestershire
  • Closing date: Wednesday 13 February 2019

The Allerton Project is a 300ha farm involved in commercial farming, environmental research, and demonstration. The farm also works within an ‘800 ha combinable crops’ joint venture with a neighbouring farmer.

The successful applicant will be joining a dynamic, forward-thinking and innovative organisation. Many of the projects at Loddington are pioneering and will help shape our future farming systems.

We are looking for:

  • An enthusiastic, self-driven individual with the ambition to help run our arable operations. These include combine driving, spraying and fertiliser applications.
  • Assistance with our agricultural land use trials and environmental habitat management.
  • A team player, someone who enjoys working in a complex environment and who can communicate with visitors to the project.


  • PA1, PA2 and materials handling are essential
  • Academic agricultural qualification

Desirable skills

  • Chainsaw certificate (CS30&31)
  • An understanding of digital guidance and application technologies


  • Further training and career development opportunities will be available
  • A competitive salary package with pension and health benefits is on offer
  • Accommodation could be available

Please email your CV and a single-page covering letter to Phil Jarvis at [email protected] by Wednesday 13 February 2019.

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