CV reference number: 59104
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Skilled cattle manager/stockman. Looking for work anywhere in the UK.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Master of Agricultural Management degree

Equipment experienceFencing, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Happy to learn on other equipment. Strong on computer literacy.

Livestock experienceCalving, Beef
Other livestock experience

Have been involved at all levels of beef production practice, including whole farm responsibility. Happy to learn and be involved in other livestock in practice. Experience in farm planning and control, herd composition planning, bulling seasons, breeding, marketing options and coordination, supplementation policies, feed formulation, herd health programmes, sourcing of inputs, herd performance analysis, record keeping, financial management: payroll calculation, cash flow budgeting, gross margin analysis and book keeping.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving Licenseinternational
Personal information
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SexMale
Age46
NationalityZimbabwean
First languageEnglish
Other languagesAfrikaans
Pen picture

Physically fit

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

Recently relocated from Zimbabwe due to land reform there. Eager to get involved in agriculture under UK conditions. Prepared to start from the bottom and hopefully progress where opportunity for advancement. Has spouse for whom involvement and opportunity would be welcome: BSc Honours graduate, Zoology and Botany. hands-on farming experience with large scale cattle ranching and some horticultural knowledge. Has acquired good level of competency in administrative aspects of running a business. Enjoys the outdoors and being active. Eager to continue working in an outdoor/rural environment, to learn and to develop new skills.

Marital status

Happily married and two teenage daughters.

Where are you currently living?Somerset
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Has experience in running large scale beef production operations at all levels up to 15000 head (Zambia and Zimbabwe). Interest and experience in, cattle breeding, nutrition, performance recording and the economics of agricultural production in general.

Hobbies

Family walks.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 05/03/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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