CV reference number: 67472
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Female farm worker/ office manager aged 46 looking in Southern England

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

A-level Equivalent

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

General farm work on Tractor, Baler & Fork Lift

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

On our home farm in South Africa I managed all aspects of the farming from the feeding, drenching, breeding and lambing/foaling/puppies of all livestock. • 25ha Maize • 200 Oxen • 350 Dohne Merino Sheep • 15 Horses • 45 Hounds I also dealt with any maintenance issues that needed to be dealt with on the farm. As well as maintain the gardens and grounds. In the gardens I propagated all my own roses from the original plants that were brought to South Africa from England over 100 years ago by my husbands family. And built the gardens back to there historical glory. I am a very energetic motivated person who is not scared of hard work.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexFemale
Age46
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

1.72m height, 83kg, Brown hair, green eyes

Relevant health problems

No health issues, Non Smoker, Non Drinker

Other Information

I spent many years working with horses, I have broken and trained a number of horses over the years, worked with Polo Ponies and taken part in endurance racing. I have also trained Bird Hunting Dogs, both Pointers and Retrievers. We are currently living in Saskatchewan, Canada but are in the process of moving back to the UK.

Marital status

Married with 4 children, 3 girls aged 6,5&3 and a son of 16 who is currently doing his A-levels in Loughbrough College.

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

2011-2016 Owner & Farm Manager – Handled all aspects of farm maintenance and management • 200 Dairy Cows • 200 Oxen • 350 Dohne Merino Sheep • 15 Horses • 45 Hounds • Staff Management - Payroll and Contracts • Accounting – Tax Management 2009 to 2011 Elgin, South Africa • Operations Manager – Maintenance, Management and Global GAP compliance • Finance Controller - Purchasing, stock control, Creditors & Debtors, Bank Reconciliation and running full set of books for this company to Trial Balance. Payroll & Human Resources – Salaries, Wages, WCA, Receiver of Revenue Returns, etc 2005 - 2008 Kentucky Farm Cape cc, Elgin, South Africa, May 2005 to November 2007 Finance & Operations Manager • Operations division on Kentucky Farm with Packshed, Coldstore & Kentucky Bottling Managers reporting directly to me. • Admin & Financial Control for Kentucky Farm and Payroll & Human Resources for all divisions of Kentucky Farm– Salaries, WCA, Receiver Returns, etc.

Hobbies

Spend time with my family, ride horses, train bird dogs, Hunt both upland birds, and other game animals & gardening.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Near Bristol
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