Recruiting: Are you the next Managing Director of Scottish Agronomy?

Recruiting: Are you the next Managing Director of Scottish Agronomy?

15th March 2022

If you are looking for a role that can make a significant difference to Scottish farmers, then this unique opportunity could be for you.

The Board of Directors of Scottish Agronomy is looking for a new Managing Director.

Scottish Agronomy is considered Scotland’s leading agronomy advice service offering technical expertise, with a focus on practical, sustainable and value-centred solutions. Our comprehensive field trials systems are at the heart of the co-operative, keeping us at the forefront of crop research and development.

Leading a team of 25, and supported by a network of industry relationships, the Managing Director is the principal ambassador of Scottish Agronomy.

As the Managing Director you would provide leadership and operational expertise to ensure Scottish Agronomy continues to meet its strategic goals of growth and influence. We are not prepared to stand still, we want more farmers to join our membership to help us develop and deliver cost effective solutions to meet today’s farming challenges – together we can make difference.

Building relationships and strategic partnerships in both the public and private sector, hands-on promotion of Scottish Agronomy’s work and exploration of engaging opportunities are all key components of this very busy and dynamic role.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate their ability across the range of competencies noted above and have had recent experience of working at a senior level in a complimentary industry sector, and should have knowledge or experience of working with or in a co-operative, public or private.

Scottish Agronomy is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all backgrounds and sections of the community.

If you want to make a difference and are interested in learning more about this fantastic opportunity, please visit our website, and email  for a Candidate Recruitment Pack or to answer any questions you may have.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 1st April 2022.

Looking to hold first interviews in week commencing 11th April 2022, with final interviews to be held week commencing 25th April 2022.


Responsible to: The Board of Scottish Agronomy Location: Arlary Farm, Milnathort

Salary: £80,000 to £90,000

Benefits: Generous benefits package.

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