The Farplants Group are the trusted outdoor plant supplier to hundreds of garden retailers throughout the UK, growing over 11 million plants a year. Our customers can choose from over 2000 varieties, all of which have been selected for their outstanding performance, sell-through and bench appeal.

We’re looking for a Area Leader to support the smooth and efficient running of the dispatch facility of one of the UK’s leading wholesale suppliers of outdoor plants.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that can offer career progression and development within the Horticulture / FMCG industry.


As Area Leader you will be responsible for managing production lines/production area within the factory. The area will comprise of a group of assets, process and people. You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of safety, quality, GMP standards, performance KPI’s and the training and development for all full-time operators and agency staff assigned to the area.

Ideally you will have:

  • Lean Awareness
  • Previous Section Leader experience FMCG sector

This role is based at our Finishing Centre in Barnham. Which is easily commutable from Chichester, Bognor, A27 Corridor.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £23,000.00-£26,000.00 per year

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