Welcome to MorePeople
We are a specialist Recruitment & Training business serving the fresh food, fresh produce, horticulture, agriculture and the garden & leisure industries.
The business is owned and managed by industry experienced professionals who are committed to offering pragmatic, value for money, people centred business solutions at all levels within the horticulture, agriculture and fresh food supply chains. We provide a range of services that can be tailored to suit a variety of business requirements - not just traditional recruitment solutions but also other people centred services such as training & development, interim managers and non-executive directors.
10a Belton Street
Technical Administrator 12 month maternity cover
We are working a leading fresh producer supplier who is looking for a 12 month maternity cover with their technical department.
Cover administration for the technical department as required by their customers
To request, collate and review supplier DD
Work with the technical managers to facilitate complete of audit paper work
Manage the residue testing schedule
Ideally previous worked in a technical role
Our client is a domestic property maintenance company who are looking for an experienced landscape gardener. A multi-skilled hands-on person who can care for and maintain lawns, lay turf, prune and hedge cut and also carry out soft landscaping projects.
For this role they are looking for a dedicated team player, with excellent horticultural skills who is a self starter and is motivated to work on multiple sites making sure that customers gardens are maintained to the hi...
Our client is a large and progressive fresh produce business who have an excellent reputation in the industry. They are looking to bring in a Sales Co-ordinator to help support their commercial team, in order to be as dynamic and efficient as possible.
To communicate effectively with a number of customers and internal stakeholders
Helping with administrative tasks for the commercial team
Producing and sending price confirmation sheets to the relevant customers
Liaising closely wit...
Business Development Manager
Our client is a well regarded and highly effective fresh food foodservice business who have built up a strong reputation in their sector. They are currently looking for a business development manager to be field based. You will be responsible for developing business in your region and managing a number of existing clients.
Ensuring the business is well represented in the region and leads for new business are followed up quickly
Working closely with the...
We are delighted to be working with a leading food supply business who are currently looking to recruit a Night Shift Operations Manager.
-Ensure that the night operation runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible
-Will need to lead and develop the team to achieve key operational targets and KPI's.
-Ensure that hand overs between shifts occur as seamlessly as possible.
The ideal candidate:
-Will be a real team player
-Will have exceptional organisational skills and attention t...
We are working with a leading supplier into the retail sector, who is looking for a relief planner to cover two sites, Bedfordshire / Lincolnshire, so good flexibility is required.
Place weekly orders with suppliers as per pre agreed contracts
Maintain customer and supplier forecasts
Create raw material codes for the business
Raise PO on the systems and keep up to date
Proactively identify issues with stock
Experience of working in a planning environment ideally f...
We are working with a leading supplier into the retail sector, due to an internal promotion we are looking to recruit a planner for the business
-Keep to ERP planning system up to date
-Create Purchase orders as required for the business
-Identify stock shortages / excesses stock and action accordingly
-Monitor customer sales and forecast raw material requirements
-Advanced computer skills required
-Previous experience using ERP systems
-Excellent attention to de...
We are working with a leading manufacturing of fresh produce into the retail sector, who is looking to recruit an experienced buyer to join the team.
You will manage the day to day contact with suppliers, and build excellent working relationships with all growers and suppliers.
You will work closely with technical, category managers and production staff to ensure you deliver a cost effective procurement plan for the business.
You will have experience of working in the Fresh Produce / manufac...
An exciting and rewarding opportunity as arisen to work with our client, who are well establish and are highly regarded as one of the UK's best Fresh Produce suppliers, serving a wide range of customers including the UK retailers.
Our clients are currently recruiting for an Operations Manager, to be based the main site in the West Midlands, although the role will involve extensive travel to other sites in the UK.
The Role :
Ensure optimal site performance including all aspects of deliver...
An exciting and rewarding opportunity has arisen to work with our client, who are a very well established and highly regarded as one of the UK's best Fresh Produce suppliers, serving many of the UK retailers. They are currently recruiting for a Production Manager, who will report directly to the Operations Director and will oversee the following main duties:
Manage all staffing requirements across 2 busy shifts to ensure optimal site performance.
Liaise with the UK Grower base and contract ...
An exciting and rewarding opportunity has arisen to work with our client, who is a large meat processing organisation, base in the South West. They are currently looking for an experienced Boning Hall Manager to join the team.
This is a very tough and demanding role, requiring a tough and resilient personnel manager.
The role will be overseeing a team of a 100 butchers.
Responsible for the productivity, efficiency and quality for your section of the facility.
The site supplies a w...
We are currently working with a well-established and highly regarded Fresh Produce business based in the East Midlands, who are looking to strengthen their team by appointing a new Health, Safety and Environmental Manager, who will report to the Head of Operational & Supply Chain Development.
The Role :
-Responsible for Health and Safety and Environmental Management across several sites
-Working closely with department managers to develop and maintain health and safety procedures and...
Technical Manager Tesco Account
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Technical Manager at this leading UK supplier of canned and ambient products into the retailer market.
Front line customer facing, you will have extensive product knowledge and have a confident and assertive manner when dealing with the customer.
Managing the supplier base, you will be responsible for site visits and site audits.
In conjunction with the retailer's requirements, you will take responsibility for new prod...
We are working with a leading supplier of fresh produce into the retail sector, who is looking to recruit a Health and Safety Officer for their production in Lincolnshire .
To promote Health and Safety awareness and ensure all safety related functions are completed as required within the relevant Health and Safety Regulations.
To ensure Risk Assessments are in place for all activities, both on site and off, by both employees and external contractors when performing their duties.
My client is looking to recruit an experienced procurement manager to join the senior management team, and manage the supply change to ensure the procurement of raw material, and packaging stock levels along with sales forecast are aligned within customer requirements.
Procurement of all raw material and packaging for the business
Ensure stock levels are kept to a minimum to minimize waste
Provide suppliers with raw material forecast
Lead supplier negotiations, and ensure contracts...
We are working with a leading grower packer of fresh produce, who are looking to strengthen the technical team with a retail technologist.
you will have daily interaction with the UK and Import Technical manager along with the commercial and procurement teams,
you will be responsible for a retail account, and have good working knowledge of Assured produce, Nature, TTL, Greenlights and inspire would be a good to have.
You will need the ability to be able to communicate at all level...
We are working with a leading grower packer of fresh produce, who are looking to strengthen the technical team with a Spanish speaking import technologist, you will work very closely with the import technical manager with all technical issues on the importing for produce, this will include auditing, sedex management, pesticide scheduling and testing, ethical compliance, quality systems, and sourcing new growers for the business.
Ideally be doing a similar role within a fresh ...
One of the UK's principal nurseries and supplier to landscape- and horticultural industries is looking for:
Based in East Anglia, we are a leading UK wholesale nursery growing high quality plants for the landscape industry. We are looking for a dynamic Commercial manager to develop sales and contracts working within our commercial team.
Applicants should have/be the following :
dynamic and enthusiastic
knowledge of the landscape industry
We are working with an incredibly passionate and entrepreneurial provider of food chain transparency software and services leading UK & Global Food Companies.
As Technical Implementation Manager you will work with the customer to configure/customise the application to meet their business requirements.
You will be required to conduct sessions with the customer over the Phone, Webex or in-person, attend project meetings and provide status on progress of activities and deliverables.
This top class food retailer is looking for the best candidates to work on food compliance and regulations.
In this role you will coordinate all compliance and product registration, you will work with external suppliers, UK authorities, customs, and legislative organisations to be proactive in managing registration requirements so that we provide smooth supply of food products internationally.
You will work with accurate and timely documentation to support the import of food product into c...