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At Kingdom Farming, we offer attractive career prospects as well as competitive benefits for those who join us.

About us

At Kingdom Farming we are an award-winning, family-run agricultural contracting business. We offer a wide range of multi-functional agricultural solutions that meet the needs of landowners and stakeholders across central Scotland.

We specialise in arable farming and thoroughly believe that a more sustainable form of agriculture is possible. With this in mind, at Kingdom Farming, we strive to get the most out of the productive land while enhancing habitats for biodiversity. The nature of the diverse landscapes we work with, requires an equally diverse skillset which in turn creates a wide range of career opportunities.

Since our establishment in 2009, we have expanded steadily by referral and recommendation. We are widely renowned for providing reliable, comprehensive and professional services to all our clients. Our reputation is a reflection of the skill and hard work of our team. We believe that through support, training and motivation, skill can be developed to its highest potential. At Kingdom Farming, we offer attractive career prospects as well as competitive benefits for those who join us.

If there are no job listings available at this time but you wish to be considered for future career opportunities, please send us your CV at paula.mcneil@kingdomfarming.net.

 

accounts assistant

 Accounts Assistant

The role of Accounts Assistant will be responsible for the invoicing for five businesses.  You will be required to ensure this is carried out timeously and with a high level of accuracy

 Main Responsibilities

1.  Sales Ledge & Purchase Ledger processes for each of the five businesses

2.  Payment runs and sending remittance advices

3.  Reconcilling bank accounts

4.  Year-end processes and reconciliations

Location & Commitments

This is a full-time position, but we will consider part-time hours.   Your normal place of work will be Kilrie Farm, Kirkcaldy, but you may be required to work at any other site owned or operated by Kingdom Farming. 

Requirements

We are looking for someone who understands the importance of this role in a business.  An accountancy qualification would be an advantage but not essential.    A good working knowledge of Excel is essential and familiarity with accountancy packages would also be good.   

You will need to be good with numbers and have a methodical working style.   Outstanding attention to detail is essential, as is the ability to work in a busy and dynamic environment.

 To Apply

To apply please contact Paula McNeil at paula.mcneil@kingdomfarming.net

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Skilled Machinery operators

The role of Machinery Operator will require someone who can take responsibility for a variety of arable tasks using a variety of machines to provide excellent service to our customers.

Main Responsibilities

A variety of arable and grassland operations in order to produce high quality cereals and potatoes for customers.

Location & Commitments

Your normal hours of work will be 39 per week, 8.00 a.m. to 4.30p.m. Monday to Friday with additional weekends and evenings.   Your normal place of work will be Kilrie Farm, Kirkcaldy or Balgonie Estates, Glenrothes.   However, due to the nature of the business the majority of jobs are site based, therefore you will be expected to attend any site owner of managed by the business. 

Requirements

  • experienced tractor driver
  • PA1 & PA2
  • Telehandler tickets
  • Experience of GPS technology would also be an advantage
  • a good team player 
  • ability to take responsibilty for the task at hand

To Apply

To apply please contact Paula McNeil at paula.mcneil@kingdomfarming.net

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Assistant farm manager / trainee graduate farm manager

The main role will be supervising and organising the arable team of 12.   We also operate a commercial processing plant along with outside work.    This is a management role which will require you to be able to see the “big picture”.

Main Responsibilities

1.  Supervising and organising an arable team of 12.

2.  Assisting with the development and expanstion of the business.

3.  Communication with clients and suppliers

Location & Commitments

Whilst your normal hours will be 8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday, you will be required to work additional hours as necessitated by the needs of the business and this will include work on occasional Saturdays and Sundays.

Your normal place of work is at Kilrie Farm, Kirkcaldy, Fife or Balgonie Estates, Glenrothes, Fife.  However due to nature of the business the majority of jobs are site based, therefore you will be expected to attend any site either owned or managed by the business.

Requirements

We are looking for a proactive and driven individual, who is an enthusiastic team leader capable of motivating others.   You will be able to perform under pressure with good communication skills and the ability to problem solve.     You will require to have:

  • PA1, PA2 and telehandler tickets
  • BASIS qualification would be useful for agronomy supervision.
  • be IT literate and have an interest in technology: we use Farmplan Products: Gatekeeper software and GPS guidance systems.

To Apply

To apply please contact Paula McNeil at paula.mcneil@kingdomfarming.net

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KF Forestry : WOODCUTTER / CHAINSAW OPERATOR

The role of Woodcutter / Chainsaw Operator will require someone who can take responsibility for a variety of forestry tasks to provide excellent service to our customers.

Main Responsibilities

The main purpose of the role will be to carry out extensive chainsaw operations throughout our sites.   The tasks will include:

1.  Carrying out mixed felling

2.  Carrying out thinning and clear fell.

3.  Carrying out Estate Maintenance. 

Location & Commitments

Whilst your normal hours will be 8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday, you will be required to work additional hours as necessitated by the needs of the business and this will include work on occasional Saturdays and Sundays.

Your normal place of work is at Kilrie Farm, Kirkcaldy, Fife or Balgonie Estates, Glenrothes, Fife.  However due to nature of the business the majority of jobs are site based, therefore you will be expected to attend any site either owned or managed by the business.

Requirements

We are looking for a proactive and driven individual,  who enjoys being outside and physically active. You will be an enthusiastic team player with excellent attention to detail.   You will also pride yourself on your punctuality.    You will need to be : 

  • someone who is an experienced in commercial forestry
  • have relevant NPTC certification
  • FMOC certificates would be an advantage, but not essential
  • experience of working alongside machines

To Apply

To apply please send your CV to Paula McNeil: paula.mcneil@kingdomfarming.net

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Let Us Help

Whether you have one tree in your garden or you are managing a whole estate, we are here to help you. Get in touch today!

Kilrie Farm, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY2 5UW, Scotland.

+44 (0) 1592 269479

Paula.mcneil@kingdomfarming.net