Food Manufacturing & Retail

Connecting you with industry Leaders

Whether you’re a food processing company or a food technology company, finding talent for today and tomorrow is a must.

It’s also something that many managers and HR departments struggle with.

Here’s some of what you’ve told us in industry research about your biggest food manufacture and retail recruitment challenges:

  • Matching the attitude and skills of candidates to both the immediate job requirements and the development needs of the organization.
  • Finding and attracting the next generation of talent to the industry to meet its long term needs.
  • Identifying people who have the necessary drive and long-term commitment to the business. Many are considering their next career step as soon as they begin work.

Agricultural Appointments applies an approach that has been honed over its 40-year recruitment history, to find the people who are a long-term fit for your company. Contact us now!

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Agribusiness, food and wine professionals


Brett Price and Ray Johnson lead a team of food industry recruitment specialists who find talent for roles at all levels across the food industry.

DR RAY JOHNSON - Agribusiness Recruiting - Agricultural Appointments

Dr Ray Johnson

Managing Director
From research scientist to CEO to company director, Ray has worked at senior levels in the industry for over 20 years and in the industry generally since 1983. That 33-year history gives him deep networks and people management experience.

BRETT PRICE - Agribusiness Recruiting - Agricultural Appointments

Brett Price

Director - Recruitment
From animal nutritionist to general management to recruitment, Brett is a consummate relationship builder, with a network to match.

HOWARD WOOTTON - Agribusiness Recruiting - Agricultural Appointments

Howard wootton

Howard’s broad senior management experience of 33 years encompasses general management, sales, operations and recruitment in the agribusiness, food and facility services sectors. He has a comprehensive professional network and enjoys developing strong business relationships.

Food Manufacturing & Retail » Food Manufacturing

Elizabeth Wells

Born into farming, Elizabeth has worked as a Recruiter since 1998. She has experience sourcing people across Australasia and is committed to ensuring both the Candidate and the Client’s long-term business and personal needs and goals are met.

Sarah Dickson


A passion for Agriculture has led Sarah to many experiences throughout her career, working in Rural Merchandise and Agtech in various roles such as business development, seed procurement, agronomy, stock handling, agency products and customer service and relations.

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