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G277 - Ruminant Technical Sales Specialist - West Midlands

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Ruminant Technical Sales Specialist to sell to and support farmers within the West Midlands area. Our client is a very successful livestock feed manufacturer that is well respected within the industry.

This is a field based role that will involve managing existing feed accounts, gaining new business and providing technical support on and off farm. You will also be required to help train and support other members of the team by transferring your nutritional knowledge so as to strengthen the entire teams technical understanding. You will also have the opportunity to build business relationships with merchants.

All candidates should demonstrate enthusiasm, determination, a competitive streak and a desire to work hard to achieve.

Other requirements include:

Detailed knowledge of ruminant feeds and nutrition.

The skills to influence people (this is more than just being good at talking to farmers).

Excellent negotiation skills

Have a pragmatic approach and strong commercial awareness.

Credibility among agricultural community.

Determination and resilience.

Valid UK driving licence.

Preferably an agricultural college/University education.

The role will be home based in the territory.

Remuneration: A competitive remuneration package will be offered and will reflect the experience of the successful candidate. The package will include a good salary, a company car, and performance related bonuses.

The Next Step? For more information please call: Grace Nugent on: Office 01885 483440, DDI 01885 485521, Mobile 07436808024 or e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word or RTF format please, not PDF) to

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  • Ref: G277
  • Type: Nutritionist (Commercial nutrition experience necessary or PhD), Sales, Technical Support
  • Salary: A competitive remuneration package will be offered and will reflect the experience of the successful candidate.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, WEST MIDLANDS,