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G331 - Feed Advisor - Yorkshire

A vacancy has arisen for a Ruminant Feed Advisor. Our client is a very successful, well managed and highly respected business. As well as providing on farm technical feeding advice, the role will require you to sell. The overall aim is to minimise cold calling and focus on adding value on farm and collecting information to contribute to a soft sales approach. The trading territory will largely be to cover Yorkshire and possibly into the surrounding areas.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to be a person rather than a figure in an organisation. The scope and responsibilities of the role will depend upon the experience of the successful candidate. This opportunity will suit someone who seeks greater freedom of expression in the way their customers livestock are fed.

Ideally, applicants will have ruminant feed sales experience and strong farmer contacts in the area. They will also have the ability influence the feeding management of a farm and to be the first "port of call" by a farmer for advice. However, candidates that have strong dairy practical experience and who have ambition and aptitude are of particular interest.

The successful candidate will have:

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 the agricultural community.

Determination and resilience.

Valid UK driving licence.

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 a generous performance related bonus structure.

Interested in this exciting opportunity?

Please call Grace Nugent on 01885 485521/01885 483440/07436 808024 or email your CV or enquiry to gracenugent@delacyexecutive.co.uk Thank you. Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence. Absolutely none of your details will be passed to a third party without your prior permission.

De Lacy Executive, established in 2000, is the recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors. Experienced practical and allied trade agriculturalists who have developed a recruitment practice based on high ethical standards. Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees recruitment practice. Registered and complies with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

This job has now been closed.

Summary

  • Ref: G331
  • Type: Consultant/Advisor (Min 3 years experience), Sales, Trainee Sales/Trader
  • Salary: 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 a generous performance related bonus structure.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, YORKSHIRE/HUMBERSIDE,