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G345 - Are you in Agricultural Retail Sales and looking for your next step? - South West

We have a fantastic opportunity for applicants who are currently working in agricultural retail and looking for their next step into on farm sales. Our client is a well-established and reputable Agricultural Business who is currently seeking an Area Sales Manager to join their team. Our client is a well-established supplier of fertiliser, animal feeds and blends, and animal health products, serving farmers across the UK. The business is successful and the company prides itself on delivering quality products and advice, helping to improve the output and margins of farmer customers and developing lasting business relationships.

For the right person, my client is willing to invest and help develop their skills.

The territory has a substantial sales ledger and a sales person is required who can maintain this ledger and develop it. Ideally applicants will have experience of selling to farmers in a previous commercial role. However, applicants with a good broad knowledge of farming, who can demonstrate an outgoing confidence plus determination, will also be considered.

Candidate requirements:

A broad knowledge of UK agriculture is essential.

Reside in the sales territory or be willing to relocate.

Ability to build business relationships with farmers.

Determination and energy.

A can do attitude and ambition.

Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.

Good IT skills.

Ideally, proven farm sales experience.

Agricultural degree, HND or equivalent is desirable.

Full UK driving licence.

A competitive salary package will be offered to reflect the experience of the applicant.

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 Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence. This is not a job description. Please ensure you obtain full information about the job at interview with the employer.

De Lacy Executive is an approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice. Registered with the Information Commissioners Office the company complies with the requirements of the Data Protection Act. Thank you.

This job has now been closed.


  • Added: 18th November 2016
  • Ref: G345
  • Type: Branch manager, Retail Assistant, Trainee - General - For subsequent management roles, Trainee Sales/Trader
  • Salary: A competitive salary package will be offered to reflect the experience of the applicant.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, SW ENGLAND, SOUTH,