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A577 - Project Management Consultant - Agri-Food - Cheshire

An exciting opening has arisen for a Senior Consultant within the Agri-food Department of the UKs largest Agricultural and Food Chain Consultancy Company.

An exciting opening has arisen for a Senior Consultant within the Agri-food Department of the UKs largest Agricultural and Food Chain Consultancy Company. The Agri Food Team provide project management for large based contracts and the delivery of fee paying consultancy relating to market research and analysis in the UK and international agricultural and food supply chains and the environment.

This is a 12 month contract to provide Maternity Cover. The successful candidate will ideally be office based in Cheshire but there may be some flexibility for experienced candidates.

The role:

To deliver consultancy and research projects as part of a larger team

Contribute to the successful growth and development of the business by supporting business development and tendering where appropriate.

To be responsible for delivery of larger projects or parts of projects to a high standard and on time.

Contribute to developing or improving the services by improving capability, efficiency or capacity

Manage effectively a network of key or potential clients to develop business

Take responsibility for liaison and working with strategic partners.

Contribute proactively to the development of the team; this could be via training, mentoring, facilitation or selling.

Regularly contribute to external facing activity. press, conferences, etc.

Candidate Requirements:

Possess a relevant track record working within the Agri-Food Sector

Proven Project Management experience

Track record in Tender and Report writing

Proven experience of managing successfully the delivery of considerable and profitable projects

Dynamic and highly motivated.

Creative and solution orientated.

Works consistently to a high standard including use of IT systems, programmes analysis and written work.

Excellent organisation skills with the ability to deal with multiple projects.

Good team player

Ideally educated to degree level in business or animal sciences and have an agricultural or scientific background

Remuneration:

A competitive remuneration package will be on offer to the successful candidate

To apply for this new career opportunity please e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word) to amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk and for more information please call Amanda Latham on Office: 01885 483440, DDI: 01885 485524 or Mobile: 07730 218934

Please be assured that all contact will be treated in complete confidence.

Thank you.

De Lacy Executive is the agricultural recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors and was established in 2000. We are experienced practical and supply trade agriculturalists who have developed an agricultural recruitment practice based on high ethical standards - we are approved members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees the UKs recruitment industry (REC Membership Number: 00082047).

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Summary

  • Ref: A577
  • Type: Consultant/Advisor (Min 3 years experience), Project Manager, Supply Chain Manager
  • Salary: A competitive remuneration package will be on offer to the successful candidate
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, WEST MIDLANDS,