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A582 - Potato Buyer/Potato Trader - South East

Our client is a leading importer and exporter of potatoes. De Lacy Executive seeks an experienced potato buyer, or potato trader, to join their busy office based team.

Our client is a leading importer and exporter of potatoes. De Lacy Executive seeks an experienced potato buyer, or potato trader, to join their busy office based team.

Essential duties will include:

Buying table potatoes from growers and merchants.

Contacting existing suppliers and developing new suppliers for export and chipping markets.

Quality control, labelling, etc

Helping with administration

Logistics and export arrangements.

Importers of New potatoes

Candidate Requirements

Proven track record within the Potato sector.

Sound understanding of farmers, potato growing and farming

Negotiating skills and cost awareness

Confident dealing with suppliers, colleagues and service providers

Excellent communication skills

Knowledge of wholesale potato and vegetable markets

Spanish language skills would be an advantage but are not essential.

Location: Office based in South East England

Remuneration: Excellent salary package plus car, available depending on experience and qualifications.

To apply for this new career opportunity:

Please e-mail your CV and covering letter (in Word or RTF format please, not PDF) to amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

For more information please call: Amanda Latham on Office: 01885 483440, DDI: 01885 485524, Mobile: 07730 218934

Please be assured that all calls are 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

www.delacyexecutive.co.uk

Thank you!

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This job has now been closed.

Summary

  • Ref: A582
  • Type: Buyer, Farm trader, Trainee Sales/Trader
  • Salary: Excellent salary package plus car, available depending on experience and qualifications.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, SE ENGLAND,