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A715 - Technical Development Officer - East Midlands

De Lacy Executives client is a leading global biotechnology company whose mission is to improve the health and performance of people, animals and plants through natural nutrition and scientific innovation

De Lacy Executives client is a leading global biotechnology company whose mission is to improve the health and performance of people, animals and plants through natural nutrition and scientific innovation

They are a leading provider of on-farm environmental carbon and water assessments. Food retailers, processors and farmers are under increasing pressure to reduce their environmental footprint across the supply chain and need support in achieving these difficult objectives. To help them realise their goals, our client has pioneered the use of measurement tools on farm to improve the understanding of the factors that affect efficiency, profitability and environmental impact.

The Role:

The role will help to maintain and enhance data quality alongside the development of client systems and processes as the company expands into new markets and adapts the ways in which they deliver the services

You will join the Technical team comprising of analytical, research and technical project support staff. You will be using your existing knowledge of agricultural systems, as well as utilising the additional training you will receive, to develop efficient operating systems for the timely collection, analysis and reporting of farm data. You will be an important part of the team working directly with some of the largest food retailers in the UK and abroad.

The successful applicant will need to be open to travel to relevant meetings and training events both in the UK and overseas when required.

Candidate Requirements:

Direct experience or a good knowledge of at least one sector of livestock production would be an advantage

At least two years in a project support or data orientated occupation, preferably in the agricultural sector

Strong analytic skills with experience of data analysis and quality control

Excellent IT skills, especially in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Any experience of business intelligence tools such as Tableau or Power BI would be a benefit

Any experience of SQL, Access or other database programs would be a benefit

A passion for quality

Strong communication skills and the ability to work to agreed timelines

Excellent written English and attention to detail

A can-do attitude and a high degree of energy and focus on engaging with new ideas

Capable of creating and working to procedures

A resilient and creative thinker

Remuneration:

A competitive salary and benefits package will be on offer to the successful candidate

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call:

Amanda Latham on: Office 01885 483440, DDI 01885 01885 485524 Mobile 07730 218934 or e-mail your CV and covering letter to: amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

Thank you.

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Summary

  • Ref: A715
  • Type: Economist/Banker/Accountant/Analyst/Insurance, Software/IT Specialist â‹
  • Salary: A competitive salary and benefits package will be on offer to the successful candidate
  • Location: EAST MIDLANDS, MIDLANDS,