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L163 - Feed Trader - West Midlands/Cheshire

De Lacy Executive have been retained to source a Feed Trader for a National agricultural business. This excellent career opportunity has arisen for a passionate person to trade into Scotland.

De Lacy Executive have been retained to source a Feed Trader for a National agricultural business. This excellent career opportunity has arisen for a passionate person to trade into Scotland. Your role will be to continue and support the growth of business through development of strong relationships with customers and suppliers.

The position will involve assisting farmers throughout Scotland based from an open plan office based in West Midlands/Cheshire.

The ideal candidate will be a confident person who is comfortable talking to farmers about their businesses in order to identify the opportunities to sell appropriate feeds to them. This is not "a foot in the door sales role" - it is about selling the right product to the farmer and providing a good service. A flexible approach to work will be required to support all aspects of the office functions.

A broad knowledge of farm livestock production will be preferred but a willingness to make the effort to learn quickly will be acceptable if you have the right personal skills. People with a wide range of backgrounds are invited to apply. This is a full time, permanent position.

For the successful candidate additional training and on-going support will be provided. The successful candidate will report into the Trading Manager.

Requirements:

Enthusiasm and determination.

Ideally previous trading/selling experience.

Ability to build business relationships with farmers.

Livestock nutritional knowledge.

Ideally agricultural commercial experience

Organisational skills.

IT skills.

Rewards: The salary will be competitive and will grow along with success in the role.

Interested? For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Laura Edwards on: Office 01885 483 440, DDI 01885 485 529, Mobile 07506 297 071 or e-mail your CV and covering letter to lauraedwards@delacyexecutive.co.uk Thank you.

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Summary

  • Ref: L163
  • Type: Farm trader, Grain/Commodities/Forwarder/Desk trader, Sales, Trainee Sales/Trader
  • Salary: The salary will be competitive and will grow along with success in the role.