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A762 - Sales Manager/Farm Manager - Agricultural Machinery - East Midlands

De Lacy Executive have been retained on an exclusive basis to recruit for an exciting and varied new role based in the East Midlands. Our client is a machinery manufacturer/distributor. They also own a small 720 acre working arable farm, which they use to demonstrate, test and market their innovative, high end specialist products.

De Lacy Executive have been retained on an exclusive basis to recruit for an exciting and varied new role based in the East Midlands.

Our client is a machinery manufacturer/distributor. They also own a small 720 acre working arable farm, which they use to demonstrate, test and market their innovative, high end specialist products.

This is a dual role, 60% machinery sales and 40% farm management. We are ideally seeking candidates with proven sales experience but we are also keen to hear from those wishing to start a career in sales, who possess the right aptitude and skill set.

The sales role will involve :

Managing the sales of our clients range of machinery and equipment

Taking enquiries

Following up quotations

Organising demonstrations and shows

Liaising with the International supplier

Planning orders

Candidates must have a solid arable farming background and be willing to spend some of their time in a hands on role. You will need to be competent in operating farm machinery as the job will involve managing the farm. Duties will include managing crop establishment, performing spraying, drilling, planting and some cultivation work using our clients equipment. Assistance will be provided at peak times and all harvesting on the farm is contracted out.

Candidate Requirements:

Arable farming experience - Essential

Spraying/drilling/cultivations experience - Essential

Sales experience - Desirable

Excellent organisation and planning skills

Flexible, with the ability to work off own initiative

Excellent relationship building skills with the ability to communicate at all levels

Financially astute

Good computer skills

Clean UK driving license

Remuneration:

An attractive remuneration package will be on offer dependent on experience, which will include a competitive salary, plus structured commission for equipment sales and an annual bonus for the arable farm management. A company vehicle will also be provided.

To apply for this exciting 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.

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Summary

  • Ref: A762
  • Type: Farm/Unit/Forestry/Yard Manager , Sales, Sales B2B, Trainee Sales/Trader
  • Salary: An attractive remuneration package will be on offer, dependant on experience which will include a competitive salary, plus structured commission for equipment sales and an annual bonus for the arable farm management. A company vehicle will also be prov
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, EAST MIDLANDS,

Contact Information

De Lacy Executive

  • Amanda Latham
  • T: 01885 485524
  • E: amanda.latham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

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