Livestock Buyer / Calf Buyer- South West

Location England
Discipline: Agriculture, Farming
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££24000 - £28000 per annum
Contact name: Maria Ledbury

Contact email: Maria@agriFJ.co.uk
Job ref: 15179 ML_1642070100
Published: 9 days ago

Job Title: Livestock Buyer / Calf Buyer

Vacancy Ref: 15179KM

Location of the Job: South West

The Company: Our client is a fast growing, multi award winning business providing sustainable, higher welfare beef supply chain solutions, this is a very exciting time in our client's business.

Role Overview:

  • Our client is a fast growing, multi award winning business providing sustainable, higher welfare beef supply chain solutions, this is a very exciting time in our client's business.Previous experience in livestock buying is required
  • Maintain relationships with farmers, livestock agents and suppliers.
  • Ensure the livestock purchased meet production requirements.
  • Negotiate contracts and pricing with abattoirs, live export companies, lot feeders, other stock agents and farmers.
  • Carry out farm visits offering advice on selection, breeding and nutrition to farmers.
  • Carry out tasks in accordance with current animal welfare legislation and company operating procedures at all times about safe movements, handling and production.
  • Contribute to the recording and maintenance of slaughter information and data.
  • Ensure livestock deliveries are as planned.

Salary package- Open depending on experience

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