Ruminant Feed & Fertiliser Area Manager - Shropshire

Location Shropshire
Discipline: Veterinary, Animal Health & Equestrian
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££20,000 - £30,000 Dependent on experience
Contact name: Jemma Snow

Contact email: Jemma@AgriFJ.co.uk
Job ref: 1444JS*
Published: 16 days ago

Job Title: Job Title: Ruminant Feed & Fertiliser Area Manager - Shropshire

Location of the Job: Shropshire, United Kingdom

The Company:

My clients are a farmer owned organisation supplying essential farm products, including animal feed and fertiliser, to farmers throughout the UK.

They pride themselves on providing consumers with the latest technical and commercial information about their comprehensive range of products and services.

They support their livestock farmers with their processes, by offering solutions, consisting of feed, fertiliser, advice and management tools.

Working for my clients means working with colleagues who are truly passionate about their profession.

They are a results-orientated organisation with a pleasant and informal working atmosphere.

The Industry: Ruminant Feed, Fertiliser, Ruminant Nutrition, Ruminant Health, Ruminant, Livestock, Animal Health, Animal Nutrition, Animal Feed, Farm Animals, Nutritionist, Marketing, Product Manager, Cattle, Sheep, Sales,

The Job Role details:

An exciting opportunity, due to continual growth, has arisen at my clients organisation for an ambitious individual to join as a Ruminant Feed & Fertiliser Area Manager, responsible for selling, business to business and direct to Ruminant Farmers, in the Shropshire area.

You will be given many opportunities to take your own initiative and responsibility, which means you will be partly able to interpret your position and its future perspective yourself.

Aim of the role:

To be the recognised Ruminant Feed & Fertiliser Area Manager, for the area.

You will be responsible for the realisation of sales targets, ensuring you meet the technical/commercial requirements of the market and for my Clients organisation.

You will also actively promote my clients leadership through platform speaking at meetings and events organised throughout the Business Unit.

Key Responsibilities:

Management / Commercial

Sales Support

Communication / PR

Health and Safety

Ideal Person Skills and Qualifications:

MUST have proven experience of selling animal feed direct to farmers.

MUST have a dedicated interest in Ruminant feeds.

MUST have a strong knowledge of the UK's cattle and sheep sectors.

MUST have drive to bring the best products, tools and advice to our farmers.

MUST have nutritional knowledge.

MUST be actively involved in the cattle and / or sheep sector within the UK.

MUST have a wealth of working experience, plus commercial experience.

MUST have excellent communication skills.

MUST be IT Literate.

MUST be results driven / proactive.

IDEALLY will have on-farm experience.

IDEALLY will have experience of selling fertiliser direct to farmers.

IDEALLY have experience in rationing beef cattle on extensive and intensive systems.

IDEALLY will be AMTRA qualified.

Additional Information:

28 days holiday per annum.

40hrs per week.

Excellent career progression opportunities.

Salary package:

£20,000-£30,000 depending upon experience - Plus bonus and company benefits!!!!

How to apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to; Jemma@AgriFJ.co.uk

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