Sales Advisor

Location Hampshire
Discipline: Agriculture, Agro-Chemicals, Fertilisers & Seeds
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35K - £50K
Contact name: Emma Ashmore

Contact email:
Job ref: 15185 EA
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Sales Advisor

Territory: Wales/Herefordshire/Gloucestershire/Shropshire/Warwickshire

The Company: A leading European Seed Company offering sustainable solutions to Farmers.

The Industry: Agriculture, Seeds, Sales, Business Development, Sustainable Agriculture

The Purpose of the Job: You will be responsible for managing a designated sales territory, developing sales, and building relationships within the agriculture sector. You will support existing customers and promote awareness of the brand.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for selling maize and grass seed to dairy farmers.

  • Ensure the sales plan for the region is implemented.

  • Management of farm visits.

  • Prepare annual sales plan with Manager.

  • Become proficient with the company CRM system.

  • Attend relevant trade shows.

  • Attend farmer meetings.

  • Advise and visit maize and grass crops on farm.

  • Option to get involved with trial sites and demo plots.

Person Skills and Qualifications:

  • This role will suit someone who is self-motivated, ambitious and has a good work ethic.

  • The successful applicant will have the commercial acumen to develop the area, assisting in

  • the planning and development of market strategies to promote and deliver growth amongst the target audience.

  • Agricultural understanding/background is essential.

  • IT competence.

  • Sales experience or customer service is an advantage.

  • Working independently but with the support of a small team, you will thrive on the challenge of providing exceptionally high standards against meeting required targets and deadlines.

  • You will have a proven track record of relationship management and successful working practises to develop new business and promote long term growth.

  • Full UK driving licence is essential.

  • The role is predominantly field/home based.

  • Commutable to the office in Hampshire.

  • Willing to travel across and cover Wales/Herefordshire/Gloucestershire/Shropshire/Warwickshire.

How to apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to;

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Agricultural and Farming Jobs are an established specialist Agricultural Recruitment business with offices based in rural Worcestershire. We have a specialist and dedicated Headhunting Recruitment Division as well as a specialist Jobs Advertising Division. We recruit specifically for all roles within the Agricultural industry and support the recruitment needs of all related clients including; Farms, Agricultural Machinery, Fresh Produce, Food, Horticultural, Equestrian, Finance and Veterinary companies on an International basis. We offer an exceptional service with a personable, yet highly professional approach. Please contact our office for further information on 01527 878550.