Meet the Team
Welcome to our successful team.
Kate Moxon Managing Director & International Agricultural Headhunter
Mobile Number 07854 255 526
Linkedin: Connect with Kate
Kate is the proud sole owner and Managing Director of Agricultural and Farming Jobs.
Kate has over 15 years of successful Agricultural Recruitment and International Headhunting experience for the Agricultural, Farming, Fresh Produce and all related sectors.
Agricultural and Farming Jobs was successfully set up by Kate in 2013 who eagerly wanted to offer a specialist and cost effective Agricultural company to focus purely on quality recruitment for this very niche industry. Offering both a full Headhunting Recruitment service along with Job Advertising options we can always help you recruit cost effectively whilst offering a quality service.
Kate is an experienced business woman with an award winning successful recruitment background. She has successfully managed sales teams and has solid experience specifically within all areas of recruitment for the Agricultural, Farming, Fresh Produce, Horticultural and Rural sectors.
Kate was born and has always lived in rural Worcestershire, close to her family, she is a big animal lover and enjoys countryside walks with her dog, Bella.
Sophie Ashmore Senior Agricultural Recruitment Consultant – Machinery, Parts and Equipment Specialist
Mobile Number 07718 425 142
Linkedin: Connect with Sophie
Sophie is a fantastic asset to Agricultural and Farming Jobs and has worked in the sales team very successfully since the first day the business started back in 2013.
Sophie has developed into a highly successful Senior Agricultural Recruitment Consultant and is very well known for her success in this field. Sophie manages the Recruitment desk specialising in her niche sectors including; Agricultural Machinery, Machinery Parts and Agricultural related Equipment. She has strong sales and recruitment skills, offers a very consultative approach and offers a genuine desire to want to help and support all of her clients and customers ensuring they receive the best service possible.
Sophie has a genuine interest in the Agricultural and Farming industry and enjoys music, fine dining and health and fitness.
James Phillips Senior Agricultural Recruitment Consultant – Machinery, Engineering and Technical Specialist
Mobile Number 07521 089 223
Linkedin: Connect with James
James joined our busy recruitment team as an experienced Recruitment Consultant with over a decade of sales experience. He brings technical expertise and has been successfully recruiting technical engineers, field-based engineers, mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, construction service technicians along with machinery specialists over the past few years. James also succeeded in recruiting Marketing Managers, Managing Directors and Sales Directors within his specialist division. He has a strong desire to support all of his clients in a quality and professional manner and his passion is to help recruit the very best talent at every opportunity.
James is a devoted family man; a keen sports fan and he recently won a boxing match which he trained hard for – all for charity!
Emma Ashmore Agricultural Recruitment Consultant - Farming Specialist
Mobile Number 07809 737 474
Linkedin: Connect with Emma
Emma has worked in the Agricultural industry for many years and really enjoys working within this niche sector. She has successfully worked her way up through the company following successful sales training and learning all of our industry processes. Emma has gained many repeat client and loves the roller coaster of recruitment life!
Emma is responsible for managing our busy Farming Recruitment division here at Agricultural and Farming Jobs. She supports many of our mixed farms, dairy farms, arable farms, poultry farms, aquatic farms and all specialist farms and estates across the UK and Ireland and has also recruited successfully for International farms too.
Emma is a patient and attentive recruiter who is very personable and professional. She enjoys sourcing suitable candidates with the ideal skill sets required for her clients.
She is the positive ray of sunshine to our busy office! She also helps keep our office ultra-organised and is an important member of our successful sales team.
Emma has a genuine interest for this industry that she has worked in for many years. She loves healthy eating and is a fitness fanatic in her spare time.
James Bowett Senior Agricultural Recruitment Consultant – Horticultural, Groundcare and Fresh Produce Specialist
Mobile Number 07935 753 507
Linkedin: Connect with James
James has worked in the Agricultural and Horticultural industry for many years! He has fantastic contacts and superb knowledge of this niche sector! Since starting one of the first John Deere dealerships back in the 80’s, James has successfully held various sales roles within garden machinery, turf industry sales as well as managing trade accounts across the UK within Agricultural spare parts. James is an honest and reliable professional who will certainly go the extra mile to ensure all of his clients are happy.
James manages our International recruitment division, specialising in recruitment and headhunting for clients specifically within the Horticultural, Groundcare and Fresh Produce industries.
James brings a wealth of industry knowledge to our successful team and is responsible for recruiting for many clients including; Ground care Machinery Manufacturers and Dealers, Ground care Equipment companies, Landscaping companies, Horticultural businesses and Horticultural Suppliers as well as recruiting for many sporting venues that require experienced Course Managers and Greenkeepers James also recruits for many councils who are recruiting for Head Gardener jobs and hard and soft Landscapers! He is a busy man!
If you need support in recruiting for the specialist Horticultural or Groundcare industry – James Bowett is your man!
James is totally passionate about his recruitment specialism. He has a sincere and genuine interest in the sector that he has successfully focused on all of his working life!
Travelling and visiting different countries is what James loves to do in his spare time as well as spending time with his family. He also loves live music and countryside walks with his partner.
Nikki Parsons Advertising Sales Manager / Client Account Manager
Mobile Number: 07845 045 014
Linkedin: Connect with Nikki
Nikki manages the busy Advertising Sales division within Agricultural and Farming Jobs. She has fantastic, personable communication skills and takes great pride in offering the best customer service in this niche industry. She genuinely cares that all of her clients receive the best possible service. Using her 10 years’ + experience and knowledge of advertising sales expertise – she is absolutely the best person to speak to for all of our clients who wish to advertise their current job vacancies on our niche website. Nikki is the client Account Manager for the advertising division and successfully manages all of our contracted advertising clients - she loves taking her top clients out for lunch! (Any excuse for a cheeky Camembert!)
Nikki is a doting Mum and enjoys spending time with her daughter and watching Disney films! She also enjoys fine dining, cocktails, long countryside dog walks, Badminton & Swimming.
Louise Palmer Office Manager and PA to the MD
Mobile Number: 07845 280 661
Linkedin: Connect with Louise
Louise brings a wealth of recruitment and office management experience to our busy office! With over 28 years of recruitment experience, Louise is a highly motivated professional and driven recruitment manager. Louise manages our office expertly and extremely efficiently.
Louise enjoys baking which we love trying samples of in our food obsessed office! She also enjoys listening to 80's music, travelling and attending pub quizzes. Louise is a member of the National Trust and enjoys days out with her son to different National Trust properties and venues.