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Location: Llansantffraid/Remote

Purpose of Role

To provide complete Credit Control of a specific set of accounts in accordance with the company credit policy, including resolving customer queries and general sales ledger tasks.

Duties

  • Chasing of overdue debts via letter, email, telephone as appropriate
  • Assisting with credit checking and processing of new Wynnstay account applications
  • Managing credit limits and negotiating repayment terms for overdue debts
  • Handling and resolving customer queries
  • Collating monthly reports on overall progress and state of ledger, specific account problems, progress on debts, legal cases, outstanding amounts and monthly debt comparisons by risk category
  • Annual/periodic review of customer credit limits
  • Assigning accounts to categories according to perceived level of risk
  • Processing and allocation of debtor cash receipts
  • Assisting in General Sales Ledger admin functions

The Person

  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • A problem solver
  • Able to demonstrate excellent administration and organisational skills
  • Able to work closely within a team whilst also working under own initiative
  • Possesses strong IT knowledge and skills, including experience using Microsoft Office, in particular Excel, and the use of Dynamics GP

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Llansantffraid/Remote

Temporary role (with the potential to become permanent)

Duties

Reporting to the Digital Marketing Manager the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Listing products requested by Product Managers on the Wynnstay website
  • Adjusting pricing and inventory when required
  • Creating unique and accurate content for product listings
  • Ensuring efficient Meta description and Google shopping feed requirements are met
  • Providing a monthly update of new products listed and updated.
  • Working alongside the Digital Marketing Team to make the most of trending products and seasonal offers
  • Supporting with managing customer enquiries by phone or email and working with co-workers to resolve customer issues
  • Ensuring all leads from the portal are entered on CRM accurately

The Person

  • Efficient and accurate, a team player with a positive hands-on attitude
  • Has the ability to take on a wide range of tasks and challenges
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Has Agricultural knowledge (advantageous)
  • Has some e-commerce experience (preferred but not essential)

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Llansantffraid/Remote

Purpose of Role

To provide efficient and flexible administrative/marketing support with a wide range of key projects and general administration to the Marketing team.

Duties

  • Maximising opportunities to promote the business at all events supported by Wynnstay
  • Attending selected events and supporting the Stand Manager in overseeing stand presentation
  • Working with the Marketing Team to organise facilities for events
  • Supporting with proof reading and copywriting all promotional materials
  • Distributing marketing materials to our customers and network of 54 stores
  • Preparing and ordering business cards and branded clothing for employees
  • Administration for the Marketing Team including cost monitoring and payroll
  • Supporting CRM system implementation where necessary

The Person

The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to use Microsoft Office and have excellent IT skills
  • Be able to communicate effectively
  • Be able to work closely within a team whilst also working under own initiative
  • Have great attention to detail
  • Be organized and able to manage their own workload

Hybrid working may be available

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Llansantffraid/Remote

Duties

  • Implementation of the email digital marketing strategy and growing the email marketing list
  • Designing and implementing email campaigns
  • Developing the use of personalisation features, using data from both Magento and CRM
  • Assess email effectiveness and implementing changes to encourage growth in both clicks and conversion rates
  • Sending reports to relevant parties for individual emails, suggesting improvements and segmentation adaptions
  • Providing monthly reports on portal usage and suggested improvements
  • Supporting Wynnstay account customers in accessing the portal and using its facilities
  • Supporting Wynnstay depots with processing orders and leads
  • Ensuring all portal leads are logged on CRM and allocated to the correct contact, account and specialist
  • Working with all areas of the business to increase involvement in digital marketing activity, to help communicate a strong brand message across all digital platforms to all customer areas

The Person

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a passion for marketing and digital marketing
  • Be self-motivated and a credible communicator with the ability to multi-task and prioritise workload in a fast-paced environment
  • Always be thinking of creative ways to create better and more engaging content
  • Possess strong analytical skills
  • Have good presentation skills

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Stockton

Our Depot in Stockton have an opportunity for you to join their team as a motivated and experienced Depot Manager.

The Opportunity:

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining the existing customer base and establishing new contacts to drive sales
  • Meeting sales budgets by training, mentoring, motivating, and leading the team
  • Ensuring an exceptional level of customer service is always maintained
  • Ensuring the Depot is stocked adequately and is always presentable
  • Completing regular stocktakes accurately and within the specified timeframe
  • Conducting staff reviews to assess training needs and build career development paths
  • Comfortably dealing with issues which may arise with staff or customers
  • Taking responsibility for Health & Safety on site
  • Ensuring compliance with Wynnstay policies and procedures throughout Depot operations.
  • Communicating with key individuals within the division i.e. product specialists, marketing team, purchasing team, accounts team, IT

The Person:

The successful candidate will:

  • Possess strong customer service skills
  • Have a good commercial awareness, preferably with an understanding of the agricultural sector
  • Be an effective leader and have the skills to motivate others
  • Be an organised individual with good planning skills
  • Be an effective communicator
  • Be resourceful in solving problems
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Have experience with computers and basic software packages
  • Ideally be RAMA qualified, or be willing to undergo the training

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay Depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes
  • Free on-site parking
  • Training opportunities

Location: Dartington

Duties

  • Increasing and maximising sales of agricultural products through various selling initiatives
  • Generating and building leads to maximise opportunities, capitalising and promoting available products by means of telephone sales activities and seasonal sales campaigns
  • Being a key point of contact for the region for support and advice on retail agricultural products
  • Organising and supporting promotional activities and campaigns and promote link selling and monitor success
  • Liaise and work with customers from a wide range of agricultural sectors including a large proportion of dairy and sheep
  • Utilising the marketing and CRM function, to increase sales activities at customer level, and to assist with the ongoing data collection
  • Providing quality service to customers along with advice, in a friendly, courteous, and professional manner and in line with customer care polices
  • Enhancing growth by liaising with other sites, including local markets, and key people including Depot Managers, Product Specialists, Marketing Team, Purchasing Team, Development Managers and Regional Business Managers
  • Continuously developing your knowledge on agricultural products by attending relevant training programmes; online, events, in store or as required
  • The responsibility for replenishment of agricultural stock within the store, including the ability to carry out store duties to support the delivery of service to customers
  • Providing cover at other local Depots where required

The Person

  • Able to demonstrate sound knowledge and have a strong passion for the Agricultural industry
  • Commercially aware, ambitious and committed to seeking out opportunities to grow the trading area
  • Preferably holds a RAMA qualification, although we can provide training for the right candidate
  • An efficient accurate worker, with a positive hands-on attitude, thriving from carrying out a wide range of tasks and challenges
  • Able to cope with a physically demanding role involving a substantial amount of manual handling
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Hard-working, flexible, and able to work in a fast-paced environment

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Helston - Saturdays only, Ruthin - Saturdays only

Duties

Assisting the Depot management team, your responsibilities will include:

  • Working in a retail sales environment processing cash and credit transactions as and when required
  • Identifying and maximising sales opportunities through high levels of customer service and knowledge of the products
  • Building customer relationships, dealing with product related queries in a timely manner
  • Providing excellent customer service for customers face-to-face or via telephone
  • Supporting colleagues with product knowledge and stock-related matters as part of promotional campaigns within the store
  • Providing a first class service in a friendly, courteous and professional manner

The Person

The successful person will:

  • Preferably have an agricultural background
  • Preferably hold a RAMA qualification, although we will look to provide training for the right candidate
  • Be self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Professionally support customers’ needs
  • Be willing to learn and take on new challenges as part of the role
  • Be able to demonstrate previous experience of working in a fast-paced environment

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Helston, Calne, Cardigan, Stockton, Pontesbury

Purpose of Role

To assist the Depot management team by accurately, efficiently, and safely performing varied general duties, to include picking orders for distribution to Wynnstay outlets and safely loading / unloading of vehicles.

Duties

  • Picking orders, recording and checking stock, collating paperwork, yard picking
  • Loading customers orders directly into their vehicles and preparing order to be delivered directly to farms
  • Dealing with customers face to face in a professional manner
  • Checking deliveries, complete any related paperwork ensuring it is recorded appropriately
  • Placing all incoming goods in an organised and efficient manner
  • Storing chemicals and hazardous goods in the correct manner
  • Identifying stock anomalies and taking appropriate action
  • Operating a forklift truck whilst adhering to requisite Health and Safety standards
  • Participating in any duties in the interests of Health & Safety, including COSHH compliance, Spillage clean-up, and safe manual handling. In all cases, complying with instructions relating to PPE
  • Ensuring a first class service is delivered as standard

The Person

  • Able to carry out a manual handling role, and be able to lift 25kg in a safe manner
  • Able to drive a Counterbalance Forklift and Reach truck or similar, with appropriate licence/s (Training may be provided for a suitable candidate)
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Able to memorise stock locations
  • Professional towards supporting customers needs
  • Able to demonstrate previous experience of working in a fast-paced environment

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Astley (Shrewsbury)

Purpose of Role:

To assist the Warehouse Senior Management team by accurately, efficiently and safely performing varied general warehouse duties, to include picking orders for distribution to Wynnstay outlets and safe loading /unloading of vehicles, on a 10.30am-7.00pm shift pattern, or a rotating shift pattern (6.00am-2.30pm & 10.30am-7.00pm).

Duties

  • To accurately pick all orders for supply to our depots
  • To load and unload delivery vehicles safely and efficiently
  • To put away all incoming goods in an organised fashion
  • To report to any anomalies in stocks, i.e. damaged and out of date products, or low level of goods
  • To operate a forklift as required taking care to adhere to all necessary safety standards
  • To maintain good housekeeping in the warehouse and keep it clean and tidy always, maintaining a safe working environment
  • To participate in any duties as may be necessary in the interests of health and safety, including COSHH compliance, Spillage clean-up, and safe manual handling. In all cases, comply with health & safety instructions and wear any Personal Protective Equipment deemed necessary
  • To service any warehouse customers in a friendly, courteous and professional manner
  • To play a key role in stocktaking activities

Person Specifications

  • To be able to conduct a manual handling role
  • To possess a Counterbalance Forklift license, or similar, or be prepared to undergo training
  • To be self-motivated and can work from own initiative
  • Can demonstrate strong accuracy levels
  • Is flexible in approach to working hours

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Astley

Duties

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Managing Wynnstay’s company car fleet to ensure all vehicles are kept legally roadworthy, including confirming all vehicles have valid MOT certification and road tax/VED
  • Inputting and collating all driver delivery documentation
  • The taxation of all Wynnstay heavy goods vehicles and management of all Wynnstay fuel cards and fuel keys
  • Buying and organizing company car logistics with Wynnstay employees
  • Handling all accident issues (relating to non-bulk, bulk and company cars), gathering all relevant information when necessary and communicating this to the insurance co-ordinator
  • Arranging for driver digital tachograph cards and vehicles to be downloaded on a weekly basis
  • Updating the database for vehicles activities weekly
  • Liaising with customers daily to ensure an outstanding service standard
  • Acting as a point of contact for drivers and the Distribution function daily
  • Flexibly providing general assistance on site at peak times to ensure efficient business activity
  • Coordinating compliance with Distribution regulations, in conjunction with your line Manager to include filing and data base inputting
  • Provision of general office support when required including assisting the wider Distribution and Customer Services teams

The Person:

The successful candidate will:

  • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrate excellent administrative and organisational skills
  • Have strong IT knowledge and skills, including experience using Microsoft Office
  • Be able to work in a fast-paced working environment
  • Be able to work closely within a team whilst also working under own initiative

Location: Llansantffraid

Purpose of Role

Taking a real hands-on practical approach, you will supervise and develop a team of experienced and hardworking HGV Fitters and Vehicle Mechanics, while effectively maintaining our transport maintenance policies and processes, enabling the safe and efficient delivery of products to our various sites and locations, and loyal customers.

 

Duties

  • To effectively help manage the activities of our garage technicians to ensure efficient operation of the garage facilities
  • To manage, review and where necessary introduce new initiatives regarding the maintenance of our vehicles
  • To balance, on an on-going basis and review the costs of our vehicle maintenance and look for ways to reduce our repair costs, providing Wynnstay with a “best cost option”, whilst maintaining vehicle serviceability and adherence to the relevant DVSA regulations
  • Help with promoting our Daily defect reporting system, and compliance culture with any Wynnstay driver
  • To manage the stock replenishment within the garage, ensuring satisfactory stock levels of the correct parts are consistently available
  • To ensure that our vehicles remain compliant with the various Codes of Practice as may be in operation, e.g. DVSA guide to maintaining roadworthiness
  • To ensure the compliance of the function with Vehicle Inspectorate and Health and Safety regulatory requirements
  • To work with the Transport Coordinators at all locations to ensure all vehicles remain roadworthy
  • To take advice as necessary from identified external experts, and ensure that requirements are effectively implemented across the fleet

The Person

  • Has previous garage experience, and can demonstrate a good understanding of the various Codes of Practice in operation
  • Possesses leadership skills, and preferably management or supervisory experience
  • Takes a real hands-on practical approach
  • Possesses excellent time management skills with the ability to work flexibly to deliver deadlines
  • Has excellent communication skills along with a good level of accuracy, IT knowledge and literacy

For the right candidate a Trainee position would be considered, and supported with a training and development programme.

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Llansantffraid

Purpose of Role

To assist in HGV mechanical and fitting and maintaining the Transport maintenance policies, processes and procedures to enable the safe and efficient delivery of product from source onto farm, while ensuring compliance with a variety of regulatory bodies including DVSA and VOSA.

Duties

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Efficiently assisting in the operation of the garage facilities by managing and undertaking new initiatives regarding the maintenance of our vehicles
  • Working closely with various teams across the business, including transport representatives, Depots and other specialists, to ensure a safe and effective working environment while helping to enhance technical knowledge within the team
  • Ensuring vehicle compliance is in line with operative Codes of Practice, e.g. DVSA guide, maintaining roadworthiness, UFAS guide for road haulage
  • Ensuring the compliance of the function with Vehicle Inspectorate and Health and Safety regulatory requirements
  • Regularly attending break-downs and collect/deliver vehicles as directed by the Manager

The Person

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an affinity with the HGV and distribution network
  • Be able to demonstrate a good understanding of the various Codes of Practice in operation
  • Have a can-do attitude and willingness to learn and support our business
  • Preferably have HGV fitting experience, although training will be provided for the right candidate
  • Have excellent communication skills

For the right candidate, an Apprenticeship/Trainee position would be considered, and supported with a training and development programme.

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: North

National Business Manager - North (including Midlands, North England & North Wales) 

We have an exciting new opportunity for a high-performing and enthusiastic individual who is looking for a rewarding career delivering excellence and supporting the development of our agricultural merchandising and field sales operation.

Duties

Reporting to the Sales and Marketing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Leading the development, review and delivery of annual agreed sales targets
  • Profitably growing and developing all regional merchandising and sales activity
  • Leading and managing regional budget, projecting sales and determining profitability
  • Sales reporting to support effective management and expansion
  • Driving collaboration through all routes to market
  • Monitoring customer and sales trends regionally to enhance future sales strategies
  • Complaints management
  • Achieving credit control targets
  • Developing marketing and product management campaigns to promote the Wynnstay brand
  • Personnel compliance under your remit
  • Keeping abreast with a constantly changing industry, anticipating market trends, competitive threats, and commercial opportunities
  • Mentoring relevant staff ensuring they are effective in their role
  • Leading project work, including new store launches and joint venture integration

The Person

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a broad understanding of the Agricultural industry, along with an affinity for the farmer customer
  • Demonstrate a proven track record in similar role or at the level of Sales Manager or multi store merchandising management in an agricultural sales capacity
  • Possess sound commercial acumen, experience of cost control and planning, prioritising and organising work to meet targets
  • Be a lateral, innovative thinker, and problem-solver able to contribute & define future sales strategy
  • Be a motivational team-leader focused on managing, supporting and developing their team to achieve their full potential
  • Have good knowledge of Sales/Marketing techniques, research and analysis
  • Be self-disciplined, with excellent time management skills, and flexible in order to achieve results
  • Possess good inter-personal skills and ability to deal with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Be self-confident, decisive and resilient with the ability to thrive under pressure in a fast moving challenging environment
  • Be hungry for sales and driven to succeed

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: South

National Business Manager: South (including South England & South Wales)

We have an exciting new opportunity for a high-performing and enthusiastic individual who is looking for a rewarding career delivering excellence and supporting the development of our agricultural merchandising and field sales operation.

Duties

Reporting to the Sales and Marketing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Leading the development, review and delivery of annual agreed sales targets
  • Profitably growing and developing all regional merchandising and sales activity
  • Leading and managing regional budget, projecting sales and determining profitability
  • Sales reporting to support effective management and expansion
  • Driving collaboration through all routes to market
  • Monitoring customer and sales trends regionally to enhance future sales strategies
  • Complaints management
  • Achieving credit control targets
  • Developing marketing and product management campaigns to promote the Wynnstay brand
  • Personnel compliance under your remit
  • Keeping abreast with a constantly changing industry, anticipating market trends, competitive threats, and commercial opportunities
  • Mentoring relevant staff ensuring they are effective in their role
  • Leading project work, including new store launches and joint venture integration

The Person

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a broad understanding of the Agricultural industry, along with an affinity for the farmer customer
  • Demonstrate a proven track record in similar role or at the level of Sales Manager or multi store merchandising management in an agricultural sales capacity
  • Possess sound commercial acumen, experience of cost control and planning, prioritising and organising work to meet targets
  • Be a lateral, innovative thinker, and problem-solver able to contribute & define future sales strategy
  • Be a motivational team-leader focused on managing, supporting and developing their team to achieve their full potential
  • Have good knowledge of Sales/Marketing techniques, research and analysis
  • Be self-disciplined, with excellent time management skills, and flexible in order to achieve results
  • Possess good inter-personal skills and ability to deal with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Be self-confident, decisive and resilient with the ability to thrive under pressure in a fast moving challenging environment
  • Be hungry for sales and driven to succeed

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: South Hampshire & Dorset, Oxfordshire, Wiltshire (Trainee opportunities also available)

Purpose of Role

Developing sales across all product groups, promoting all routes to market, utilising our depots and sales desk to enhance and support the Company sales effort. Providing advice and support to your customer base whilst monitoring trends and utilising campaigns to promote sales.

Duties

  • Growing and developing sales of animal health, hardware, feed and arable inputs.
  • Developing existing and new customer ledger in area
  • Supporting both new and existing customers to improve farm profitability
  • Offer quality products and practical advice that adds value to the customer
  • Contributing fresh ideas on how to grow sales
  • Building and maintaining constructive relationships with Wynnstay depots, working closely with staff from Sales and other divisions within the company, to maximise returns from group trading activities
  • Fully utilising the Sales Support function including CRM, to monitor customer and sales trends for determining key accounts and future sales strategies

The Person

The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills and be agriculturally commercial aware
  • Be highly motivated
  • Have a strong understanding of sales and agricultural products
  • Be able to build good business relationships with professional farmers
  • Be efficient in time management and able to work effectively on your own initiative
  • Have previous sales experience advantageous but not essential
  • Have knowledge of feed, arable and animal health inputs is desired but not essential
  • Possess a full clean UK driving license

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: South & West Wales

Purpose of Role

The Dairy Technical team as part of Wynnstay (Agricultural Supplies) Ltd are now seeking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Dairy Technical Specialist to join a growing business and a dynamic team. The Dairy Technical team are responsible for supporting the field sales teams on farm, to manage the innovation pipeline, to help dairy farmers achieve maximum production efficiency through nutrition and best management practices.

Duties

  • To support the field sales teams on farm technically for the business to achieve sales growth
  • Advise current and new customers on all aspects of nutrition
  • Working closely with local sales team member to further their knowledge
  • Seeking, identifying, and fulfilling new sales opportunities in line with the strategic plan
  • Working closely with industry partners and seek learning opportunities to further own knowledge

Person Specification

The successful candidate will:

  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills and be commercially up to date with the dairy sector
  • Be experienced in ruminant rationing software, ability to formulate diets for growing dairy heifers, pre calving cows and lactating cows in different systems from grass based to intensive housed
  • Be able to build good relationships with farmers, troubleshoot nutritional issues if they arise and maximise performance
  • Be efficient in time management and work effectively off your own initiative
  • Have previous experience in direct sales or influencing the sales process

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: York

Purpose of Role

To develop and maximise the financial contribution of arable products and services throughout the trading area and your given territory.

Duties

  • Trading arable products and purchasing grain to achieve or exceed predetermined targets relating to sales, volumes and margins
  • Developing and generating arable business for Wynnstay, identifying leads or opportunities through calling campaigns and networking
  • Building and maintaining constructive relationships through providing technical product support to arable customers
  • Fully utilising the Sales support and CRM functions, to monitor customer and sales trends for determining key accounts and future sales strategies
  • Producing weekly activity and sales reports to the Arable Sales Manager

The Person

The successful candidate will:

  • Have strong knowledge of the arable crop cycle, cereal seeds, fertiliser and grain trading
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have a keen interest in sales and negotiating
  • Be proficient in using IT systems

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Midlands/Welsh Borders

Purpose of the Role

To develop and maximise the financial contribution of arable products and services throughout the trading area and your given territory.

Duties

Your main responsibilities as an Agronomist with Wynnstay will include:

  • Offering practical and strategic advice on all aspects of crop production
  • Providing advice on crop protection, plant nutrition, fertiliser planning and variety selection to improve farm profitability
  • The management of long-term customer relationships
  • Identifying and fulfilling new commercial opportunities

Person Specification

The successful candidate will:

  • Be fully conversant with the agronomy of arable and forage crops
  • Be able to demonstrate an understanding of the industry
  • Function effectively as part of a dedicated team
  • Be driven, self-motivated, organised, ambitious and determined to succeed
  • BASIS and FACTS qualified
  • Be required to live within the designated area

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes

Location: Brigg (North Lincolnshire)

Temporary 4 months contract (with potential to become permanent)

We are now recruiting for an ambitious, conscientious, highly motivated person to work alongside a small but growing team delivering premium seed products to the agricultural industry.

The Opportunity:

Reporting to the Plant Manager the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Operating a Forklift truck and undertaking any necessary warehouse duties
  • Assisting Plant Manager with cleaning, packing and dressing all species of seed being processed
  • Operating and organising the in-taking of all seed for processing
  • Undertaking the task of cleaning down machinery when changing seed species, as necessary
  • Accurately sampling seed ready for the certification process
  • Assisting with stock control, maintenance and measurement
  • Ensuring customers and partner companies are assisted in a friendly, professional manner
  • Undertaking general warehouse and housekeeping tasks

The Person:

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an experienced and qualified Forklift Truck driver
  • Have own transport (essential)
  • Have a passion for the farming and agricultural industry
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Be willing to work towards any specific training required for the role

Full training will be provided for the successful candidate.

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive:

  • Profit related annual bonus
  • Employee discount at Wynnstay depots
  • 31 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Save As You Earn schemes