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An excellent opportunity has arisen for an animal feed formulator and new product developer for our entrepreneurial, progressive and well established client.
The successful candidate must hold at least an HND or a degree in an agricultural discipline, ideally with a livestock bias. This person will have a genuine interest in and a broad understanding of farm animal nutrition. They will also possess drive, determination and the ability to contribute to the effective working of a team. Attention to detail and the ability to work accurately to tight deadlines will be required.
Preference will be given to applicants with previous experience in an animal nutrition related role and/or practical experience of farm livestock. Recent graduates will also be considered however.
This is largely an office based role but will involve some travel to trial sites.
The work is varied and includes approximately 50% of the working week formulating feeds and assisting the Commercial Manager in the preparation of quotations. The other 50% of the time will be “hands on” in product development liaising with the production team, laboratory and trial sites under the guidance of the Technical Manager. Encouragement will be given to develop your own ideas.
The rewards will include gaining significant experience in technical, new product development and commercial issues. A competitive salary commensurate with experience will be offered. Help with relocation may be available. Career development opportunities will arise for candidates with ambition and ability.
Please call for more information about this exciting role.
Please be assured that all calls are treated in complete confidence.
Grace Nugent on 01684 310208.
You can e-mail your enquiry or CV (in Word or RTF format please, not PDF) to firstname.lastname@example.org
NB. This advertisement does not constitute any part of any future contract of employment.
Candidates should satisfy themselves as to the details of the role before accepting any offer of employment.