Ruminant Sales Specialist – Southern Scotland/Borders

Southern Scotland & Scottish Borders
An attractive remuneration package will be on offer, to include a highly competitive salary, commiss
18 Sep 2020
16 Oct 2020
Job Type
Nutritionist, Sales
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic career opportunity has arisen for a Sales Specialist within the animal feed sector.   De Lacy Executive's client is a highly successful national company. 

This is an interesting and varied role which will include looking at rations, helping improve efficiencies, herd health, managing forage stocks and feed budgeting.

The successful candidate will have total autonomy and will be accountable for establishing and implementing a successful sales strategy within their area.  It is an excellent territory, which has strong dairy and beef potential and an existing ledger.  You will have full accountability for your ledger from all aspects of pricing, contract agreement & management and development of both existing & new accounts.

This position will be home based and travel will be required throughout the territory, as well as to national venues.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Strong ‘Solution based’ selling skills
  • Commercially and financially astute
  • Excellent negotiator
  • Proven experience in an agricultural B2C sales role
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Excellent organisational skill
  • In depth understanding of the fundamental drivers of the UK ruminant industry
  • Ruminant rationing and developed on farm knowledge of different systems
  • Full UK driving licence


An attractive remuneration package will be on offer, to include a highly competitive salary, commission and company car.

To apply for this new career opportunity:

Please email your CV and covering letter to:

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call:

Amanda Latham on 01885 485524

Please be assured that all calls are treated in complete confidence

Thank you. 

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