Graduate Trainee Ruminant Sales Specialist – Southern Scotland/Scottish Borders

6 days left

Southern Scotland/Scottish Borders
An attractive remuneration package will be on offer, to include a highly competitive salary, commiss
02 Oct 2020
30 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time


A fantastic career opportunity has arisen for a Graduate Trainee 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.

Once trained, the successful candidate will  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.

Full training and support will be provided.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Educated HND/Degree level in a relevant subject
  • Commercially and financially astute
  • Strong relationship builder
  • Proven experience in an agricultural B2C sales role will be an advantage, but is not essential
  • Good communication skills
  • Demonstrate a keen interest in dairy cows and dairy nutrition
  • Willingness to learn about Ruminant rationing
  • 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. 

De Lacy Executive will upload your CV to our database and retain some data about you in order to process your application. More information about our processing activities can be found at Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission.

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

De Lacy Executive is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice, and is registered with the Information Commissioners Office. De Lacy Executive complies with all relevant data protection legislation.

Apply for Graduate Trainee Ruminant Sales Specialist – Southern Scotland/Scottish Borders

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

All questions are required

Do you have a valid UK driving licence?

Do you have previous employment experience in UK agriculture?

Do you have a permit to reside and work in the UK?

Are you educated to HND/Degree level in a relevant subject?

Do you have a keen interest in dairy cows and nutrition?


We would like to keep you up-to-date with what’s happening at Farmers Weekly and tell you about our latest products and other services. Based on your choices below, we’ll send you emails we think you’ll be interested in, including selected articles and reminders about forthcoming events.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Farmers Weekly you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy.
Farmers Weekly is a tradename of Mark Allen Group. By registering your details, you understand that your personal data will be handled according to our Privacy Policy.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs