Sales Manager – Dairy, Poultry & Pet Sectors – UK home based

UK Home Based
An excellent remuneration package is on offer dependent on experience
12 Feb 2021
04 Mar 2021
Job Type
Contract Type
Full Time

De Lacy Executive’s client is a well-established and highly successful company in the ruminant and wider animal feeds sectors.  An independent farmer-controlled business established over fifty years ago, the company has been highly successful in both the UK and International markets.

The role represents a rare opportunity to join a highly professional business working with an experienced and talented team.

We are seeking a self-starting professional who enjoys the challenges of new business development while maintaining and developing a substantial established customer portfolio. 

Ideal candidates are likely to have proven sales experience, ideally within the dairy sector and possess relevant nutritional or animal husbandry qualifications.

A prerequisite for the role will be excellent communication and relationship building skills with the ability to work autonomously and as part of the management team.

The Role:

•           Developing strong relationships with existing customers on farm and within the animal feed compound and merchant sectors

•           Offering nutritional and product support advice

•           Developing new business within dairy and wider livestock markets, including poultry and pet

•           Selling a range of high-quality products backed by professional marketing support

•           Attendance at industry shows and events

Candidate Requirements:

  • Proven B2B and B2C sales experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong business acumen
  • Strong IT skills
  • Marketing skills will be advantageous
  • Good dairy farming knowledge is essential
  • UK driving licence


An excellent remuneration package is on offer dependent on experience

To apply:

Please email your CV and covering letter to

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call:

Amanda Latham on DDI: 01885 485524  Mobile: 07730 218934

Thank you.

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