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Are you looking for you next move in the commercial Sheep sector? Midlands

De Lacy Executive
Package will be dependent on prior experience.
Closing date
30 Dec 2021

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The future of British farming is going through some of the biggest changes in living memory, with demand for food production reaching unprecedented levels.

Demand continues to increase with retail lamb sales rising to 15.9% as well as demand in the middle east being higher than ever because of the lower production figures in New Zealand and Australia.

You will be joining one of the biggest food processing companies in Europe, supplying lamb and mutton throughout the UK, Europe and globally. This role is all about relationships, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining excellent relationships with farmers, suppliers and collection centres.

What will this role involve?

  • Working to production requirements, purchasing appropriate livestock.
  • Out on farm, providing support on breeding, selection and nutrition.
  • Working to animal welfare legislation and company requirements.
  • Keep excellent records, liaise with all departments to ensure a smooth process.

You and your requirements;

  • Prior experience working in livestock procurement.
  • Practical livestock experience.
  • Personable, able to easily build rapport with the farming community.
  • Excellent understanding of the British sheep industry.
  • Self- motivated, results driven and adaptable.

The Offer: A competitive salary with excellent career prospects will be offered to the successful candidate.

To apply:

Please call Lauren Holloway on 01885 485527 or email an up to date copy of your CV (In Word Format) to

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


De Lacy Executive is the professional Agri-Business recruitment consultancy.

Since 2000 we have been recruiting within the agriculture, horticulture, fruit, fresh produce, primary food and other rural sectors in the UK and Internationally. We arguably have the largest database of candidates and regular employer clients.

In this period we have been privileged to help countless companies and jobseekers to achieve their employment goals.

We engage at all levels from trainee through to senior executive and in disciplines from production to technical and commercial.

Our team of nine is friendly, knowledgeable and experienced. We welcome your enquiries and offer our very best advice and service whatever the employment situation.

Most of us are agriculturalists by upbringing and education and have experience of working in the sector we serve before entering the recruitment industry.  We are well trained in recruitment practice and De Lacy Executive is the only Agricultural Recruitment business to be Approved by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation which promotes high standards within the recruitment industry.

We maintain the highest levels of confidentiality and are registered and conform to the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

 “Integrity, Knowledge and Confidentiality”.

We look forward to hearing from you.

De Lacy Executive Ltd. Suite 7, Malvern Gate, Bromwich Road, Worcester WR2 4BN

Tel: 01885 483440. E mail:

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01885 483440
Suite 7
Malvern Gate
Bromwich Road
United Kingdom
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