Trainee / Graduate Farm Trader

at Hunterchase Consultants
Location East Anglia, United Kingdom
Date Posted 04/01/2022
Category Agriculture
Business and Marketing
Job Type Full-Time Vacancies
Closing Date 01/02/2022
Start Date Summer 2022

Description

How to Apply

Hunterchase have a great opportunity for recent graduate with a keen interest in Arable farming and AgriBusiness!

Our client is a leading international agricultural commodity business; they are very well established with farmer customers around the country. This is a great graduate entry level job opportunity to join a well-respected, friendly, and established team. A full training programme is offered to new starters over the first 12 months – and there will also be ongoing career development opportunities for the future.

The Trainee will get involved in all aspects of the business – buying from, selling to, and advising farmers, also logistics, planning, administration, commodity contracts, etc.  Alongside the procurement of grain, oil seed rape and pulses, the trainees will also become involved in the supply of high quality seed and fertiliser products to farmers and growers. The role is mainly office based but will involve daily contact with farmers and some farm visits. In addition, there will be regular attendance at agricultural events and farmer meetings.

Candidate requirements: –

  • Sound knowledge of the agriculture, arable farming and combinable crops in the UK.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Numeracy, IT literacy and commercial awareness.
  • Confident self – starter
  • Agricultural qualification – degree/foundation degree/HND preferred, although not essential.
  • Full driving licence
  • Full training programme at the regional office will be provided over the first 12 months.

Salary: Competitive starting salary package

Please forward your CV or enquiry to margaret@hunterchaseconsultants.co.uk or call Margaret on 07921 454473 to discuss this opportunity in more detail.

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