Graduate Agricultural Trader Specialist

at Wynnstay
Location Tetbury, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Date Posted 07/01/2022
Category Agriculture
Business and Marketing
Job Type Full-Time Vacancies
Closing Date 07/02/2022
Start Date 2022
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Description

How to Apply

Wynnstay Group Plc, a leading regionally based Agricultural supply business with a Group turnover in excess of £431 million, successfully operates a mix of agricultural activities within a highly competitive environment. Wynnstay’s offering in the agricultural farm supplies and rural specialist merchanting sectors, consistently produces quality products, delivering a quality service and product to our farmer customer base, whilst maximising profitability and shareholder return.

The Opportunity:
Your main responsibilities as Agricultural Trader will include:

  • Increasing and maximising sales of agricultural products through various selling initiatives
  • Generating and building leads to maximise opportunities, capitalising and promoting available products by means of telephone sales activities and seasonal sales campaigns
  • Being a key point of contact for the area for support and advice on retail agricultural products
  • Organising and supporting promotional activities and campaigns and promote link selling and monitor success
  • Liaise and work with customers from a wide range of agricultural sectors including a large proportion of dairy and sheep
  • Utilise the marketing and CRM function, to increase sales activities at customer level, and to assist with the ongoing data collection
  • Providing quality service to customers along with advice, in a friendly, courteous, and professional manner and in line with customer care polices
  • Enhance growth by liaising with other sites, including local markets, and key people including Depot Managers, Product Specialists, Marketing Team, Purchasing Team, Development Managers and Regional Business Managers
  • Continuously developing your knowledge on agricultural products by attending relevant training programmes; online, events, in store or as required
  • The Responsibility for replenishment of agricultural stock within the store, including the ability to carry out store duties to support the delivery of service to customers
  • Providing cover at other local Depots where required

The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to demonstrate sound knowledge and have a strong passion for the Agricultural industry
  • Be commercially aware, ambitious and committed to seeking out opportunities to grow the trading area within Raglan
  • Preferably hold a RAMA qualification, although we can provide training for the right candidate
  • Be an efficient accurate worker, with a positive hands-on attitude, thriving from carrying out a wide range of tasks and challenges
  • Be able to cope with a physically demanding role involving a substantial amount of manual handling
  • Be self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Be hard-working, flexible, and able to work in a fast-paced environment

For full details click HERE.

Please send a covering letter and CV to careers@wynnstay.co.uk

For a private and confidential discussion please contact Amy Jones on 07718 773035.

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