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Field Officer/Land Finder - North West England - A698

De Lacy Executives client is a dynamic environmental company specialising in by-product recycling and environmental consultancy. As a result of continuous growth and development, we seek a home-based Field Officer/Land Finder to cover the North West region.

You will be responsible for promoting and selling the benefits of the by-products recycled to land. You will need to be an active part of the farming community and your strong communication skills will help you to build good relationships with local farmers, enabling you to discuss their fertiliser needs and agree use of our clients range of by-products for their maximum benefit.

Duties will include helping to identify new farm customers and recycling sites; assisting in the supervision of daily recycling operations; soil sampling; mapping and risk assessments.

Support will be provided from the specialist, in-house technical team who will provide the training to ensure you fully understand the required tasks as well as the advantages and benefits of the by-products to be recycled. Ongoing technical/agronomic backup will then be given along with the opportunity for you to develop your career within the company.

This is an excellent career opportunity for an ambitious individual with a farming background, good organisation skills and a determined attitude.

Candidate Requirements

  • Practical farming background is essential
  • Farming contacts within the North West Territory will be a strong advantage
  • Possess an Agricultural, Soil Science, Environmental qualification and/or be BASIS (FACTS) registered
  • Self-motivated, confident with a mature attitude.
  • Ability to work unsupervised as required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • IT Proficient
  • Full clean UK driving licence


A highly competitive remuneration package will be on offer to include a competitive salary, use of a company vehicle and company pension scheme

To apply for this exciting new career opportunity, please e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word) to and for more information please call Amanda Latham on Office: 01885 483440, DDI: 01885 485524 or Mobile: 07730 218934

Please be assured that all contact will be treated in complete confidence.

Thank you.

De Lacy Executive is the agricultural recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors and was established in 2000. We are experienced practical and supply trade agriculturalists who have developed an agricultural recruitment practice based on high ethical standards - we are approved members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees the UK's recruitment industry (REC Membership Number: 00082047).

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