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Growing Careers is a free job finding service offered by De Lacy Executive to candidates with a degree/HND level in a rural discipline. We are an established specialist agricultural and rural business recruitment consultancy, working with many of the leading names in the sector both in the UK and internationally.

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Customer Support - Graduate Trainee - Cambridgshire - A660

A first class opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and IT literate individual to join a dynamic cloud based software company within the UK agricultural sector.

  • A competitive salary dependent on experience

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Senior Farm Manager - Oxfordshire - L078

A unique challenge has arisen for an experienced Farm Manager who wants to be at the centre of an innovative farm pioneering a new and diverse approach to grassland management.

  • A competitive salary will commensurate with experience and relevant qualifications. A comfortable 2 bedroom fully expensed cottage will be provided plus vehicle.

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Pork Industry Strategy Director - Midlands - SG005

This is a key role in a highly influential organisation. Reporting direct to the Chief Strategy Officer, you will be contributing, shaping, and delivering strategy devised to ensure all those involved in the Pork Sector have successful, profitable and sustainable businesses now and into the future. This is a unique role that puts you at the heart of the GB pork industry, helping to drive its position in the new market place.

  • A competitive salary with benefits is offered to the right candidate.

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Farm Manager - Cotswolds - L077

A rare opening has arisen for an experienced Farm Manager who is seeking their next challenge. The farm is a mixed beef and sheep enterprise, privately owned and situated in the stunning surroundings of the Cotswolds. This is a real opportunity for the right candidate to take on a well maintained, innovative farm as if it is their own, a lifestyle opportunity.

  • A competitive salary will commensurate with experience and relevant qualifications. A comfortable 2 bedroom fully expensed cottage will be provided plus vehicle.

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Breeding Trial & Seed Production Technician - East Anglia - S272

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Breeding Trial and Seed Production Technician in East Anglia for a progressive and dynamic company.
This role is on offer due to continuing expansion of variety selection work, working within the R&D team.
The job will involve assisting with the day-to-day running of specialist, cereal breeding field trials, ear selection rows and early generation cereal seed multiplication.
The ideal candidate will have relevant experience of field trials and/or seed multiplication, have good competence with MS Office and be capable of supervising other staff at key periods in the season. This is a varied and expanding role, offering an opportunity for career development within a progressive and dynamic company. The role will offer training, an attractive remuneration package and further career development opportunities within one of the UK's leading arable technology provider.

  • Competitive package with benefits available for the right candidate.

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Agronomist - Central Scotland - L076

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit an Arable Agronomist for a very successful independent and well-respected company.

  • A competitive salary will commensurate with experience and qualifications, company car, pension and health insurance.

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Ruminant Sales Specialist - Wilts/South Gloucs - G411

We are seeking a Ruminant Sales Specialist to cover an area from Bristol into Wiltshire. Our client is an ambitious and reputable agricultural company who are experiencing continued growth. They are therefore seeking a candidate who has a passion for...

  • The role offers an attractive, highly competitive package including a company car, laptop and phone.

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Sales Support Specialist - Agricultural Machinery - UK Home Based - A656

An exciting career opportunity has arisen with a leading agricultural machinery manufacturer for a Sales Support Specialist.

  • An excellent remuneration package is on offer to include a competitive salary + bonus, company car and company benefits.

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Senior R&D Agronomist - South West - L075

De Lacy Executive is seeking to recruit a Senior R&D Agronomist to join a successful Global research team who specialise in testing agricultural agrochemicals, fertilisers and crop inputs. The expanding business explores technical activities involving field and lab studies providing a range of opportunities for the ideal candidate.

  • A competitive salary will commensurate with experience and relevant qualifications.

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Trials Manager (Maternity Cover) - Midlands - L074

De Lacy Executive is seeking to recruit a Trials Manager to join a successful Global research team who specialise in testing agricultural agrochemicals, fertilisers and crop inputs. The expanding business explores technical activities involving field and lab studies providing a range of opportunities for the ideal candidate.

  • A competitive salary will commensurate with experience and relevant qualifications.

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Area Sales and Business Development Manager - Rural Sector - South - L073

A great opportunity to work for a leading rural organisation, promoting their professional services and products to the rural community. The organisation can provide its members with access to legal advice, tax specialists, land agents, planning experts and surveyors and is able to provide independent and impartial advice on a wide range of rural business, agricultural and land based matters.

  • £25k base starting salary + car + commission - OTE £45-50k

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Agricultural Liaison Officer - Cheshire - S270

Due to our client's continued growth, De Lacy Executive is actively seeking a Liaison Officer with experience in agriculture to join their growing team in Cheshire. Our client is a specialist provider of professional advice to a wide range of clients...

  • Competitive salary package with on-going career development.

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Agronomists (Trainees Considered) - East - L072

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit Agronomists to be based in the East of England. This exciting new opportunity is with a leading Agricultural Business who specialise in agronomy and crop production.

  • A competitive salary will commensurate with experience and relevant qualifications.

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Trainee Financial Advisor - Agriculture - South West - G408

De Lacy Executive has been engaged to assist in the recruitment of an Agricultural Trainee Financial Advisor to cover the South West territory. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a practical knowledge of farming, ideally dairy, along wi...

  • The role will be home based and will provide a competitive rewards package. An excellent training package can also be provided to the successful candidate.

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Trainee Feed Sales - Ruminant - North West - L071

An excellent Trainee Feed Sales opportunity has arisen for an ambitious person. Our client is a very successful livestock feed manufacturer that is well respected within the industry with a good reputation as an employer.

  • A comprehensive competitive package will be offered dependant on experience.

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Technical/Agronomy Advisor - East Midlands - S265

Our well established client specialises in the recycling of nutrient rich liquid organic materials from Food, Drinks and Digestate Industries to agricultural land throughout England and Wales. They are experiencing rapid growth in organics recycling and also in the development of Anaerobic Digesters.

  • Competitive salary dependant on experience

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Business Development/Team Manager - Agri-Food Sector - Midlands/South West - A648

Business Development/Team Manager - Agri-Food Sector - Midlands/South West
De Lacy Executive seek an experienced Team Manager to join a leading food and drink research organisation who provide services to companies along the supply chain.

  • A competitive remuneration package will be on offer to the successful candidate

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Arable Opportunities - Large-Scale International Vacancies - L070

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit a Farm Manager and Assistants for a large scale, continuously expanding arable operation in Europe.
This is a genuine career opportunity, not just a job, with opportunities for progression on an International scale. Our client is a UK based business with global farming interests.

  • A comprehensive competitive package is offered including a negotiable salary, excellent accommodation to suit the individual, vehicle, health and travel insurance and other benefits.

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Farm Saved Seed Officer - Norfolk/Cambridgeshire - S262

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit a Farm Saved Seed Officer for a plant breeding representative body. The successful candidate will assist across the auditing, investigation and enforcement programme, with an emphasis on farm saved seed. This includes identifying, investigating and resolving discrepancies in farmers' declarations of farm saved seed use, together with related enforcement action, auditing, farmer liaison and support, collections, administration and communications.

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Feed Ingredient Market Expert - Home Based in UK or Europe - SG002

This role is all about being and expert in the animal feed ingredient market sector. Using all you technical knowledge, industry networks and investigative skills to track and report on companies within the feed and feed additive sector. Discover the pricing of selected feed micronutrients and be responsible for interpreting and reporting on news events which are likely to have a direct or indirect effect on the animal feed industry

  • This is an excellent career building opportunity to join a prestigious company. The role offers an attractive and competitive remuneration package

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Area Sales Manager - Rural Sector - Central South - L066

A great opportunity to work for a leading rural organisation, promoting their professional services and products to the rural community. The organisation can provide its members with access to legal advice, tax specialists, land agents, planning experts and surveyors and is able to provide independent and impartial advice on a wide range of rural business, agricultural and land based matters.

  • £25k base starting salary + car + commission - OTE £45-50k

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Seed Manager - Bartholomews - Southern Counties - S258

De Lacy Executive has been engaged to recruit a Seed Manager for a successful and family owned business in the South of England. The role will take whole responsibility for the Seed department of the business and the successful candidate will be expected to pro-actively lead, manage and oversee all aspects for the Seed division. This will include budgeting and execution of overall strategy.

  • Competitive salary and rewards package on offer to reflect the responsibility of the role.

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Customer Services Manager - Agricultural Sector - Cambridgeshire - A629

A first class opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and IT literate individual to join a dynamic cloud based software company within the UK agricultural sector.

  • A competitive salary dependent on experience

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Senior Arable Farm Manager - Eastern Europe - L062

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit a Senior Arable Farm Manager for a large scale, and expanding (currently 7,000ha) arable operation in Eastern Europe. This is a genuine career opportunity, not just a job, where the ideal candidate will have the opportunity to develop into senior management.

  • A comprehensive competitive package is offered including a negotiable salary, vehicle, accommodation, flights home etc.

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R & D Agronomist - East Anglia - L060

De Lacy Executive is seeking to recruit an R & D Agronomist to join a successful research team working on agricultural research relating to crop protection, agrochemicals and crop varieties. The expanding business explores technical activities involving field and lab studies providing a range of opportunities for the ideal candidate.

  • A competitive salary is offered dependant on experience, car and excellent benefits package.

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Field Trials Officer - Midlands - L059

On behalf of our well-known client, De Lacy Executive are searching for an experienced Field Trials Officer. This job opportunity will offer a new challenge within a friendly, well respected and ambitious research team.

The role will be varied and will involve working on agricultural and horticultural field trials/R&D relating to crop protection, agrochemicals and crop varieties. Field studies are conducted on the main trials site and also on agricultural crops at farm sites across the Midlands.

  • competitive salary will commensurate with experience and relevant qualifications. Package includes a car, 25 days holiday and pension.

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Assistant Farm Manager - Arable - Eastern Europe - L049

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit an Assistant Farm Manager for a large scale, continuously expanding arable operation in Eastern Europe.

  • The excellent benefits package includes a competitive salary, housing expenses and a company car, as well as an appropriate leave scheme to the home country.

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