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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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Business Development Manager - Rural Sector - Cheshire, North Wales & North Shropshire - L102

De Lacy Executive is seeking a Business Development Manager to actively grow the membership of an organisation across Cheshire, North Wales and North Shropshire.

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

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Sustainability Specialist - Midlands - L101

De Lacy Executive seeks a Sustainability Specialist to join a flourishing International company. This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for the ideal candidate to manage, maintain and develop environmental and economic performance of food producers in agriculture.

  • The remuneration package will be competitive, reflecting the experience of the successful candidates.

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Technical Ruminant Specialist - home based - new role - J575

Technical Ruminant Specialist - home based - new role
This is a fascinating new technical and commercial role with a high status employer to support the "roll out" of a new dairy farm management platform.

Your primary objective will be to maximise customer performance by providing on farm expertise, farm data monitoring and technical advisory service to customers with the objective of improving their technical and financial performance in the dairy and beef sectors.

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Ruminant Sales - South West - L100

In order to service an expanding sales ledger a new vacancy has arisen for an experienced Ruminant Sales person for a territory covering the counties of Gloucestershire, Somerset and Devon.

  • A very competitive salary and benefits are on offer for the right candidate.

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Lab Manager - Cambridgeshire - S287

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Lab Manager for an agricultural company in Cambridgeshire. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the successful candidate will have to organise and undertake day to day effective, accurate and efficient processing of the laboratory.

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Control Room Operator- Cambridgeshire - S286

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Control Room Operator for an agricultural grain company in Cambridgeshire. Reporting to the Grain Store Manager, the successful candidate will have responsibility for the control room of the grain store and subsequent divisions.

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HSE Manager- Cambridgeshire - S285

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a HSE Manager for an agricultural company in Cambridgeshire. Reporting to the Deputy CEO, the successful candidate will develop and lead a programme of continuous improvement for health, safety and environment standards, systems and procedures. Ensuring compliance with all legal obligations and playing a key role in delivering and maintaining a positive HSE culture throughout the company.

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Logistics Co-ordinator- Cambridgeshire - S284

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Logistics Co-ordinator for an agricultural company in Cambridgeshire. Reporting to the Logistics Director, the successful candidate will assist with the smooth running of the Logistics office, manage relationships and work with external customers to maximise utilisation of the fleet.

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Logistics Manager - Cambridgeshire - S283

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Logistics Manager for an agricultural company in Cambridgeshire. Reporting to the Logistics Director, the successful candidate will manage and support the logistics team and operation ensuring legal compliance whilst maintaining the highest standard of Health & Safety. The role will also deputise for the Logistics Director in their absence.

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R&D Agronomist - Suffolk - L099

De Lacy Executive is seeking a R&D Agronomist to be based in Suffolk. Joining a successful research team, the ideal candidate will provide technical support and assistance in regulatory field studies and experiments.

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

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Technical Service Support - Central/Southern England - A691

De Lacy Executives client is part of an International organisation which specialises in manufacturing integrated and innovative farm automation and sensor technologies.

  • An excellent remuneration package will be on offer to the successful candidate, including a highly competitive salary, Company vehicle and pension.

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Technical Trials Agronomist - Derbyshire - L098

De Lacy Executive is seeking a Technical Trials Agronomist to be based in Derbyshire. Joining a successful research team, the ideal candidate will provide technical support and assistance in regulatory field studies and experiments. The Company works on agricultural research relating to crop protection, agrochemicals and crop varieties and is open to providing relevant training and guidance.

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

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Farm Data Specialist - East England - L097

De Lacy Executive seeks a Farm Data Specialist to join a successful, rapidly developing company. This is an exciting and challenging new opportunity for the ideal candidate to maintain and enhance data quality as the Company's Technical Team expands into Worldwide markets.

  • The remuneration package will be competitive, reflecting the experience of the successful candidates.

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Seed Sales Manager - South - S282

De Lacy Executive are looking to recruit a Seed Sales Manager for a well established farming business in the South. Our client is specialist and progressive and the successful candidate will be able to hit the ground running and deliver results quickly.

  • A competitive salary which will reflect the experience of the individual.

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Site Manager (Trainee potential) - South East England - G425

De Lacy Executive have been retained to secure the appointment of a Site Manager for a busy feed production plant based in South East England. Our client is an established business and for the right individual there are significant opportunities for ...

  • a comprehensive rewards package is offered commensurate with the experience and potential of the successful candidate. The ideal applicant will be seeking success in this role in order to lead to greater career opportunities in the future.

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Field Sales Specialist - Ruminant - South West - L095

De Lacy Executive is seeking a Field Sales Specialist within the ruminant sector to join a successful established business. The territory will be to cover the South West. The company is extremely forward looking, with a passion to deliver excellence and maintain its place at the forefront of feed specialists and service. We are seeking candidates that share this ethos and have the personal ambition, drive and enthusiasm to help them achieve their goals.

  • A very competitive salary and benefits are on offer for the right candidate.

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Senior Sales Manager - Agricultural IT Software - Cambridgeshire - A686

De Lacy Executive seeks a Senior Sales Manager to join a dynamic cloud based software company working in the UK arable, fresh produce and horticultural sector

  • An excellent remuneration package will be on offer to the successful candidate.

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Food Chain Advisor - Part Time Opportunity - Warwickshire - A685

De Lacy Executives client is at the forefront of British agriculture and represents the interests of farmers and growers across England and Wales, promoting competitive and socially responsible agriculture and horticulture.

We seek a Food Chain Advi...

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

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Packhouse Line Leader - Herefordshire - S281

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Packhouse Line Leader for a fruit business in Herefordshire. The successful applicant will will be responsible for the running of all packhouse operations. This full time position will be focussed around the main growing season of May to November as well as the winter months in preparation for the on-coming season.

  • Competitive package on offer for the right individual.

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Fruit Harvest Co-ordinator - Herefordshire - S280

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a harvest co-ordinator for a fruit business in Herefordshire. As Harvest co-ordinator you will be responsible for orchestrating the picking of product, along with managing labour requirements and training new employees, all whilst maintaining high quality produce. This full time position will be focussed around the main growing season of May to November as well as the winter months in preparation for the on-coming season.

  • Competitive salary package is on offer for the right candidate to be a part of this growing business.

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Ruminant Sales Specialist - Advanced Trainee - Dorset/Wiltshire - L094

We are seeking a Ruminant Sales Specialist to cover Dorset/Wiltshire area. 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 ruminants and who will influence their sales force in the area to meet growing demand and support existing accounts.

This is predominantly a field based role and will involve managing existing accounts and selling to farmers to gain new business. This is a unique opportunity as our client has an excellent training program aimed at developing and enhancing the successful applicant's skills, including training on feed formulating, sales and business development.

  • 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 based - A684

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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Sales Manager - East Anglia - A683

De Lacy Executive seeks a Sales Manager to join a dynamic cloud based software company working in the UK arable, fresh produce and horticultural sector.

  • An excellent remuneration package will be on offer to the successful candidate.

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Trials Manager - South West - S279

Our client is an ambitious agricultural company seeking to develop its trials division in the South West area. Specialising in agronomy and providing agricultural products and services, the company uses their research and development to assist farmers in maximising their full potential on farm.

  • Competitive package with benefits available for the right candidate.

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Horticultural Technician - Midlands - L093

De Lacy Executive is seeking to recruit a Horticultural Technician to join a successful team working on agricultural research relating to crop protection, agrochemicals and varieties. The expanding business explores technical activities involving field, greenhouse and lab studies providing a range of opportunities for the ideal candidate. This exciting new role is related to greenhouse horticulture offering various studies for increasing operational efficiency.

  • A competitive salary is offered dependant on experience.

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URGENTLY REQUIRED Trainee Flock Manager - West Midlands - JH004

An exceptional full time, permanent opening has arisen for a Trainee Flock Manager for a Sheep Farm based in the West Midlands for immediate start.

  • A competitive remuneration package including a bonus and onsite accommodation

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UK Sales Manager - Animal Nutrition - L092

De Lacy Executive seeks a Sales Manager to service B2B clients in the livestock sector. Our client is a continuously expanding International life science company with ambitions to further develop the GB market share and that of other Global markets. The role is a technical sales role primarily responsible for volume and margin achievement and involves marketing and promotion of the company and its products. The role will be home based with travel throughout the UK.

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

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Buyer/Trader - Assistant/Trainee. - J573

Our client has an enviable reputation as a first class employer with an excellent record of staff retention.
A vacancy has become available in the key department of raw material buying with a multi-million £ budget.

  • The salary will reflect the experience of the appointee and the package will include a range of benefits associated with a good employer.

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Management Trainee. - J572

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A vacancy has become available in the key department of raw material buying with a multi-million £ budget.
The role is based in the rural East Midlands. Relocation expenses may be available.

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Agricultural Recruitment Consultant - West Midlands - G428

De Lacy Executive are expanding. We seek an ambitious person to join our team of Agricultural Recruitment Consultants in our increasingly busy office in Worcestershire. Our team consists of experienced agricultural and food specialists who have developed a recruitment practice based on high ethical standards.

  • will be negotiable and based upon a salary and bonus according to experience and potential.

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Farm Manager - Ukraine - L088

An exciting opportunity for a Farm Manager has become available for a large scale, continuously expanding arable operation in the Ukraine.

  • 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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Southern UK Sales Manager - SG011

De Lacy is pleased to be working with one of the countries best known and respected suppliers to the free range poultry sector.
Our client is looking for an accomplished, experienced and enthusiastic sales manager, ready to take a step up the next level. This is a new role and reports straight to the Sales Director and is all about maximising strategic decision making to accelerate the sales growth of the business. You will manage a team of 5 sales people, driving effective sales development as well as developing and managing some key Accounts.
You will seek out, nurture and grow new business. You will analysis the market, monitor sales, manage budgets and ensure you get the best out of your established sales team.
This is an ideal opportunity to use the skills you have developed in your animal feed sales career and apply them to your experience to manage your own team and be responsible for the profitability of the Feed and Pullet sales department.

  • This roles offers a very competitive salary, Car, Private Medical Insurance and Pension

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Equine Quality Manager - South East England - A677

De Lacy Executive's client is a highly respected and long established producer of brand leading equine feed products

  • The remuneration package will be commensurate with the importance of the role.

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R & D Agronomist - Lancashire - L087

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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Trainee Feed Formulator - South Wales - JH010

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a trainee animal feed formulator for our progressive and well established client. This is a fantastic opening for a candidate with sound nutritional knowledge looking for a second job in agriculture supply , wanting to develop a career in nutrition. However, applicants with a good knowledge of livestock feed and practical agricultural experience are strongly encouraged to apply. You will have the opportunity to formulate feed and discuss feeding requirements with customers.

  • A competitive salary commensurate with experience will be offered. There is the potential for this role to evolve into a technical manager position, for the right individual.

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Livestock Machinery Sales Specialist - Wales & The West Midlands - A673

De Lacy Executives client is an innovative, forward thinking international company who supply profitable farm solutions to livestock farmers.

An exciting career vacancy has arisen for an experienced Sales Specialist to enhance the Wales and West Midlands team and grow a well- established client base. Genuine opportunities for career growth are available for those with ambition.
Ideal candidates with have an Agricultural Machinery Sales background, be ambitious and have the ability to sell a premium brand with added value and engage effectively with farmers in the territory.

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Previous farm sales experience - ideally in machinery sales, but candidates with sales experience in other agricultural industries will also be of interest.
Sound understanding of dairy farming and production.
Excellent communication skills.
Good negotiation skills.
Positive attitude and ability to work autonomously.
Drive, confidence and flexibility are vital.
Computer literate with up to date IT skills.
Full UK driving licence.
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A highly competitive remuneration package to include a competitive salary, generous bonus scheme, company car and life/health insurance will be on offer to the successful candidate dependant on experience.

To apply for this new career opportunity please e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word) to amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk 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).



  • A highly competitive remuneration package to include a competitive salary, generous bonus scheme, company car and life/health insurance will be on offer to the successful candidate dependant on experience.

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General Manager, Livestock Feed - Homebased - G419

De Lacy Executive has an exciting opportunity for a General Manager. This is a unique opportunity to expand the livestock area of an established business. The success applicant will be a motivated self-starter with a can-do attitude to lead the busy, transactional and operational functions of the feed product area, ensuring customer and supplier engagement is at the highest possible level.

  • A competitive remuneration package will be offered and will reflect the experience of the successful candidate.

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Sales Specialist (Field Based) - SW Wales - JS006

De Lacy Executive is seeking an ambitious feed sales specialist within the South West of Wales to fill an opportunity that has arisen for a well-established and reputable company. Our client constantly strives to explore new ways to improve its product range and its services offered to customers.

  • An attractive remuneration package is on offer which will reflect the experience and performance of the individual.

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Technical Sales Manager - Beef Sector UK - G415

Our international client seeks a Technical Sales Manager to service its key customers located throughout the UK.

  • A competitive salary package is available which will reflect the candidates experience. A company car is also included.

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Ruminant Sales Specialist - Dorset - L079

We are seeking a Ruminant Sales Specialist to cover Dorset. 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 ruminants and who will influence their sales force in the area to meet growing demand and support existing accounts.

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

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Trainee Agricultural Consultant - South East - G412

De Lacy Executive is seeking a Trainee Agricultural Consultant. Our client is a consultancy business providing independent and practical consultancy to a wide range of farmers and landowners in the South East.

  • A competitive salary will be offered for this career opportunity with a generous performance related bonus.

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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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Agronomists - Norfolk - L072

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit Agronomists to be based in Norfolk. 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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