Agricultural Specialist in Training

14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Countrywide .
Contract Type
Full Time

Countrywide Farmers has a unique opportunity available for an Agricultural Specialist in Training to join the team in Bideford, Devon. The role is a full time, permanent position working 40 hours per week which may include working alternate weekends and some bank holidays. We are offering the Agricultural Specialist in Training a competitive salary plus benefits.

From our Country Stores we sell a vast range of products including farming, equestrian, pet, country clothing and gardening products. Specialist advice is on hand for account customers from our experienced Sales and Advisory Teams who work together to provide knowledge and expertise, be it for livestock feeds and husbandry, arable, fuel, LPG, and amenity products.

In all aspects of our business we aim to deliver a personal service, share our knowledge and expertise whilst looking to the latest products and innovations – to shape a future as vibrant as our 100 year heritage.

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and passionate Agricultural candidate to work at our Bideford store.

What are the responsibilities of the Agricultural Specialist in Training?

Reporting to the Store Manager, you will provide an excellent standard of customer service and act as an ambassador within the store for your department. You will monitor competitor activity and product developments, and develop and manage relevant in-store campaigns and agricultural events and promotions to increase revenue and profitability. You will assist the Store Manager to ensure compliance with store policies and procedures, including the AMTRA code of practice, as well as monitoring stock availability and merchandising displays.

On appointment, you will embark on our in-house training programme to become AMTRA qualified which will allow you to advise on and sell animal medications. To be successful as our Agricultural Specialist in Training you must be passionate about the rural community, and possess basic agricultural knowledge.

We offer a fantastic benefits package!

We offer a competitive salary, staff discount, training, good working conditions, pension scheme and a rewarding and stimulating place to work!

Why not click ‘apply’ today? Don’t miss out on this opportunity to join the leading supplier of products and services to the rural community as our Agricultural Specialist in Training.