Calf Specialist - South West

Do you know calf nutrition? Are you looking for an opportunity where you will be managing your own time and product lines?

Based in the South West of England, this is both a technical and commercial role working closely with a highly successful and established sales team to achieve further volume and growth in this exciting sector within our client's business.

To be successful within this process you will have a strong entrepreneurial mindset as well and a solid understanding and interest in Calf Nutrition, you willing to travel nationally when required, you will be working with well-known brands and high profile customers.

Your day to day:

  • Visiting farm and trade customers on a regular basis in close cooperation with the sales team to impart knowledge and information.
  • Identifying customer needs and translating them into business and development opportunities.
  • Gathering competitor and market information to keep ahead of the market in nutritional technology.
  • Representing the business and brands at national events.

About you:

  • Experience at farm level sales with particular focus on calf and heifer production and management.
  • Degree in animal science or veterinary medicine with proven knowledge on ruminant nutrition.
  • Experience in the animal feed industry.
  • Ability to work in a commercial and entrepreneurial environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and confidence at public speaking.
  • Team playing skills.
  • Enjoy working and travelling throughout the UK when required.


A competitive package of benefits will be offered to the right person reflecting the stature of the company and experience of the appointee.


For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Jadine Huxtable on 01885 485525, or e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word please) to Thank you.

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