Aspiring Technical Agronomist- Scotland/Borders

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If you are interested in channelling your technical knowledge and practical into a commercially focused career within a globally leading seed business this opportunity could be what you are looking for.

Opportunities like this do not come up often, this business are prepared to put significant time and resources into training up their next rising star with resources ranging from 1:1 externally sourced coaching sessions to their extensive training programme and international branch collaboration- this is one to grab with both hands!

Joining the Technical Sales Team, you will develop and grow the business in your area. This business has been a leading supplier of grass seed for decades and this will be your primary focus. This is a role for someone who is hugely personable, able to convey technical knowledge and advise at a variety of levels to provide exceptional customer service.

You will:

  • Oversee, develop and manage a regional area of customers, to include distributors and end users.
  • Use your technical knowledge and commercial insight to develop and grow accounts.
  • Develop and grow the Grass Seed business within your region.
  • Provide relevant technical advice and support to customers at all levels, both remotely and on site.
  • Liaise and collaborate with other areas of the business to design appropriate technical advice for use in marketing materials.
  • Execute campaigns and attend industry events to represent the brand.

You will need:

  • Prior experience in an agricultural field sales role is desirable but not essential if you have an aptitude for sales and relationship builder.
  • A full, clean UK driving license.
  • A relevant degree would be advantageous.
  • A strong understanding of the arable sector, ideally from a practical background.
  • Drive to succeed- you will get out what you put in!
  • BASIS and/or BASIS Seed and FACTS would be advantageous.

In addition to unrivalled career progression you can also expect an attractive salary package led by experience and various employee benefits, to include a company car.

To find out more:

Please call Lauren Holloway on 01885 485527/ 07506297071 or email an up-to-date copy of your CV (In Word Format) to

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