Trainee Farm Trader | Central Scotland | Graduate

Recruiter
MorePeople.
Location
Scotland, Angus, Arbroath
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Nov 2018
Closes
20 Dec 2018
Ref
MK10884
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

We are working with an exciting business who are looking to take on an enthusiastic Trainee Farm Trader who is willing to learn the ropes and join a forward thinking and progressive business.

The Role:

In this position you will gain training on all aspects of farm trading, while learning the workings of a large and well-respected company in the agribusiness sector. You would get the opportunity to work across a variety of agricultural inputs such as cereal seeds, OSR & fertiliser whilst keeping track of relevant spending and profit margins.

You will gain a great understanding of the agricultural market place, the businesses' market penetration and the impact of seasonality on the availability of goods.

The Successful Candidate:

To be successful in this role you would have the following:

A good down to earth candidate with the enthusiasm to join a progressive agricultural business and learn a trading role where hard work is rewarded.

Any experience of buying across agricultural products will be looked on favourably along with BASIS & FACTS.

Experience in arable agriculture would be ideal.

Great communication, relationship building, and Microsoft Office skills. Also the ability to motivate yourself and put the hours in at busy seasonal peaks.

There is a great package on offer for this role which will reflect the level of experience in the candidate. This a fantastic opportunity for someone to get into trading and really learn the basics alongside a very supportive and friendly team.

If you are interested and would like to find out more, please get in touch with Michael Kendall on 01780 480530 or michael@morepeople.co.uk for a confidential chat.