JOB TITLE: Grassland Specialist Agronomist


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : North West England
Job Reference : 11319 Job Category : Agriculture Fishing and Forestry
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 24/02/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Our client is one of the biggest names in the agricultural sector. A £multimillion business, it is at the forefront of providing specialist products geared to enhancing output and yields across the farming and growing sectors.


Job Description

This is an outstanding opportunity and forms part of a commitment to provide added value and leading edge technical knowledge/advice to farmers and distributors across Great Britain. This will be a high profile position within those markets and the job holder will be viewed as a leading expert in the field. The particular focus will be on grassland although some arable knowledge and capability would be useful.

The job holder will be a key decision maker in terms of initiating and supporting research both in house and via third parties. You will be required to attend events and deliver presentations to a wide variety of interested parties. It is also expected that in due course you will sit on specialist industry committees and be give specialist advice and opinions. Input into product development, systems and dissemination of the latest thinking will also be part of the remit.

We are looking for a highly qualified Grassland Specialist with an agricultural related degree, significant experience and expertise in the grassland sector and is FACTS registered. As well as outstanding technical capability we are also seeking sound commercial understanding as well as highly developed communication and team working skills. The role is based in the North West but will also involve a degree of travel throughout the UK.


Job Keywords

Agronomist



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Agriculture Fishing and Forestry recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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