Agronomic Assistant | Lancashire | £20K - £25K

England, Lancashire
£20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
11 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
MorePeople 01780 480530
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking for the next rung on the ladder, more responsibility with an exciting and progressive company? We're looking for someone to take up the position of Agronomic Assistant with a fresh produce business based near Manchester. You'll be working closely with suppliers and making sure their raw materials meet the company's specifications.

The Job

You will work closely with the Agronomic Manager to ensure that all fresh produce suppliers and their produce meet the technical specifications set by our client. This means that you will be working with a variety of different departments, ensuring that only the best quality produce is delivered.
As this is an assistant/trainee role, you will receive the full support of the Agronomic Manager in all other areas of this job including building relationships with growers, ensuring all due diligence paperwork is completed correctly, managing product testing and carrying out project work.

The Candidate

To successfully become Agronomic Assistant, you will hold a degree or equivalent qualification in agriculture or a related subject.
You will have excellent IT, numeracy and literacy skills.
You will also be a people person who can communicate effectively with a variety of different people.
Being organised and the ability to act with tact, diplomacy and maintain confidentiality is also essential.
You will need a driving licence for this job too.
Most importantly, however, to become Agronomic Assistant you will be passionate about fresh produce/agriculture, enthusiastic, hardworking and keen to learn.

If you feel that this is the job for you then please follow the instructions to submit your application. Have any further questions? If so then please do not hesitate to either call Edina on 01780 480530 or drop her an email,