Agricultural & Rural Sales Specialist

We have an exciting opportunity to join Carr’s Billington Agriculture as an Agricultural & Rural Sales Specialist at our Bakewell Country Store.

We are a leading supplier of agricultural products to farmers in the UK with a large footprint of Country Stores and Machinery Depots.

The Job

To assist in the day to day running of the country store alongside an established team. You will ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction and standards. The successful candidate will have a hands-on approach and will be committed to the expansion and success of our company by implementing strategies that increase productivity and enable margin target achievement. The role will also require the successful candidate to take a proactive approach to their work and be willing to take on warehouse and delivery tasks.

Attitude and Behaviours

Teamwork:

  • Be an active member of the team, participating and encouraging others to participate in tasks, sharing information to improve team knowledge and to ensure targets are achieved.
  • Deliver good working relationships with all team members and take on additional responsibilities willingly.

Results Orientation:

  • Recognises primary competitors in the industry and is aware of current policies
  • Promotes the business and work to the required standards.
  • Follow company procedures to complete tasks on time and to the standard required.

Customer Focus:

  • Deliver excellent service to customers (both internal and external) by understanding their needs, providing recommendations with integrity and delivering first rate solutions.
  • Follow through customer enquiries, requests and problems and deal with them promptly.

Technical and Professional Expertise:

  • Work with the team to ensure the UFAS, Merchants/Retail Stores and FIAS accreditations are maintained.
  • Hold an AMTRA qualification (preferred).
  • You may be required to perform additional tasks and responsibilities in line with the needs of the business

Benefits

As part of The Billington Group we offer a range of employee benefits to everyone who passes their probation, the benefits for this role are:

  • Opportunity to work for a well-established and growing family-owned business
  • Competitive salary with annual reviews each September

Annual Leave: 25 days + bank holidays
Uniform: Carr’s Billington branded uniform

Your Health

Health Assured: Access to an Employee Assistance Programme which offers Counselling and Health and wellbeing advice.
Sick Pay: 6 weeks at full salary in any rolling 12-month period (including SSP), increasing to 12 weeks after 5 years of employment.

Your Lifestyle

Staff Discount: Employees are eligible for a generous staff discount on selected products at our Country Stores.

Your Future

Pension: Enrolment into the Company pension scheme after 3 months of employment.
Development: Training and development opportunities identified through our annual appraisal process.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply by submitting a CV and Covering Letter by email to: heather.llanwarne@carrs-billington.com
The closing date for applications is midnight on 13th December 2022
If you would like any more information about this role please email us and we’ll be happy to help.

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