Ruminant Sales Advisor

Continued growth has opened exciting opportunities to join Carr’s Billington in becoming part of our Agricultural Field Sales Team in various areas of Cumbria.

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

We are currently looking for ruminant sales advisors both with or without experience in sales and nutrition. Must have a strong interest in farming and sales. We have roles in the following areas:

  • Feed
  • Dairy Nutrition
  • Fertiliser
  • Animal Health
  • Dairy Consumables
  • Minerals, Blocks and Buckets
  • Agricultural and Rural Supplies

The Role

To develop, grow and maximise the profitable sale products to customers and prospects within an agreed Sales Policy and Sales Territory. To achieve the agreed budget and target levels in terms of both volume and margin of manufactured feed and agricultural supplies required through the effective management of the territory customer base and prospects. To implement marketing strategies and ensure sales targets are met whilst developing and growing the Sales Territory. To contribute to the effective operation of the business as an integral member of the sales team and the Carr’s Billington team as a whole.

Attitude and Behaviours

The Person:

  • Hard working and committed
  • Able to use own initiative and work independently
  • Have the desire to learn, grow & develop
  • Be empathetic with towards our valued customers and colleagues
  • Be proficient in using outlook & excel desirable but not essential

Teamwork:

  • Consistently overachieves personal targets and encourages other team members to do the same.
  • Actively develops relationships with support departments and managers to ensure team success.

Results Orientation:

  • Utilises information available to improve procedures and makes suggestions to line manager.
  • Constantly strives for and achieves higher targets and objectives than required.
  • To identify areas for your own personal development and engage with the required coaching, teaching and mentoring.

Customer Focus:

  • Understands the immediate internal and external customers and their needs. Requests and acts on feedback on service.
  • Acts as a role model for customer service and actively promotes this to other colleagues.
  • To ensure that there is a constant pipeline of potential customers that are being moved through the various stages of the sales process using the available CRM system at the time.

Technical and Professional Expertise:

  • You may be required to perform additional tasks and responsibilities in line with the needs of the business.
  • Hold a full UK driving licence

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HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to: Phil Robertson or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 30/05/2022

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Warehouse Operative Penrith

The Job

We are looking to appoint a self-motivated Warehouse Person at our Branch in Penrith.

You will take on a range of tasks, from checking and sorting stock safely to manual handling and working quickly and efficiently, there will never be a dull day. You may also occasionally deliver goods onto farm.

The right candidate will ideally have an interest in agriculture, be a good communicator, with an eye for detail, and an ability to learn quickly.

Attitude and Behaviours

Teamwork

  • Actively supports other team members to ensure targets and tasks are completed
  • Consistently achieves personal targets and consistently assists team members to achieve team success

Customer Focus

  • Follows through customer enquiries, requests and problems and deals with them promptly
  • Understands their contribution to customer satisfaction
  • Identifies with customers and understands their needs and priorities

Results Orientation

  • Promotes the business and work to the required standards
  • Understands the personal and business benefits of maximising customer value
  • Conscious of waste and the importance of controlling costs to increase profit

Technical & Professional Expertise

  • Must hold a valid UK driving licence

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HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to: Mark Ibbotson or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 06/05/2022

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Parts Assistant Penrith

The Job

To work in a busy Agricultural Parts Department, supporting the needs of our customers and internal teams across the full product range offered by Carr’s Billington including Massey Ferguson, Krone, Weidemann, BVL, Yamaha and CanAm to name a few.

You will join an established team of experienced staff and cover all aspects of work within the department including: Telesales, Counter service, Parts identification, Goods Inwards, Stocktaking, Retail area stocking and preparation, deliveries, workshop service and parts support and a variety of other duties following a period of internal training.

In addition to our key franchises, we also supply parts and accessories for any make and model of agricultural machinery.

Qualities

Knowledge of the Agricultural Industry and Machinery in general is very desirable. A positive attitude, keen eye for detail, resourceful nature and willingness to learn coupled with a desire to forge a long-term career within a large and well-respected employer is a must!

Attitude and Behaviours

Teamwork

  • Actively develops relationships with support departments and managers to ensure team success
  • Supports team members to build a cooperative and willing team environment

Customer Focus

  • Understands and deals effectively with both internal and external customers and continually strives to improve relations

Results Orientation

  • Seeks feedback to improve performance and learn new ways to achieve better results
  • Works to complete larger tasks on time and follows up on results
  • Consistently completes personal targets and tasks to achieve site goals

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HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to: Mark Ibbotson or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 06/05/2022

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Agricultural & Rural Sales Advisor Penrith

An exciting new opportunity to join Carr’s Billington Agriculture (Sales) Ltd as an Agricultural & Rural Sales Advisor has opened based at our Penrith 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 popular 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.

Experience

  • Agricultural knowledge or background essential
  • Retail experience preferred
  • AMTRA SQP preferred; however, opportunity to gain this qualification available

Qualities

  • Excellent customer service
  • Attention to detail
  • Proactive
  • Organised and efficient
  • Problem solver

Attitudes & Behaviours

Teamwork:

  • Actively supports other team members to ensure targets and tasks are completed

Results Orientation:

  • Recognises primary competitors in the industry and is aware of current policies
  • Promotes the business and work to the required standards

Customer Focus:

  • Follows through customer enquiries, requests and problems and deals with them promptly

Download our full information pack click here.

HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to: Mark Ibbotson or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 06/05/2022

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Agricultural & Rural Sales Advisor

An exciting new opportunity to join Carr’s Billington Agriculture (Sales) Ltd as an Agricultural & Rural Sales Advisor has opened based at our Hawes 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 popular 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.

Experience

  • Agricultural knowledge or background essential
  • Retail experience preferred
  • AMTRA SQP preferred; however, opportunity to gain this qualification available

Qualities

  • Excellent customer service
  • Attention to detail
  • Proactive
  • Organised and efficient
  • Problem solver

Attitudes & Behaviours

Teamwork:

  • Actively supports other team members to ensure targets and tasks are completed

Results Orientation:

  • Recognises primary competitors in the industry and is aware of current policies
  • Promotes the business and work to the required standards

Customer Focus:

  • Follows through customer enquiries, requests and problems and deals with them promptly

Download our full information pack click here.

HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to: Dave Calvert or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 07/03/2022

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Warehouse Operative/Driver Ayr

Carr’s Billington is a market leader in agricultural supplies and farm machinery with presence spanning across the UK. We are looking to appoint a self-motivated Warehouse Operative and Driver to add to our highly skilled team based at Ayr.

The Job

As a Warehouse Operative and driver at our Ayr branch, you’ll be joining a fast-paced and caring team that will always have your back. Your job will play a vital role in the business, ensuring that our Country Stores get what they need so our customers can have what they want, when they want it. You will take on a range of tasks, from checking and sorting stock safely to manual handling and working quickly and efficiently, there will never be a dull day.

The right candidate will ideally have an interest in agriculture, be a good communicator, with an eye for detail, and an ability to learn quickly.

Attitude and Behaviours

Teamwork

  • Actively supports other team members to ensure targets and tasks are completed
  • Consistently achieves personal targets and consistently assists team members to achieve team success

Customer Focus

  • Follows through customer enquiries, requests and problems and deals with them promptly
  • Understands their contribution to customer satisfaction
  • Identifies with customers and understands their needs and priorities

Results Orientation

  • Promotes the business and work to the required standards
  • Understands the personal and business benefits of maximising customer value
  • Conscious of waste and the importance of controlling costs to increase profit

Technical & Professional Expertise

  • To ensure that all policies and procedures in respect of Security and Health & Safety are adhered to, in order to provide a safe and secure environment for self, colleagues and customers
  • CPC training preferred
  • Ideally Fork Lift Truck (FLT) licence

Download our full information pack click here.

HOW TO APPLY

To get started with this exciting career, please send an up-to-date CV to: Bev Devaney or if you have any questions, please email us and we’ll be happy to help.
The closing date for applications is midnight on 06/05/2022

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