Technical Advisor, Agriculture - HOME BASED, TRAVEL

Location
Somerset
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 07, 2016
Closes
Oct 05, 2016
Ref
J2972
Contact
Eve Hegarty
Result Type
Jobs
Position Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We currently have an exciting opportunity available for a Technical Advisor with experience Agriculture to join a leading company based Somerset area. This role is home based with around 40% of your time spent travelling internationally.

The Technical Advisor - Agriculture will report to the Technical Sales Manager and you will be responsible for managing key accounts for our range of agricultural products world-wide to help train and advise a wide range of customers on the best use of our products. The products are specific to animal care / feed.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Technical Advisor - Agriculture will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Being the primary point of contact for technical and product enquiries. You will be looked upon as a Technical Expert on the company product portfolio in the field of agriculture.

2. Providing high levels of support to international customers on the company products specific to agriculture, including devising and delivering training programmes for sales teams.

3. Representing the company and speaking at national and international exhibitions and conferences.

4. Working with the Technical Sales Manager to further develop business in new territories and introducing new products to existing customers.

N.B. This is not a sales role and no prior sales or business development experience is required. Our client are looking for a Scientific / Veterinary Technical Advisor / Specialist.


ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Technical Advisor - Agriculture we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Veterinary or specialist scientific degree in the field of agriculture or related. You will be expected to have particular knowledge of the pig and poultry sector.

2. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are required as you will be spending time interacting with global clients and customers. You will also be expected to be self motivated and able to work independently.

3. This role will be home based, but you will spend around 40% of your time travelling internationally to conferences and customer sites. You will be expected to have the flexibility to travel internationally. Language skills would be an advantage.

Key Words: veterinary | agriculture | livestock | pigs | Poultry | Technical Advisor | Home Based | International Travel | Languages

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors and is made up of a collaboration of scientists supporting science. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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