• Job Reference: 00002808-1
  • Date Posted: 11 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Scott & Newman
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary
  • Sector: Agricultural
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

 Fieldsperson Required

We are a family business of long-established Potato Merchants dealing with potato growers throughout the United Kingdom and wish to recruit a Fieldsperson.
A general knowledge of agriculture would be advantageous but not necessary. Our business is reliant upon the relationship with our growers together with the accurate assessment of their potato crops to ensure total satisfaction for our customers in the various sectors of the potato market.

To achieve this, we are looking to recruit the right individual to join our team on a long-term basis.

This will involve
• Crop assessments and sampling both in the field and store
• Strengthening existing, and developing new grower relationships
• Evaluating and monitoring the performance of contract growers
• Self-motivation, hard work, dedication and flexible working hours
• Interpersonal and communication skills to ensure a comfortable liaison with growers and work colleagues
• Overnight stays when visiting growers in Scotland and other areas of the UK
• A clean driving licence

We can offer
• A competitive salary
• Pension contributions
• Comprehensive training
• A vehicle with private use

Apply in writing or email to: Ray Owen Scott & Newman Ltd Sitka House, Shrewsbury Business Park, Shrewsbury. SY2 6LG Email: