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Opportunities at AF

Would you like to work for one of the fastest growing and most innovative agricultural groups in the country? We want to hear from well-motivated, ambitious individuals with a passion for excellence, a drive to succeed, and a 'can-do' attitude.

Each year, AF also employs a number of university placement students and graduates. Find out more about the student placement and graduate opportunities at AF.

A wide range of rewarding and challenging careers are available including specialist buyers and traders, key account managers, marketing, accounts, HR and IT.

All roles demand a high level of customer service, and offer excellent benefits packages to exceptional candidates, including competitive salaries, 24 days holiday per annum (increasing with service), pension plan, training and development opportunities, social events, life assurance, a superb working environment and membership of AF, allowing discounts on both farming and non-farming related purchases.

If this sounds like the career path for you, please send your CV with a covering statement to explain why you feel you would be suited to a position at AF to hr@angliafarmers.co.uk or write to Harriet McCarthy, HR Manager, Anglia Farmers Limited, Honingham Thorpe, Colton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR9 5BZ.

Current vacancies

AF Biomass Fieldsman, Full Time, Based in Lincolnshire

Overview of role

The main duties of the role will be to manage the day to day field management on behalf of AF Biomass, their suppliers and customers in the West of the Region. This role will be based in Lincolnshire and the successful candidate must currently live in or near the area. You will be the ‘on farm contact’ between AF Biomass and farmer members. You will be responsible for the organisation of baling contractors, risk assessment of stacking sites, accurate recording of bale counts and monitoring bale quality. You will plan and co-ordinate the movement of straw liaising with growers, end users and hauliers as necessary, assist with loading straw as required and manage and lead annual stock count accurately.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Agricultural background
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Fork lift certification

 Personal Qualities

  • Accurate
  • Ability to be flexible in hours of work
  • Strong organisational and planning skills
  • Self-motivated and able to use own initiative
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to work alone as well as in a team

Apply to hr@angliafarmers.co.uk

AgChem Business Development Manager, Full Time

Overview of role 

Key tasks will include verifying the potential of members, working with Business Units and Key Account Managers to develop this potential and looking at routes to market as well as working closely with suppliers and Business Managers to take the business area forward. The ideal candidate will be commercially astute, with demonstrable experience within a relevant arable/crop inputs business.

 Qualifications & Experience

  • Knowledge of product area and related markets essential (including pricing structures/changing markets and technological changes)
  • BASIS qualified would be a huge advantage
  • Strong negotiation skills required
  • Competent in writing reports, articles and presenting self in front of an audience
  • Able to demonstrate ability to identify and make improvements
  • Strong networking skills
  • Able to deal with a variety of personalities
  • Comfortable in working with senior people

Personal Qualities

  • Can develop credibility both internally and externally
  • Confident to make decisions and defend these
  • Used to working to very tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to working in a highly demanding atmosphere
  • Able to come up with ideas for improvement and development of the business
  • Team player but also able to work alone and use own initiative

Apply to hr@angliafarmers.co.uk