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  • Sales Administrator – Bath, Somerset

    Millwood Products Ltd is a mail-order business supplying diagnostic test kits and related products to dairy farmers and veterinary surgeons throughout the UK.  Your teamwork skills are important as you will be part of a team of three sales administrators working in our central offices in Bath (BA2 9EW) on a daily basis. 

    The Trainee Technical Sales Administrator opportunity is varied and diverse, on a daily basis you will be required not only to process and pack orders, close sales and up-sell but also to troubleshoot technical queries and ensure customer records are kept up to date. You will be supported to develop an in-depth knowledge of our products. 

    To succeed in your application you should have a professional telephone manner and excellent communication skills coupled with an ability to demonstrate patience and empathy with customers and colleagues.  Must be quick to learn and highly conscientious about their work.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Process sales orders from customers via telephone, email and our webshop for daily despatch
    • Produce sales invoices pack, dispatch and check sales orders for daily postal collection
    • Answer customer enquiries: giving advice and guidance on product selection plus offering technical support
    • Liaise with customers to ensure timely settlement of their accounts
    • Manage customer database, input new records and update existing records
    • Print and distribute customer communications
    • Receive, screen, and distribute incoming phone calls and emails to colleagues

    Job title: Sales Administrator | Location: Bath | Salary: £22,000 – £24,000 |

    Requirements

    • Basic English and Mathematical skills
    • Demonstrable skills in a sales environment

    Benefits:

    • Schedule: Monday to Friday, no weekends
    • Free on-site parking and a beautiful location
    • Casual dress
    • Company events
    • Referral programme

    Applications

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  • Business Development Specialist (Farm Business Survey) – Nationwide, UK

    Are you a customer-focused individual with knowledge or experience in the agricultural industry? Promar International is recruiting for a new Business Development Specialist position. The role is responsible for recruiting UK farm cooperators to participate in the Farm Business Survey on behalf of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA). 

    To be successful in your application, you must demonstrate an ability to:

    • Design, measure and report on revenue-generating goals and KPIs
    • Grow, develop and retain internal and external relationships
    • Adhere, lead and oversee compliance for contractual obligations relating to business-to-business (B2B) sales

    Essential duties and responsibilities

    • Generate and convert leads into signed-up farming cooperators to participate in the Farm Business Survey (FBS)
      • Provide clear and concise information that will support the sign-up of cooperators
      • Establish and monitor performance metrics and take necessary action steps to ensure compliance
      • Deliver training and actively engage with Promar International colleagues to grow, retain and provide an exceptional experience to farm cooperators
    • Implement farming cooperator retention plans in line with the greater cooperator services strategy
      • Identify industry trends, arrange cooperator meetings, and participate in industry events to impact the growth and development of cooperators
      • Build effective links and support for the Farm Business Survey with opinion formers in the UK Farming Industry
    • Build relationships to maximize opportunities for growth of the Farm Business Survey
    • Investigate, track and resolve customer and cooperator concerns; identify trends and implement solutions

    Requirements

    • Demonstrable expertise in business-to-business (B2B) sales
    • Awareness of accounting and bookkeeping
    • Agricultural industry knowledge or experience
    • Full driving licence with the ability to travel nationally

    Benefits

    • Company Car or Cash-for-cars scheme
    • Casual dress
    • Company events
    • Private dental insurance
    • Company enhanced pension, sick pay and family leave
    • Wellness programmes
    • Gym membership
    • Store discounts
    • Referral programme
    • Cycle-to-work scheme
    • Language training provided and support for continuous professional development (CPD)
    • Newly renovated Head Office in Nantwich, Cheshire
    • Free on-site parking and electric vehicle charging points

    Summary

    Job title: Business Development Specialist | Location: UK Remote | Hours: Full-time, Day shift, Flexible | Schedule: Monday to Friday | Contract type: Permanent | Salary: Competitive | Bonus: Yearly, Performance, Loyalty | Availability: Immediate Start |

    Applications

    Email your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com

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  • Farm Business Secretary – Leicester

    In the role of Farm Business Secretary, you will join our growing team to provide services to farming clients in and around Leicester.

    What will you do as a Farm Business Secretary?

    • Maintain and build strong business relationships
    • Visit customer farms and work alongside the clients to complete tasks required, including
      • Data inputting
      • VAT returns
      • Ledger management and bill payments
      • Yearly management accounts
      • General administrative support
    • Attend training, development opportunities and business meetings with your regional team

    Do you have these skills and experiences?

    • Full clean driving license and ability to travel throughout Lancashire daily
    • Demonstrable interest in agriculture

    Summary

    Job title: Farm Business Secretary / Farm Business Analyst | Location: Leicester | Hours: Full-time, Flexible | Contract type: Permanent | Salary: £19,800 – £26,100 | Bonus: Yearly, Loyalty, Performance | Company Car or cash-for-cars

    To apply, please email your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com.

    Benefits

    • Monday to Friday
    • Day shift
    • No weekends
    • Company car or cash-for-cars scheme
    • Casual dress
    • Company events
    • Enhanced company pension, company sick pay and family leave entitlement
    • Wellness programmes
    • Genus Benefits including store and leisure discounts, gym membership and dental plans
    • Referral programme
    • Loyalty scheme
    • Investment in CPD and Language training provided
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  • Farm Business Secretary – Lancashire

    In the role of Farm Business Secretary, you will join our growing team to provide services to farming clients in and around Lancashire, including Blackpool, Preston, Lancaster and Kendal.

    What will you do as a Farm Business Secretary?

    • Maintain and build strong business relationships
    • Visit customer farms and work alongside the clients to complete tasks required, including
      • Data inputting
      • VAT returns
      • Ledger management and bill payments
      • Yearly management accounts
      • General administrative support
    • Attend training, development opportunities and business meetings with your regional team

    Do you have these skills and experiences?

    • Full clean driving license and ability to travel throughout Lancashire daily
    • Demonstrable interest in agriculture

    Summary

    Job title: Farm Business Secretary / Farm Business Analyst | Hours: Full-time, Flexible | Contract type: Permanent | Salary: £19,800 – £26,100 | Bonus: Yearly, Loyalty, Performance | Company Car or cash-for-cars

    To apply, please email your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com.

    Benefits

    • Monday to Friday
    • Day shift
    • No weekends
    • Company car or cash-for-cars scheme
    • Casual dress
    • Company events
    • Enhanced company pension, company sick pay and family leave entitlement
    • Wellness programmes
    • Genus Benefits including store and leisure discounts, gym membership and dental plans
    • Referral programme
    • Loyalty scheme
    • Investment in CPD and Language training provided
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  • Environmental Consultant – Remote

    The Head of Environment at Promar International is looking for an experienced carbon footprint consultant to join the team on a full-time permanent basis.

    You will support the Promar International consultancy business to win and deliver projects for clients throughout the UK. You will have the option to work from home (remotely), meet in the Nantwich, Cheshire office (CW5 7JW) and directly on the client farm. 

    Project demand is continually growing within our Sustainability and Environmental Consultancy team; the team will support you in developing your on-farm knowledge, skills and experience. If you enjoy taking an environmental project from conception to completion, apply now with your CV!

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Provide independent direction and action to farm business clients to enable the achievement of overall business objectives, and improve performance and efficiencies continually
    • Contribute to the successful growth and development of the Promar International business
      • Contribute to the working culture of challenging, growing and developing knowledge, skills and abilities within the team to enable individual career development
      • Deliver environmental consultancy projects which drive profitability
      • Promote opportunities for developing projects through networks, customer contact and business development opportunities
    • Construct tender responses, which would include building experience in devising; methodologies, commercial costing, bid writing and presenting in a timely and professional manner

    Requirements

    • Environmental Sciences related qualification
    • Customer-facing experience
    • 2-5 years of carbon footprinting experience, including client-facing and project management experience
    • Proven experience using Geographic Information System (GIS Software) and Microsoft Excel to analyse and present 

    Benefits:

    • Flexible schedule, Monday to Friday, no weekends
    • Work from home/remote working
    • Free on-site parking and electric vehicle charging points
    • Newly renovated office
    • Casual dress
    • Company events
    • Private dental insurance
    • Wellness programmes
    • Gym membership
    • Company pension (Enhanced by Genus)
    • Sick pay
    • Store discounts
    • Referral programme
    • Cycle-to-work scheme
    • Language training provided and support for continuous professional development (CPD)

    Applications

    Email your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com

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  • Accounting Quality and Operational Manager – Hybrid, Nantwich, Cheshire

    Promar International is recruiting for a Quality and Operational Manager to lead and develop a team of 4 on a fixed-term basis. This position is available to work remote, hybrid or from the central office with the team in Nantwich, Cheshire. 

    The manager and team play a vital role in supporting the Farm Business Accounts business to deliver efficient and accurate turnaround of Farm Business Accounts. You will have responsibility for ensuring quality standards are met. The team provide support to customers and the Farm Business Accounts Teams.

    Responsible for checking and processing year-end accounts, quality checking datasets, answering client helpdesk queries, assisting with anti-money laundering compliance, setting up clients for HMRC services, product and service development, and other duties as required.

    Essential duties and responsibilities

    • Provide the leadership for the successful completion of year-end accounts
    • Lead and develop a team of four experienced team members
    • Quality assurance of year-end accounts datasets
    • Provision of client helpdesk to effectively manage customer queries
    • Oversight of Anti Money Laundering compliance
    • Assisting with setting up clients for VAT/MTD/PAYE
    • Provide general administrative support to the Farm Business Accounts field teams
    • Liaise with consultants, customers & other professionals
    • Contribute to continuous improvement and efficiency gains

    Requirements

    • Customer service experience
    • Bookkeeping or accountancy experience
    • Excellent organisational skills to achieve set deadlines
    • A keen eye for detail and the ability to achieve a high level of accuracy
    • Team leadership and management aptitude
    • Excellent communication skills and telephone manner
    • Good IT aptitude

    Benefits:

    • Free on-site parking and electric vehicle charging points
    • Newly renovated office
    • Casual dress
    • Company events
    • Private dental insurance
    • Wellness programmes
    • Gym membership
    • Company pension (Enhanced by Genus)
    • Sick pay
    • Store discounts
    • Referral programme
    • Cycle-to-work scheme
    • Language training provided and support for continuous professional development (CPD)

    Applications

    Apply with your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com

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  • Farm Business Secretary – East Midlands

    Farm businesses need to make a profit, feed people, care for the environment and ensure the planet will sustain future generations. It’s a tall order, but one which is endlessly fascinating. Backed by the Promar team, you will be in the best position to help farm businesses by balancing the books and managing their accounts.

    Promar International is recruiting for a remote working Farm Business Secretary (also known as Farm Business Analyst) to provide bookkeeping and management accounting for customers on a full-time, permanent basis in East Midlands.

    As a Farm Business Secretary, you will be responsible for a portfolio of customer farms assigned to you by Promar International. It will be your responsibility to manage your diary and caseload – the business will measure outputs by income and workload target. If you’re looking for a career opportunity with flexibility to compliment your lifestyle, apply with your CV today.

    The Promar International team will provide you with the training and tools to excel in your role, including a company car, mobile phone and laptop. You will work at the customer farm to complete most of your tasks; you will have the freedom to complete some tasks remotely from home. Promar International is implementing new accountancy software (Xero and Figured) to enable digitisation and efficient processes. Your initial training will include work shadowing and observation, followed by on-the-job learning – upon completion of your induction training; you can expect to attend group training at least once every two months.

    The opportunity of Farm Business Secretary offers flexibility and career advancement. Whether this is your first accountancy role or you’re an experienced accountant, apply now with an up-to-date CV.

    In this role, you will join our growing Farm Business Analyst (FBA) team to provide services to farming clients in and around the East Midlands area.

    What will I be doing as a Farm Business Secretary?

    • Maintain and build strong business relationships with your customer farms
    • Visit customer farms and work alongside the clients to complete tasks required including
      • Data inputting
      • VAT returns
      • Ledger management and bill payments
      • Yearly management accounts
      • General administrative support
    • Attend Promar International training, development opportunities and business meetings with your regional team

    What are the requirements of a Farm Business Secretary?

    • Full driving license and ability to travel throughout the East Midlands on a daily basis
    • Demonstrable interest in agriculture
    • Ability to work autonomously, maintaining high standards and attention to detail
    • Excellent organisation skills, with the ability to work under pressure to achieve set deadlines

    Email your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com to apply

    Job title: Farm Business Secretary / Farm Business Analyst | Location: Leicester, Northampton, Rugby, Daventry and Banbury | Hours: Full-time, Flexible | Contract type: Permanent | Salary: £19,800 – £26,100

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  • Farm Business Secretary – Taunton/Bridgewater

    Farm businesses need to make a profit, feed people, care for the environment and ensure the planet will sustain future generations. It’s a tall order but an endlessly fascinating one. Backed by the Promar team, you will be in the best position to help farm businesses by balancing the books and managing their accounts.

    In this role, you will join our growing South Farm Business Analyst (FBA) team to provide services to farming clients in and around Southwest England.

    What will you do as a Farm Business Secretary?

    • Maintain and build strong business relationships with your customer farms
    • Visit customer farms and work alongside the clients to complete tasks required, including
      • Data inputting
      • VAT returns
      • Ledger management and bill payments
      • Yearly management accounts
      • General administrative support
    • Attend Promar International training, development opportunities and business meetings with your regional team

    Do you have these skills and experiences?

    • Full clean driving license and ability to travel throughout Southwest England daily
    • Demonstrable interest in agriculture
    • Ability to work autonomously, maintaining high standards and attention to detail
    • Excellent organisation skills, with the ability to work under pressure to achieve set deadlines

    Our Offer

    • Competitive salary and benefits package with a company car
    • Flexible working and autonomy
    • People-focused leadership
    • Learning opportunities to pursue your areas of interest
    • Development opportunities across the business

    Job title: Farm Business Secretary / Farm Business Analyst | Hours: Full-time, Flexible | Contract type: Permanent | Salary: £19,800 – £26,100

    To apply, please email your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com.

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  • Head of Farm Business Accounts – UK Remote

    Promar International is a leading provider of consultancy services to farmers, food companies and retailers. We create and analyse a vast array of industry data to keep us at the forefront of trends and provide reliable evidence to back our advice.

    Our people are nutritionists, vets, agronomists, environmentalists, marketeers, financial planners, strategists, data analysts, engineers and supply chain builders. We operate from the UK and work globally.

    Promar International is part of Genus plc, an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. Genus is a UK listed FTSE 250 company with over 3,000 employees spread across 70 countries.  

    Role Overview

    Our industry-leading Financial Farm Management offering provides software, secretarial services and consultancy to farmers requiring management accounts, and support with financial planning, farm budgeting and forecasting. Over 1000 farmers choose us to produce management accounts. This means they have reliable, timely and accurate information to monitor and control business performance. Promar International‘s target is to achieve double-digit profit growth year on year. If you are an experienced people leader with the ambition to develop your business management skills in a growing business, apply now with your CV.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • People Leadership
      • Lead a team of UK remote-working Farm Business Managers and Analysts
        • You will have three direct reports with combined responsibility for thirty-five field-based employees
      • Deliver Genus’ People Magnet strategy by supporting the Farm Business Management team in all aspects of the employee lifecycle
      • Apply Lean Management principles to drive quality, making year on year efficiency gains in the time taken to produce data sets
    • Business Management
      • Deliver and grow Farm Business Accounts and Agstute services
      • Enhance the customer experience and employee efficiency goals by working closely and constructively with our software suppliers to improve the product
      • Plan, utilise and coordinate logistics to enable economic and sustainable delivery of the Farm Business Accounts service
    • Collaboration
      • Work with the Farm Consultancy and Data Analyst team to utilise data to produce efficient, high-quality work and innovative products
      • Assist and support the implementation of future business strategies and plans to develop the Promar International business
      • Drive the growth of the business forward with effective sales and marketing initiatives and resource allocation that achieves growth of on-farm and corporate customers

    Key performance indicators for this role include:

    • Employee retention
    • Employee efficiencies
    • Employee quality standards/success rates
    • Business profit and growth

    Agstute Services

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    Requirements

    • A degree-level qualification in business administration, accountancy and finance or similar
    • Full clean driving licence with the ability to complete national travel frequently (international travel may be required on occasion)
    • Proven ability to lead, grow, develop and change business units and people
    • Proven ability to negotiate, analyse and win new business in a competitive environment

    Application process

    Send your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com. Your application will be reviewed by the Talent Acquisition team. Successful candidates will be contacted by telephone and subsequent interviews will be conducted face-to-face or virtually, depending on location.

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  • Sales Ledger Administrator – Nantwich, Cheshire

    The Promar International Administrative team is expanding! We are looking for a detail-orientated person with a solution-orientated approach to work.

    Join us at Promar International as an Administrator and deliver quality control, administration and proofreading support to the business.

    You will receive and process high volumes of documents and will be required to work in the office to receive post and digital print documentation.

    The team will rely on you to provide customer care to customers and colleagues over the telephone. Your skills of professionalism and discretion are essential to this role.

    Reporting directly to the Admin Team Manager, you will work as a team and receive on-the-job training. Previous experience in administration will enable you to develop your new skills efficiently.

    What will you do as an Administrator?

    • Quality control and proofreading documents from field-based teams
    • Support customers and colleagues with the preparation of supporting documents and general administrative requirements 
    • Run reports, both the draft and final version of the farm management accounts and  budgets
    • Process client accounts and one-off billings on our brand-new billing system (Microsoft Dynamics 365)

    Summary

    Job title: Administrator | Location: Nantwich, CW5 7JW | Hours: Full-time (day shift) | Schedule: Monday to Friday | Contract type: Permanent | Salary: Competitive | Bonus: Yearly | Availability: Immediate Start

    Requirements

    • Previous experience working within an administration environment
      • Proven sales ledger and invoicing experience
      • Proven computer skills
    • Customer-focused with a solution-orientated approach to communication and tasks at work

    Applications

    Email your CV to emea.recruitment@genusplc.com to apply today.

    Benefits

    • Schedule: Monday to Friday
    • Free on-site parking and electric vehicle charging points
    • Newly renovated office
    • Casual dress
    • Company events
    • Private dental insurance
    • Wellness programmes
    • Gym membership
    • Company pension (Enhanced by Genus)
    • Sick pay
    • Store discounts
    • Referral programme
    • Cycle-to-work scheme
    • Language training provided and support for continuous professional development (CPD)
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To see more opportunities within the wider organisation please click here.

We understand that employees play a vital role in building a sustainable business and their skills, knowledge and wellbeing underpin a company’s success. It is, therefore, a key objective for us to ensure a work-life balance for all employees.

We recognise that training is key in the development of employees within the business to maximise their potential and ensure the continued success of the business.

We are proud to hold the Investors in People Silver Award. Investors In People (IIP) is based on 3 key areas, Plan, Do and Review.

We were delighted to be awarded highly commended in the ‘Supply Industry Dairy Employer of the Year‘ category at the 2021 Cream Awards. This award spotlights those businesses who really understand the crucial importance of people management for business success, showing a real commitment to staff retention, training and individual progression.

Genus ABS Future Leaders Graduate Scheme

The 18-month programme has been designed to provide a challenging and accelerated learning journey where you’ll be making key decisions and be given real responsibility from the start. You will complete three separate rotational placements across various sectors of the Genus and Promar business, plus you’ll be mentored by some of our most successful business leaders along the way. Alongside each placement, your entire journey will also be supported with unparalleled training and a bespoke personal development programme to ensure you really gain the most from your experience on the scheme.

For suitable candidates, we will also provide the opportunity to take your skills overseas. We are looking for individuals who are keen to make an impact in our global business and believe there is no better place to start than to further develop your skills whilst learning about a new culture and different market conditions at the same time. We can’t promise it will be easy, but we will be there to support you every step of the way.

Interested? Send your CV and personal statement to Genus.Graduates@genusplc.com

In all, we operate in 70 countries around the globe.

Our culture is collaborative, engaging, and supportive.