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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

Business Development Executive - AF Affinity Limited, Full Time

Overview of role

This is an exciting and completely new role in a fast-growing company. You will be responsible for contacting businesses across many different sectors by telephone in order to promote and sell goods and services, receive orders, gather information, verify details and present procurement options and prices. The key aim is to increase the number of products and services purchased. The role requires a good telephone manner as you will be contacting and speaking with businesses about our full range of products and services.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Understanding of business expenditure costs
  • Relevant work experience in sales, marketing, promotions or telemarketing, preferred but not essential
  • Knowledge of sales and marketing principles and strategies, preferred but not essential
  • Demonstrable experience of being involved in undertaking and completing projects
  • Well organised
  • Good telephone manner
  • Ability to touch type short summary extracts, preferred but not essential
  • Strong IT skills, excel (intermediate level), PowerPoint, Word and Outlook

Personal Qualities

  • Confidence
  • Charming and persuasive personality
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • A polite and friendly manner
  • Initiative
  • Positive attitude
  • Tenacious
  • The ability to think on your feet
  • Team player but also able to work alone and use own initiative
  • Flexibility over working hours to attend ‘out of hours’ events as and when required

 

Apply to hr@angliafarmers.co.uk