Devon YFC Jobs

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Welcome to the Devon YFC job board! Here we display job adverts from the farming and rural community across the South West. If you would like to advertise a job vacancy for your business, please contact organiser@devonyfc.co.uk.

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Mole Valley Farmers: Agricultural Sales Opportunities

With over 60 years’ experience as the leading agricultural supply business, offering a complete suite of in-store, on-farm and online services, inspired by our passion for the UK’s agricultural industry and rural community, we believe in helping to maintain and grow a diverse and sustainable farming community. To do this we need more amazing people to support our work and for everyone that works for us to believe it’s a way of life.

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Moore Scarrott: Trainee Chartered Accountant

Looking for an exciting career in finance? Within our Farming and Estates team, we are offering the opportunity to train as a Chartered Accountant and excel as an individual, using innovative thinking and your entrepreneurial mind. We empower people to be the very best they can be and to reach their full potential. In return, your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary, a training opportunity (all costs covered) and a personally tailored benefits package. We will ensure you not only gain the technical knowledge through our Platinum Approved Training Practice, achieve your goals and aspirations, but also, develop interpersonal skills, commercial awareness & presentation skills. This combination will help you to become an accountant who can be truly effective in today’s market and, ultimately, be the kind of person we want to have working with us, supporting our clients.

For more information please call us on 01823 282100 or send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@moore-scarrott.co.uk

Devon & Cornwall Police Volunteering Opportunity

Could you be a Special Constable? Policing is a career like no other, help make a difference to your rural community! Do you want to help prevent rural crime, problem solve and assist with rural community engagement on matters which affect you? We are looking for people to join our Police Family who have strong rural skills and we want to learn from your experience and expertise!

 

Being a Special Constable is a challenging but rewarding voluntary role with no two days being the same. As a Special Constable you will work closely with regular police officers to support local communities. You will have the same powers and wear the same uniform as a regular police officer; be given training for the role and gain a thorough grounding in many aspects of police work before you are expected to carry out any police duties. Whatever your reason for joining you will be part of our police family and a valued member of Devon & Cornwall Police. Anyone over the age of 18 years old can apply for the role. There are no formal qualifications required, just commitment and enthusiasm for the police service and being part of something exciting in your local rural community.

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Mole Valley Farmers: Alternative Feeds Trader

Are you interested in agricultural commodities and keeping abreast of the marketplace? Do you enjoy building relationships with customers and suppliers? If so, we want to hear from you.

We have an exciting opportunity for someone with a dedicated interest in agriculture looking for a commercial career as an Alternative Feeds Trader.

We are a flexible working employer and welcome applications from those living throughout the UK.

The successful applicant will be required to attend meetings on an ad-hoc basis at our alternative feeds office in Launceston, Cornwall, when Covid-19 restrictions allow.

Salaries are dependent on skills and experience and will be discussed on application.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Building longstanding relationships with our customers, suppliers, and sales team members.
  • Proactively seek new customers through regular prospecting.
  • Liaising with our suppliers to ensure our customers receive the best possible pricing and service levels.
8th Feb Find Out More & Apply Here

Herdsperson required for family run business near Crediton. 

250 autumn block calving herd + followers.  18:36 parlour, modern equipment, TMR fed.  AI & Hoof trimming an advantage, but training is available for the right candidate. SenseHub collars, Uniform record system & calving camera. Work pattern 10 days in 14 with alternate weekends off. Wage according to experience. House in local village available if required.  Passion & enthusiasm to work in a good team essential to maintain high standards of health & welfare. We are part of a buying group, & staff are encouraged to attend training events, discussions & farm walks. Start date negotiable, would consider waiting for the end of this academic year for the right candidate!

For more information contact Will Jones 07813 076990

NFU Mutual Honiton Agency: Account Executive

As an Account Executive within our growing team, you will play a key role in the success of an established and expanding local business, contributing to the smooth running of the office and ensuring that our customers are at the heart of everything we do. You will be customer facing and the first point of contact when customer call or walk into the office. You will handle all general enquire, new business opportunities along with general office duties.

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NFU Mutual Barnstaple: Business Partner & NFU Group Secretary

Our Agency in Barnstaple is closely linked into the local community with a solid foundation on which to build on across the wider market, from commercial / SME insurance to personal insurance via our high-net-worth ‘Bespoke’ proposition.

 

The Agency will offer a truly diverse mix of farming and non-farming business opportunities to allow you to grow your business from a position of real strength. The Agency has an exciting future, is well networked and had exciting plans to grow in size and stature, making this business even more successful.

 

We’re looking for business leaders, rather than insurance specialists, although knowledge of insurance or finance would be useful. As an Agent, you’ll be your own boss, running an Agency under the NFU Mutual name, selling our award-winning products and services. You’ll have the freedom to develop plans and strategies, recruit a team and expand your ambitions. It’s a chance to use your entrepreneurial flair to grow a business with a full range of customers, from farmers to homeowners, commercial businesses to car owners.

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Wynnstay: Join our Administration team

Our central Administration Teams work closely with our commercial and operations divisions to provide valuable business support functions, ensuring we can meet the needs of our loyal customers. We have a number of opportunities for enthusiastic and hard- working individuals to join our team based in Llansantffraid, Powys.

 

There are 4 Vacancies available. Read more here: Career Opportunities – Admin

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Wynnstay: Join our Agri Specialist Depots Team

Our network of over 50 agricultural trade depots provide a range of products and services to farmers and rural communities. As part of our strategy to grow our business we are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking individuals to join our depot trading and operational teams throughout our trading area.

 

Vacancies in Monmouth, Shropshire, Gaerwen, Cross Inn, Newport, Oswestry, Calne, Kendal, Helston, Banbury, Llangadog, Pensarn and Pontesbury. Read more here: Career Opportunities – Depots

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Wynnstay: Join our Feed Team

Our Feed Division manufactures diary, beef, sheep and poultry feeds from sites in Llansantffraid and Carmarthen. We are looking to recruit experienced and highly motivated individuals to join our Feed Team.

 

Vacancies based in Carmarthen. Read more here: Career Opportunities – Feed

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Wynnstay: Join our Arable Team

Our Arable Division covers all areas of crop production including seed, fertiliser, agrochemicals and grain marketing. We are looking to recruit experienced and highly motivated individuals to join our Arable Teams at our York and Shrewsbury offices.

 

Farm Trader/Arable Sales Specialist & agronomist vacancy. Read more here: Career Opportunities- Arable

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Wynnstay: Join our Distribution Team

Our Distribution Team are based at key sites throughout our trading area and play a critical role in ensuring we can meet the needs of our valued customers. We are looking for enthusiastic and hard-working individuals to join our Distribution Teams in various locations.

 

 Vacancies in Shropshire, Wiltshire and Carmarthen. Read more here: Career Opportunities- Distribution

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Wynnstay: Join our Sales Team

Our Field Sales Specialists work closely with their customers to provide products, services and specialist advice to meet the unique needs of their farm. We have a number of opportunities for enthusiastic, hard-working and driven individuals to join our sales teams in various locations throughout our trading area.

 

Vacancies in South Scotland, South Wales, Cheshire, Mid Wales/Midlands and Shropshire. Read more here: Career Opportunities- Sales Team

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