Full Time
Posted 2 weeks ago

Business Development Executive

Salary: £30,000 – £40,000 DOE + OTE: £5,000 (Uncapped) + Free Parking + 20 Holidays (Rising with each year of service) + Bank Holidays + Pension + Life Insurance + Share Options after 6 months

Office Based: Ayr, Scotland

The Requirements of Business Development Executive

  • A good understanding/background in agriculture – Topics such as Animal Genomics for Dairy, Poultry, Cattle or related fields
  • Agricultural Genomics, Animal Science or other Scientific/Genomics based degree
  • Previous customer service experience in technical sales role is preferable
  • Hold a current clean driving licence & flexible to travel within Europe
  • Highly motivated, driven individual
  • Ability to demonstrate technical knowledge with customers and at conference and trade shows.

The Role of Business Development Executive

  • Create new business opportunities and develop existing business opportunities within the Genomic market for Agricultural
  • Promoting the range of Genomic Services throughout the Animal Health market
  • To provide first class customer service, training and technical support to our customers
  • Report back on market feedback, market drivers, be involved with Business Development Manager in developing strategies
  • Input into product development ideas and projects
  • Liaise with in-house customer services in relation to customer order processing etc.
  • The role requires around 40% of your time to be spent out in the field. When not in the field you will work from the Company Headquarters in Ayr

 The Company & Opportunity

  • My client is a global leader in the field of Quality Control/Analysis for Food and Hygiene testing laboratories.
  • This specific position is within their Genomic Services division which serves the Agriculture market primarily with focus on Dairy & Cattle
  • They are experiencing rapid growth as they have focused on the demands of the European market and so have direct sales forces in France, Germany, UK, Netherlands, Ireland and Switzerland
  • Awarded the Queens Award for Enterprise for international trade and development, one of the highest awards bestowed on a UK company

For more information about the role or to apply send your CV now to OwenFothergill@langtonhowarth.com or call Owen today on 0113 243 3499.

You must have the right to work in the UK to apply.

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