Grasstec is looking to hire a Livestock Agent based in the North of Leinster.

The role of a Livestock Agent in Grasstec involves:

  • Sourcing Dairy stock for farmers who are looking to either expand or replenish part of their herd
  • Sell groups of stock for Dairy Farmers who have surplus animals to their own requirements
  • Identify suitable animals and be able to differentiate between good and bad stock
  • Be able to negotiate deals with buyers & sellers
  • Identify farmers who have either stock to sell or those that may have a need to purchase in the future.
  • Take pictures & videos of livestock, provide voice overs & commentary on videos so that quality adverts can be created of groups of stock that we look to sell.
  • Interpreting EBI & Coop performance reports for animals

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Achieving Sales Targets on a weekly and monthly basis.
  • Consistently exceeding customer expectations
  • Capturing and recording customer information using our CRM System.
  • Building relationships with key industry organisations to further expand in the market in West of Ireland & adjacent Counties.
  • Work with our existing client base and develop new clients
  • Promote other services that Grasstec offer including Farmyard Design, Farm Mapping and Paddock & Roadway Design

The preferred candidate will:

  • Will have sales experience dealing with Dairy Farmers in the West of Ireland.
  • Have a dairy farming background
  • A results-focused professional with a proven track record
  • Have a good working knowledge of and a keen interest in dairy livestock and livestock systems.
  • Work on your own initiative and be organised
  • Have demonstrated a superior passion for delivering customer service
  • Demonstrate keen commercial awareness
  • Computer literate.
  • Full Clean Drivers Licence

Application:

Please email a Cover Letter and CV to info@grasstecgroup.com