- Well established rural distributor - Privately owned and operated - Manildra, NSW Company This well-established, privately owned business operates three rural retail merchandise stores in the Central West of NSW. They are the largest dealer of Husqvarna products in the region and also stock a large range of domestic and rural merchandise, including garden and agricultural fertilizers, seed and agricultural chemicals. Position Based from the Manildra branch, the Agronomist will provide accurate on-farm advice to key clients relating to farm management and agronomic practices for winter cropping, and pasture based grazing animal production systems.
They will introduce techniques to support clients’ cropping and farming enterprises by enhancing production and developing market opportunities for agronomic services. Key Responsibilities Provide agronomic services to clients, including advice on rotations, crop protection, nutrition and livestock production Introduce new techniques, technologies and products to clients to optimise farm returns Develop and maintain customer support plans and maintain customer records Prepare regular call plans and participate in branch meetings Maintain personal technical skills to ensure advice given is accurate Maintain effective relations with key suppliers and when appropriate assist with field trials and demonstrations Skills and Experience Experience with commercial agronomy servicing broadacre cropping systems in a sales, consulting or in-house capacity Experience in providing on-farm agronomic advice and recommendations Strong negotiation skills and confidence to follow through on closing sales with clients Strong organisational skills Strong communication skills, both written and verbal Qualifications Tertiary qualifications in Agricultural Science are essential Current unrestricted Drivers Licence Remuneration An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated to reflect skills and experience. How To Apply For a confidential discussion, please contact Luke Cuthbertson on 61 8 8201 9999.
Apply online with a resume and cover letter via the ‘Apply’ button, or alternatively via email to resumelucasgroup.com.au quoting reference number LC3581.
Please note, applicants must have full rights to work in Australia, sponsorship is not available for this role. The Lucas Group The Lucas Group is dedicated to providing the agricultural industries with HR consultancy, executive search and recruitment services. As Australia’s premier agribusiness recruitment agency, we search regionally, nationally and globally to identify highly skilled candidates who possess passion and aptitude for the agribusiness industries.