Careers

Help shape the future landscape of UK agriculture with one of the most dynamic, reputable and exciting organisations in the industry.
Any new vacancies will appear here as and when they become available.
Front of House Receptionist, Full Time
Key functions of this role will be:
  • To be the first point of contact for visitors to the AF offices

  • Provide refreshments as required for the board room and meeting rooms liaising with the Catering Manager at busy times

  • Book lunches for internal and external visitors ensuring correct information is recorded concerning numbers, times and special requirements

  • Liaise with the IT facilities Manager regarding IT requirements for internal functions

  • Assist in room set up / clear down (this would involve manoeuvring tables and chairs)

  • Co-ordinate the booking and setting up of meeting rooms/conferences and events

  • Be the point of contact for hosts of events/functions at the AF offices

  • Look after the pool car bookings across the company

  • Maintain and order the company’s stationery stock supplies and record on the database for stocktaking and accounting purposes

  • Sort and distribute incoming post

  • Ensure the reception area is clean and tidy at all times

  • Take responsibility for organising the staff dishwasher rota and circulate as required

  • Clean dishwashers on a weekly basis

  • Carry out general administrative duties as allocated by your manager

  • Assist the Contact Centre where necessary e.g. holidays and sickness absence


Qualifications & Experience
  • Computer literate in particular Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook

  • English and Maths at GCSE or equivalent (Grade C or above or equivalent)

  • Experience of working within an office environment essential


Personal Qualities
  • Smart and presentable

  • Welcoming manner

  • Willing, can-do attitude

  • Sound and proven organisational skills

  • Used to working to very tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Able to work in a highly demanding atmosphere

  • Able to come up with ideas for improvement and development of the business

  • Team player but also able to work alone and use own initiative


If you are interested please send your CV to HR@theafgroup.co.uk

Livestock Executive, Full time
This role will be to provide efficient, effective service to our members, fulfilling their requirements in the relevant product areas, Sourcing and purchasing products, developing long term relationships, develop new and existing product areas for livestock. Industry knowledge is essential and preferably AMTRA qualified or working towards.

Key Duties/responsibilities
  • Sourcing and purchase of all products within the product group, developing long term relationships with suppliers.

  • Negotiating and ensuring terms are current with suppliers and work with any relevant regulations

  • Maintain AMTRA registration

  • Proactively identify new business opportunities for AF and working towards increasing member commitment

  • Input to business plan and budget forecasting

  • Continuious improvement of service levels


Qualifications & Experience
  • Industry knowledge essential, in particular animal feed / livestock / animal medication

  • Preferably AMTRA qualified or working towards

  • Strong IT skills


If you are interested please send your CV to HR@theafgroup.co.uk

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Contact us

If you have any queries or would like to find out more please get in touch.
info@theafgroup.co.uk 01603 881881Honingham Thorpe, Colton, Norwich, Norfolk NR9 5BZ
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