Farm Business Secretary (Cheshire)

Job Locations UK
Job ID
2022-5632
Category
Technical Services
Position Type
Full Time
Reports To
Technical Services Specialist

Business Overview

Genus is an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. We are a global FTSE 250 company, headquartered in the UK, and listed on the London Stock Exchange. Genus PLC has a presence in over 70 countries and a global workforce of over 3,000 employees and growing.  We are a worldwide leader in porcine and bovine animal genetics, partnering with farmers to transform how we nourish the world – a mission that is important to a sustainable future. 

 

Food consumption is expected to rise by 60% in the next 20 years. Our challenge is to affordably and sustainably meet that escalating demand while global resources diminish.  Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world.

 

Promar International is the sister brand of Genus ABS, Genus' world-leading bovine genetics company. Promar International is the leading provider of consultancy services to farmers, food companies and retailers. Promar International understands that no two businesses are ever the same and offers services to support farmers to achieve their business objectives, providing information to help them to improve farm performance.

Role Overview

Farm businesses need to make a profit, feed people, care for the environment and ensure the planet will sustain future generations. It’s a tall order, but one which is endlessly fascinating. Backed by the Promar International team, you will be in the best position to help farm businesses by balancing the books and managing their accounts.


In this role, you will join our growing Farm Business Analyst (FBA) team to provide services to farming clients in and around Cheshire.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain and build strong business relationships with your customer farms
  • Visit customer farms and work alongside the clients to complete tasks required including
    • Data inputting
    • VAT returns
    • Ledger management and bill payments
    • Yearly management accounts
    • General administrative support
  • Attend Promar International training, development opportunities and business meetings with your regional team

Requirements

  • Full driving licence and ability to travel throughout Cheshire on a daily basis
  • Demonstrable interest in agriculture
  • Ability to work autonomously, maintaining high standards and attention to detail
  • Excellent organisation skills, with the ability to work under pressure to achieve set deadlines

Job title: Farm Business Secretary / Farm Business Analyst | Location: CW5 7JW | Hours: Full-time, Flexible | Contract type: Permanent | Salary: £19,800 - £26,100

 

Benefits

  • Company events
  • Private dental insurance
  • Wellness programmes
  • Gym membership
  • Share Incentive Plans
  • Company enhanced pension, sick pay and parental leave 
  • Store discounts
  • Referral programme
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Language training provided and support for continuous professional development (CPD)

Equal Employment Opportunities

Genus is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. Genus prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Genus conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.

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