Sales Representative -Sligo Mayo & Surrounding Areas

Salary Range

Not Disclosed


Agricultural Specialist, Animal Nutrition, Sales, Sales Advisor

Job Description


Milling since 1865 Smyths Daleside are the leading manufacturer of animal feed in the Northwest of Ireland.
For over 155 years, we have been making the highest quality feeds with the aim of exceeding our customers’
expectations. We now invite applications for the following permanent position at our Ballindrait mill.

Reporting to the Commercial Director, the Sales Representative will be responsible for maximising existing
business and developing new business in the sales area.

The Role:
• To deliver ambitious growth strategies across the sales area to increase feed sales to new and existing
• Provide customers with technical advice and support on ruminant nutrition, diet formulation and feeding
practice to maximise milk production and live weight gain;
• Increase feed sales and market share within the sales territory and maximise new business development
• Liaise with sales and technical team to assist in the development of a product range to best suit the
feeding requirements of customers within the territory;
• Understanding farmer’s needs and introducing suitable products and services.
The Person:
• Possess sound knowledge of and an interest in the agri food industry;
• Previous relevant sales experience;
• Demonstrate excellent communication and negotiation skills;
• Be IT literate;
• Have the ability to work on your own initiative and within a busy team;
• Show attention to detail and able to prioritise a busy workload;
• Have a Full Driving Licence;
• Ideally hold a 3rd level qualification in agriculture or a related discipline;
• Ideally have a sound knowledge and experience of ruminant production and nutrition.

In return, the company offers an attractive salary and benefits package, generous commission and a
company car.

To apply please forward a current CV and cover letter to the HR Manager, Smyths Daleside, Ballindrait,
Lifford, Co Donegal, F93 K447 or email [email protected]

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 5.00pm on Friday 5th April 2024.

1077 21 Mar 2024
Smyths Daleside

Company and Location

Smyths Daleside
Ballindrait, Lifford, Co Donegal

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