Procurement Livestock

Company: Kepak
Location: Ireland
Salary: Competitive
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Job Description

Kepak Group is seeking to recruit a candidate to become part of its Livestock Procurement and Agriculture Team in our Cork site. The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, capable of working to very high standards and possess an ability to develop strong working relationships.

Location

Watergrasshill, Co. Cork (Ref 28101)

 

The Role:

  • Build and develop relationships with Farmer Suppliers, Producer Group Organisers and Factory Personnel
  • Organise weekly cattle processing plan with site management
  • Conduct farm visits daily and purchase market ready livestock
  • Liaise with our haulage team to ensure the delivery of livestock to our site in line with daily schedule
  • Arrange and agree payment to farmers for all livestock on the day of supply

Key Traits Required:

  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Ability to work on own initiative & meet targets
  • Strong communication & negotiation skills
  • Strong organisational and managerial ability
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Requirements:

  • Experience with livestock systems (sheep and cattle)
  • Familiarity with modern farming practices and regulatory matters
  • Must hold full, clean driving license & have willingness to travel
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office
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