Job Opportunities


Technical Services Manager

Location: Marlborough, UK

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 24 SEPT 2017


Our Global Technical Services team provides assay and technical services support to sales teams, distributors and key customers, particularly within the businesses of Laboratory Services and Aunir. Our renowned team are looking for an individual to join them, based either in Marlborough or Towcester.  

You will have qualified with at least a degree in animal nutrition, physiology or a chemistry related field.  You also need a good understanding of feed and livestock industries, with a proven track record of accomplishment in commercial animal nutrition or feed additives / ingredients industries. Working knowledge of English is essential and one other language desirable.


You'll support the development of new and existing technical projects. You will keep up to date with market developments and transfer this knowledge to help steer innovation in technical services, while also building the AB Vista Technical Services brand.   

Supporting customer facing functionality of our product, troubleshooting customer queries and reviewing the quality of data held in Aunir databases, you'll work as a key part of the Global Technical Services team.
You must have great communication skills and be able to juggle a busy role with demands from around the globe. This role requires 25% of your time travelling throughout the UK and internationally. 
If you've already done amazing things and you're a natural relationship builder who can work at pace, please get in touch. 


Further Information and How to Apply




Animal Care Technician

Harrogate, United Kingdom 


Do you value and understand the importance of an animal's wellbeing?

If so this is a great opportunity to be part of a highly motivated team providing the highest level of care expected by Covance, one of the leading global drug development services companies.This is a 12 month fixed term contract.

Conducting a wide range of drug development studies, we offer unique opportunities for you to develop your technical skills whilst working with a wide range of species within our Safety Assessment Department.

At Covance, we value all employees equally, because every team member is essential to our success.

On top of being valued and respected, the opportunity for progression is excellent, we invest in your development and will help you to progress along whichever career path you choose which will be both flexible and rewarding.

The job role involves:

- Being responsible for the in-life aspects of toxicology studies in all species
- Performing technical procedures using your home office license
- Recording data to support regulatory compliance and animal welfare


Further Information and How to Apply









Area Sales Managers 

(South East England and Wales/West Midlands)


KEENAN - now an Alltech company are a world leading feed efficiency Technology Company promoting long-term profitable farm solutions through the KEENAN MechFiber System to the global dairy and beef sectors. This European market leader employs 250 people and has 90% of its sales in exports markets delivering enhanced solutions for over 30,000 farmers in 40+ countries.

We encourage applications from those working in the industry with a successful track record in agri-industry sales. The ideal candidate will be energetic, enthusiastic, have excellent communications / interpersonal skills with two to three years’ work experience and be able to provide appropriate commercial solutions whilst maximising revenue. They will have a passion to succeed – be ambitious to source new business leads,, meet and exceed all KPI’s and revenue targets, sales reporting, use of CRM Systems and sales forecasting.

The attractive remuneration package includes a competitive salary, generous bonus scheme, company car, business expenses, life/health insurance –a full job description and other information is available on request.

Suitable candidates can forward a CV and all relevant details in confidence to Helen Phelan. Please feel free to contact us for further information. Ms. Helen Phelan, Alltech Farming Solutions Limited, Clonagoose Road, Borris, Co. Carlow Ireland. Tel: +353 (0)59 9771 204, Email:


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