Opportunity Zone

Do you have a job opportunity, intern position or studentship on offer in your organisation? Are you looking for distributors or franchisees for your business? You might be a large or small agri-business, a research project leader, or a farm business looking to recruit management or technical staff to help grow your business to the next level.

Our new Opportunity Zone has been created to help employers and supervisors fill the exciting agri-opportunities they have on offer by accessing our ever-expanding network of highly skilled people bringing their ideas to the industry. If you have a permanent or temporary role available requiring a working knowledge of agriculture and/or science we’d love to help you fill it!

Please note that this service is free to Agri-Tech East members.

For non members there is a fee of £50 (+VAT) per position for two weeks, please contact us to discuss.

Opportunity Zone for jobs and careers in agriculture and agri-tech

Other job websites cater for jobs in farming, so we’re going to focus on opportunities requiring higher level skills of Levels 3 to 5:

Level 3– Two or more A-Levels or equivalent; NVQ Level 3; BTEC National; Ordinary National Diploma (OND); Ordinary National Certificate (ONC); City and Guilds Advanced Craft; and three or more Scottish higher.

Level 4– First or other degree; NVQ Level 4; Higher National Diploma (HND); Higher National Certificate (HNC); and higher education diploma; nursing; teaching (including further education, secondary, primary and others).

Level 5– Higher degree; Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.); and NVQ Level 5.Just contact us with a job description, website (if applicable) and contact details and we’ll consider it for inclusion on our website and promotion via social media channels.

Available Opportunities:

Breedr: Technical Support and Operations Manager

Salary: £40,000 plus benefits Based in the London office we are now look for a Technical Support and Operations manager, if you are interested please contact us, pack your wellies and help feed the world. Job Description As a core part of the Breedr business you will become the heart of the business, helping drive …

RoCRE: Sales Manager

Salary: £35,000 Closing date: 12th Feb 2019 Are you a Sales Manager with a proven track record of increasing business under a commercial umbrella preferably in an academic or research environment? If so please read on… Rothamsted Centre for Research and Enterprise (RoCRE) are looking to appoint an experienced Sales Manager to work as part …

Harper Adams: PhD in Economic Assesment of Swarm Robotics

Salary: £14, 777 per annum Closing date: 28 February 2019 An economic assessment of swarm robotics for field crops Land, Farm and Agri-business Management Department PhD Studentship (36 months with potential for an additional year with teaching experience) Background Population and economc growth is driving up the demand for more and better quality food, especially …

Rothamsted Research: Global Long Term Experiment Network Coordinator

Salary Details: £29,842 – £32,315 Closing Date:15 Feb 2019   Rothamsted Research is famous for its Long Term Experiments and we are looking for a post-doctoral scientist who is interested in sustainable agricultural science to work on a new initiative to integrate the Rothamsted experiments with similar trials across the world. This initiative is called …

G’s Fresh: Farm Management Trainee

Salary: £26, 500 Do you want to work for a forward thinking, innovative farming business? Do you want to be developed by industry leading professionals? Do you want to work for one of Europe’s leading fresh produce suppliers? If so, then our Farm Management Training Scheme (FMTS) is right for you! Welcome to G’s: We …

Roythornes: Solicitor: Agricultural Property

Salary: dependent on experience
Closing date: not specified

Roythornes are looking for an experienced solicitor to work as part of their agricultural property team.

Agrimetrics: Marketing and Communications Executive

Salary: according to experience
Closing date: not specified

Agrimetrics, a Government-funded AgriTech Centre, has a fantastic opportunity for someone passionate about marketing and communications.

B-hive: Machine Vision Developer

Salary: according to experience
CD: until filled

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the full-time permanent position of a Machine Vision Developer within B-hive Innovations.This could be the perfect next step in your career and a chance to be at the forefront of developing the next generation of image-based solutions.

Ozo Innovations: Current Openings

Salary: according to experience
CD: on application

Ozo Innovations are currently recruiting for multiple technical roles. OZO is developing novel hygiene and pathogen control solutions for the food production, food processing and horticulture sectors.

PBD Biotech Technical Support Scientist

Salary: According to experience

Key role for molecular scientist in exciting new technology company, transforming diagnosis of bacterial disease.