Farmer Johns, based in South Australia’s Barossa Valley, supports the region with a range of technical services and supplies ag chemical, fertiliser and general rural merchandise to wine grape producers. We have a reputation for innovation in the industry. We are a fiercely independent, private, family owned company operating for over 30 years. Farmer Johns is a member of the AgLink group.
An opportunity has become available for a viticulture sales agronomist to join our team. You will be responsible for providing accurate and relevant advice to the Barossa Valleys viticulture sector encompassing soil, nutrition, and disease management and meeting targeted sales of ag chemicals, fertiliser and other primary products.
Responsibilities will include:
• Providing sales support and agronomic technical advice to Farmer Johns key viticultural clients.
• Developing and establishing relationships with new clients.
• Assist with day-to-day retail operations of the store.
• Involvement in developing sales budgets and forecasting.
To succeed in this role, you must have a commitment to achieving team goals and dedication to customer service. You will be self-motivated, reliable, capable of working unsupervised with highly developed interpersonal and communication skills. Tertiary qualifications in agriculture are essential. Prior experience in wine grape production may be an advantage however won’t be seen as a disadvantage for the right candidate.
The Barossa Valley offers a unique lifestyle with great schools, sporting and shopping facilities, all within an hour of Adelaide.
An attractive salary package will be negotiated with the successful candidate.
Please forward your application to Gavin Keller, firstname.lastname@example.org by 29th January 2021.