Job Vacancies at United Oilseeds

Posted: 21 Jun
Job Vacancies at United Oilseeds

Commodities Trader (Full Time) United Oilseeds Marketing Ltd, Head Office, Devizes

United Oilseeds is the UK’s leading break crop specialist and one of the country’s most successful independent agricultural co-operatives. With 4,500 farmer members, we operate nationally and trade 28% of the UK oilseed rape crop market and supply 30% of the UK’s rapeseed seed requirements.  

Working alongside our farm traders, you will be responsible for the management of customer relations on commercial and non-commercial aspects of customer contracts, providing a consistent point of contact from purchase to delivery.  You will be the contact point between our traders and our sales team. Supervised by our experienced traders, you will be involved in searching out new trading opportunities and assisting in trading all commodities to drive increased margin growth. Specific ownership of some commodities will be given, with a view to increasing responsibilities over time. You will be committed to providing an exceptional standard of customer service, resolving any issues in a timely manner.

Your ability to communicate at all levels, building strong relationships both internally and externally, will be essential to your success in this role and the customer will be at the heart of everything you do. £Competitive salary plus excellent benefits.The role is based at our Wiltshire Head Office and is an excellent opportunity, with a clear path to promotion, for someone to progress their career at an established market leader in the UK break crop sector.

In the first instance, please email your CV details to chris@unitedoilseeds.co.uk with “Commodities Trader” in the subject line.


Tranport Administrator - Head Office, Devizes

United Oilseeds is one of the UK’s leading national agricultural co-operatives and a market leader in break crops. We wish to recruit a full-time Transport and Logistics Administrator to join our team at Head Office in DevizesThe ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, outgoing and able to work on their own initiative.  A friendly telephone manner and computer literacy are essential, as is the ability to juggle several jobs simultaneously.Initially the role will comprise:

  • Answering the phone to our growers and directing queries
  • Checking up on farm assurance numbers and chasing any that have expired
  • Organising contract load numbers for growers delivering into store
  • General administration duties

Longer term the role will develop into taking responsibility for :-

  • Liaising with hauliers
  • Arrange collection and delivery of all our crop commodities
  • Liaising with growers over their crop availability and delivery

This is an outstanding opportunity to make a career out of the role and progress within the organisation. £Competitive salary with pension, healthcare and life insurance. Please Send your CV to Helen Casey at helenc@unitedoilseeds.co.uk or call 01380 729200