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Would you like to be part of the Wynnstay Team?

Wynnstay Group plc is a leading, successful and profitable business experiencing rapid growth, employing in excess of 1,000 employees, and offering a wide range of career opportunities across our core business divisions.

Primarily a community based employer, we provide a diverse mix of careers ranging from commercial sales positions to specialist and technical opportunities for enthusiastic individuals who can join our existing dedicated teams and help drive the business forward.

As a Company, we strive to provide our valued customers with a quality service and expert advice. In order to meet these ambitions, we promote staff development initiatives and provide access to structured training opportunities, while supporting various vocational and professional qualifications.

If you have an interest in our business and are keen to work for a leader in the agricultural UK industry and an expanding successful employer, we would welcome your application.

The rewards? Wynnstay Group offer a competitive package to include competitive basic salary, company profit related pay, a child care voucher scheme, a pension & life assurance scheme, and company share incentives (after qualifying period).

On this page, you will find information on all opportunities currently available within the Group, detailing principle requisites of each role together with a useful link for submitting your application online.

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 Latest Vacancies

Location: Powys/Shropshire Border

Company: Wynnstay Group Plc

The Role:

Wynnstay (Agricultural Supplies) Ltd work in the agricultural supplies and rural retailing sectors, and are committed towards consistently delivering a quality service and product to our farmer customer base, whilst maximising profitability and shareholder return. As we grow organically and through acquisition, we seek an experienced distribution professional, with a sound knowledge of supply chains, to support the development of our national distribution network.The main focus will be on assessing the capabilities of the operation, understanding the opportunities and risks facing the business in the current environment, and then to build capabilities aligned to the overall corporate strategy. 

The Candidate:

A strong and driven leader able to operate effectively across all distribution disciplines, you will promote excellence in service and operational performance ensuring that the financial and non-financial goals are achieved. You will regularly undertake financial reviews, drive continuous improvement in customer service and operating standards with the active use of a suite of relevant KPIs.

You are likely to be educated to degree level in business or similar discipline. As a successful senior manager, you will be experienced in supply chain process re-engineering, leading change management, and possess exceptional communication skills.

To find out more, please contact Roly Taplin at Chiltern Supply Chain Services Limited
Tel: +44 (0) 1628 487358 Mob: +44 (0) 7718 069539
To apply please email your CV and letter of application to rolytaplin@gmail.com

Closing date: 17th February 2017.

Location: Sturminster

Company: Wynnstay Group Plc

The role:
We are looking to appoint motivated and hardworking individuals, seeking to take their retail career to the next level. This is a full time role working in a retail sales environment, utilising your sound agricultural knowledge. The role involves identifying and maximising sales opportunities through high levels of customer service and knowledge of the products available from our large portfolio. You would also be responsible for overseeing the depot including retail, warehouse and transport and be instrumental in developing the contribution and effectiveness of stores in line with business objectives, with a focus on compliance with legislation, policies and procedures.

The candidate:
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate exceptional knowledge of agriculture, be commercially aware, ambitious, committed, and hungry enough to seek out and take opportunities to grow our business. You will ideally be SQP qualified, or be prepared to undergo training. Additionally, you will be an efficient accurate worker, with a positive hands-on attitude, taking on a wide range of tasks and challenges. You must also be able to cope with a physically demanding role involving substantial amount of manual handling.

Location: Sturminster

Company: Wynnstay Agricentre

The Role:
Your main responsibilities will include conducting a range of inward and outward goods transactions, various warehouse duties including stock control and maintaining relevant paperwork records, providing general support to product specialists and other team members, and ensuring our customers are served in a friendly professional manner.

The Candidate:
To be considered you will preferably have an agricultural background, and possibly some warehouse experience, thriving from a fast-paced working environment. Previous forklift experience together with licence would be useful (though training can be provided) and you must be able to cope with a physically demanding role involving a substantial amount of manual handling.

Location: Llansantffraid

Company: Wynnstay Group Plc

The Role:
Comprising of a small team of committed and talented individuals, you will provide assistance as the key first line IT support within the IT department and to all our users throughout the company. You will assist in the setup, configuration and maintenance of all company servers, desktops, mobiles, hardware, systems and applications with support from senior team members and you will assist users across the business on all aspects of IT support including developing and maintaining IT documentation, processes and procedures.

The Candidate:
To be considered, you will possess excellent technical IT knowledge, gained through work experience, an IT qualification or a keen interest in the field. Your knowledge should cover Microsoft operating systems and Microsoft Office suite on both desktops and servers. You will have the ability to diagnose, problem solve and communicate well. Methodical and confident, you will be flexible in working hours, be able to perform effectively and flexibly in a busy work environment and develop effective working relationships. Full training and support will be provided.

Location: Tetbury

Company: Wynnstay Group PLC

The Role: Your main responsibilities will include conducting a range of inward and outward goods transactions, various warehouse duties including stock control and maintaining relevant paperwork records, providing general support to product specialists and other team members, and ensuring our customers are served in a friendly professional manner.

The Candidate: To be considered you will preferably have an agricultural background, and possibly some warehouse experience, thriving from a fast-paced working environment. Previous forklift experience together with licence would be useful (though training can be provided) and you must be able to cope with a physically demanding role involving a substantial amount of manual handling.


Working pattern for this position will include working between the hours of 8am and 5pm Monday to Friday and 8.30am - 12pm Saturday with some flexibility required.

Location: Droitwich

Company: Wynnstay Group PLC

The Role:

We now have an exciting and challenging opportunity for an enthusiastic and hard-working individual to develop and expand the contribution of the Droitwich Country Store, through utilising the specialist sales knowledge and experience from within the existing team, whilst ensuring store processes and relevant legislation are adhered to. You will be required to take overall responsibility for effective store operations including stock management, security of the site, and staff management whilst ensuring all activities are performed in a compliant manner in accordance with company policies and relevant legislation. You will also be required to maintain and maximise sales of all product areas at the store through various selling activities.

The Candidate:

To be considered you will preferably have some managerial/supervisory experience and able to manage our enthusiastic team. You will hold experience of working within a Retail environment and ideally hold agricultural knowledge as well as knowledge of the regulations surrounding our business environment and portfolio of products sold. Qualification of AMTRA SQP will be required for this role, but training can be provided for the right candidate. Taking a hands-on approach, you will also have a positive and self-motivated attitude, willing to drive the business forward, along with possessing excellent communication skills and customer focus.

Location: Uttoxeter

Company: Wynnstay Group Plc

The Role:

We now have an exciting and challenging opportunity for an enthusiastic and hard-working individual to develop and expand the contribution of the Uttoxeter Country Store, through utilising the specialist sales knowledge and experience from within the existing team, whilst ensuring store processes and relevant legislation are adhered to. You will be required to take overall responsibility for effective store operations including stock management, security of the site, and staff management whilst ensuring all activities are performed in a compliant manner in accordance with company policies and relevant legislation. You will also be required to maintain and maximise sales of all product areas at the store through various selling activities.


The Candidate:

To be considered you will preferably have some managerial/supervisory experience and able to manage our enthusiastic team. You will hold experience of working within a Retail environment and ideally hold agricultural knowledge as well as knowledge of the regulations surrounding our business environment and portfolio of products sold. Qualification of AMTRA SQP will be required for this role, but training can be provided for the right candidate. Taking a hands-on approach, you will also have a positive and self-motivated attitude, willing to drive the business forward, along with possessing excellent communication skills and customer focus.

Location: Pontesbury

Company: Wynnstay Group Plc

The Role:

Your main responsibilities will include conducting a range of inward and outward goods transactions, various warehouse duties including stock control and maintaining relevant paperwork records, providing general support to product specialists and other team members, and ensuring our customers are served in a friendly professional manner.

The Candidate:

To be considered you will preferably have an agricultural background, and possibly some warehouse experience, thriving from a fast-paced working environment. Previous/current forklift licence is essential and you must be able to cope with a physically demanding role involving a substantial amount of manual handling. Working pattern for this position will include working between the hours of 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday and 8.30am - 12.30pm Saturday with some flexibility required.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 31st January 2017

Location: Llansantffraid

Company: Wynnstay Group Plc

The Role:

Collating, checking and recording of Daily Banking Summaries from our 52 country stores, processing of petty cash payments/vouchers and customer payments onto accounts, answering the telephone and resolving queries, reconciliation of banking receipts to the Sales Ledger and Cashbook.

The Candidate:

Computer literate, flexible, organised, confident, good communication skills, good attention to detail and be able to perform effectively in a busy and demanding work environment.

Closing date: Tuesday 21st February, 2017

Location: Llansantffraid/Oswestry

Company: Wynnstay Group Plc

The Role:

Supporting the administration division including typing, data entry and manipulation, photocopying, filing, post duties and dealing with queries face to face and over the telephone.

The Candidate: 

Computer literate, flexible, organised, confident, good communication skills, good attention to detail along with a willingness to develop your skills in administration.

Closing date: Tuesday 21st February 2017

Location: Malvern

Company: Just For Pets

We have a Store Supervisor position becoming available at our Malvern branch in four weeks time.

Full time hours (37.5 hours a week)

Enthusiastic animal lovers with proven Management experience required to join our team at Three Counties Retail Park, Malvern.

Candidates are required to be flexible to work weekdays, weekends and evenings. The role will include, but not be limited to; staff direction, stock control, opening and closing the store, cash handling and banking, merchandising, maintaining animal welfare standards, complaint minimisation and resolution, sales maximisation and loss prevention.

SQP and other animal based qualifications desirable but not essential as full training will be given.