Providing high-tech products for an industry that's growing – that's our profession. The Amazone team develop and manufacture innovative technology for the agricultural and groundcare sectors, allowing the agricultural industry to meet an ever increasing demand for food, renewable energy – now and in the future. Amazone is a dynamic, family-owned business. With its headquarters in Germany and 1,850 employees world-wide, we continue to write the success story of our company's more than 130-year old tradition.
Career opportunities at Amazone Ltd
We are currently looking for a Product Specialist
Reporting directly to the managing director, the product specialist will have an extensive, comprehensive knowledge of the full Amazone product range, both agricultural and Groundcare, and will be able to impart that knowledge to the internal sales team, dealer sales staff, end customers as well as the UK media and press. The job, based at Amazone Ltd’s training, education and research facility in Orchard Farm, Doncaster, will involve extensive travel throughout Britain as well as some training at the group headquarters in Germany.
The key element of the role is to have a thorough understanding of current arable farming establishment trends, have a grounding in the agronomy behind those trends and to be able to communicate those trends confidently - both in-house and publicly. The successful candidate must be able demonstrate their enthusiasm for the product, be extremely confident in their knowledge of every nut and bolt of the whole product range, must be able to sell themselves and have an excellent grasp of the English language in both speech and the written word in order to be able to prepare training notes, bulletins, technical documentation, literature, web articles, etc. A knowledge of the German language would also be an advantage.
The ideal candidate would be from an arable farming background and have used associated machinery from those types of farm, have maybe worked in the machinery industry with a dealer or manufacturer, have the mechanical ability to assemble, install and demonstrate modern arable farming machinery and a knowledge of farm management information systems, GPS systems and data transfer in this world of digitalisation.
The use of social media, video, photography will play a large part in this role and a knowledge of the techniques behind all forms of media would be an advantage in this role.
Amazone is a family-owned, multi-national business and this is an exciting opportunity to join one of the leading players in the crop establishment machinery world and will offer an ideal stepping stone to other roles within the company.
.To apply, please send your covering letter and CV in confidence to: Simon.Brown@amazone.co.uk