Over 30 years of nutritional
expertise and excellence

A-One Placement Student (12- month placement
Location: Thirsk - GB

A-ONE Feeds supplements was founded in 1975 as a premium supplier of feeds and supplements for piglets, game and ruminants in the UK and Ireland.

From the beginning, providing quality products combined with innovation, passion for farming, expert technical support and on farm advice has always been at the heart of the business. We pride ourselves on delivering value for money.

In November 2014 A-One Feeds joined the Devenish group. Devenish is a farming and food company, delivering sustainable and innovative nutritional products and solutions for the feed industry, the food industry and for human health.

While firmly rooted in Ireland, Devenish has a global footprint. It now has ten manufacturing sites across Ireland, the UK, USA, Turkey and Uganda, as well as offices in UAE, Uganda, Mexico, Philippines, Dominican Republic and India and it exports to over 35 countries worldwide.

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity for anyone seeking to sample life working in the agri-food industry. You will be given the opportunity to work with experts across a number of disciplines throughout the year at our A-One facility in Thirsk.

This is an excellent opportunity for a person with initiative who is looking for a challenge that offers a range of personal and career development opportunities and personal fulfilment. You will be given the opportunity to work with various members of our team, which should allow you an opportunity to consider your area of preference and focus when you return to university.

This is a varied and busy role where you will be expected to develop both skills and competence while supporting work across:

  • Technical Sales
  • Nutrition
  • Marketing

Essential Criteria:

  • Studying a relevant degree
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to work both unsupervised and as part of a team
  • Strong ICT skills
  • Full driving licence
  • Ability to travel throughout the UK and Ireland as required is essential

Salary & Location:

16k pro rata salary - full time for one year. You will be based at A-One in Thirsk but must be flexible to visit other locations within the group if and when required.

How to Apply

If you wish to apply for this position, please forward your CV and covering letter indicating why you are suitable for this role to HR@Devenish.com

Closing date for applications: 08 March 2019