Acoura are part of the Lloyds Register Group and a leading provider of traceability, assurance, training and advisory services across the entire food supply chain.
Based in Edinburgh, Acoura provide a range of farm assurance services to 25,000+ farmers and growers across the UK covering standards such as Red Tractor, QMS, SQC and UFAS.
Due to expansion, we are looking to recruit;
Trainee Farm Assurance Certification Officers – office based in Edinburgh
The Trainee Farm Assurance Certification Officers will be involved with Red Tractor Agricultural Schemes (Pig & Dairy).
The successful applicant will be responsible for certifying scheme reports, handling client enquiries and supporting the scheme manager in the management of field based assessor team.
You should have experience in the UK agriculture sector and be educated to at least HND/SQV Level 3 in Agriculture or related field.
A working knowledge of livestock, farming and awareness of farm assurance animal related standards is essential.
Excellent communication and reporting skills are essential as are IT knowledge and experience of using databases and information systems.
Starting salary is £18 rising to £20k on successful completion of training period
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