Trainee Opportunities

Frontier’s business is built on the expertise of its people and we want to attract the brightest new talent to work with us. If you are interested in exploring opportunities, whether you are fresh from studying or simply ready to take the next step in your early career, please get in touch. We regularly recruit for a range of roles, both commercial and more analytical or administrative, so please get in touch to discuss your interest in working for Frontier.

You can read more about some of the roles we offer and register your interest for future consideration below.

 

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Trainee Farm Trader: You will be a point of contact for Frontier’s farmer customers, developing relationships with them and offering advice on a range of products.

This includes buying grain, selling seed and fertiliser products and helping our customers to understand and select other appropriate Frontier services to support their business.

Trainee Agronomist: You will be responsible for providing growers with technical recommendations tailored to their needs – supporting them at every stage of the crop production process.

As well as offering guidance on agricultural legislation, you will also provide a full field-walking service and deliver solutions in order to achieve optimal yield and quality, whilst meeting the correct specifications for end market.

Commercial Support Assistant: Working alongside the Farm Trader, you will be responsible for the management of customer relations on commercial and non-commercial aspects of contracts, providing a consistent point of contact from purchase to delivery.

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, in which the customer will be at the heart of everything you do.

Trainee Forwarder: Working closely with the company’s national fleet, you will be responsible for arranging the collection of bulk materials and delivery within the timescales requested by the customer. In this role you will develop the exceptional communication and administration skills required to optimise the logistical efficiency of the fleet whilst ensuring customer needs are met.

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Trainee Credit Controller: You will use your passion for delivering the highest standard of customer service to liaise directly with external customers to collect monies owed, escalating debt collection as appropriate. You will be able to work under pressure to achieve results, supporting the customer and the business in all aspects of credit management.  Forging strong and effective working relationships is key to success in this role.

Trainee Grain Administrator: You will be responsible for delivering a first class service to suppliers and customers, accurately and efficiently entering a high volume of weighbridge tickets to deadline. You will be proactive, adaptable and able to multi-task, with a confident and professional manner.

You will be reviewing and actively chasing weight information to ensure payments are made and received within contractual terms and you will also review claims at the point of process and on-going to ensure all deductions are made prior to payments being made. If you enjoy using your initiative to solve logistical and contractual problems, this could be the role for you.


Who we're looking for

You don’t need to come from an agricultural background or have an agricultural degree – what is more important to us is that you have the right attitude and are committed to developing skills and abilities to deliver results for both our customers and the company.

We are looking for individuals from all walks of life, including those that have just completed their studies, received relevant qualifications or diplomas or those who are simply ready to take on a new and exciting challenge in their career.

More importantly, we want people who will fit with and contribute to Frontier’s culture. We are looking for people with a collaborative attitude to getting things done and who demonstrate our values of integrity, customer focus and expertise.  

Benefits

Frontier believes in rewarding our people for a job well done.

We recognise that without the commitment and motivation of engaged employees, it is not possible to achieve the levels of customer service, productivity and innovation necessary to maintain our market-leading position.

The benefits we offer include:    

  • Contributory pension plan matched by the company
  • Flexible benefits including holiday purchase and gym membership
  • Employee discount service for a wide range of products and services
  • Life assurance
  • Annual holiday allowance
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Company car (for appropriate roles and locations).

How to apply

For more information on any of our trainee roles, please contact Lydia Martin on 01767 686615 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

If you want us to hold your contact details and curriculum vitae for future opportunities, you will be emailed a consent form. Your data will be held for 12 months, after which you will be contacted to confirm whether you wish to extend or withdraw your consent. If you withdraw your consent the information we hold on you will be destroyed. You can withdraw your consent at any time by contacting Lydia Martin.

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