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Consultant

We are seeking a consultant to join our growing team on a full-time permanent basis.

The successful applicant will assist with the delivery of our professional management services, providing advice and support to our clients to help manage and develop their farming businesses.

 

Company Description

Wilson Wraight is a leading provider of agricultural, environmental, and planning consultancy services.  Based in Bury St Edmunds and led by five Partners, our range of high-quality and efficient management services aim to support land-based businesses for decades to come. We are committed to creating an environment that enables our team to continuously develop, succeed and thrive.

 

Job Title:                  Consultant

Location:                  Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk

Reports to:               Partner

Salary:                      Competitive, commensurate with experience

Contract Type:         Full-time, Permanent 

Benefits:                  BUPA, Employee Bonus Scheme, Flexible Working

 

Key Areas of Responsibility

This role covers many areas of responsibility, including but not limited to the following:

Production of accurate financial information, budgeting, cashflow forecasting and the preparation of other supporting documents to assist with the delivery of our professional services in a timely manner

Research and advise on compliance with current legislation and the use of Governmental schemes

Communicate with our clients on important matters relating to the running of their farm business

Apply your knowledge of accounting processes

Liaise with Partners and Consultants to ensure targets and deadlines are met

Effectively communicate in writing and orally, with clients, colleagues, and fellow professionals

 

 

The successful applicant requires the following skills:

Excellent analytical and numerical abilities

Good knowledge of UK agriculture

An ability to maintain and develop relationships

Good attention to detail with effective time management skills

An enthusiasm for providing advice to farmers and landowners on the development of their business

The ability to function both as a strong team player and a focused individual

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

An ability to learn, understand and apply new technologies

Capable of working under pressure and to tight deadlines

The following are desirable, but not essential:

Experience in farm consultancy

 

Please apply in strictest confidence with CV and covering letter to rlewis@wilsonwraight.co.uk

Closing date 1st October 2021

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