International Grain, Seed and Fertiliser Merchant


Gleadell Agriculture is one of the most progressive, profitable agricultural merchants in the UK today

The company has grown to become the third largest grain buyer in the UK, trading over 2 million tonnes of farm sourced grain per annum as well as becoming one of the leading suppliers of fertilisers and seeds at the farm gate.

The Gleadell expansion has taken place at a sustainable level allowing a continued high level of service to existing customers as well as offering a competitive alternative to new customers.

Temporary Grain Samplers

The Company

Gleadell Agriculture is the UK’s leading independent agricultural merchant.  An exporter of grains, oilseeds and pulses to international markets, and a significant supplier to millers, maltsters, and feed compounders.  Gleadell has six offices throughout the UK and provides a people-based, quality service to consumers and farmers offering a wide range of grain marketing tools and sale of seeds and fertilisers.

The Role

We wish to recruit a number of temporary grain samplers throughout the UK to accurately sample grain and pulses on farm for analysis in the company’s laboratories. This is a hands-on practical role whereby samplers will visit a number of farms daily.  An interest in agriculture is preferred although not essential.

We have outstanding vacancies in the following areas; Boston, Ipswich/Colchester, Kent, North of Malton, Melton Mowbray               

Job Description – Grain Sampler Harvest 2017

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  • Location: Various
  • Deadline: Friday 2 June 2017, however we welcome applications asap as the number of positions available are limited.

Farm Traders

Gleadell Agriculture is the UK’s leading independent agricultural merchant owned by strong, financially secure shareholders ADM and InVivo.   A forward thinking company that continues to expand in a competitive market.

Gleadell is increasing its on-farm presence throughout the UK by recruiting Farm Traders who will purchase grain, oilseeds and pulses from farmers in addition to selling quality seeds and fertilisers.

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  • Location: We have office locations at Hemswell, York, Swaffham and Warminster. We will also consider employing Farm Traders who wish to work from home.
3rd largest UK grain buyer
140 employees
2,500,000 tonnes purchased from UK farmers annually

We value diversity in our workplace

Gleadell Agriculture Ltd is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to treating its employees and job applicants equally.

We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workplace. Gleadell conform to The Ethical Trading Initiative Base Code – further details can be found by clicking the link here.

Gleadell Advance

Gleadell Advance is a dedicated development programme which provides opportunities to enhance skills and knowledge to ensure success within a role.

To submit an application for a position at Gleadell Agriculture, please send a covering letter and CV to:

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Registered Office:
Lindsey House, Hemswell Cliff,
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire DN21 5TH.

Company Number: 534118