Fane Valley Stores


Good rates of pay
05 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Fane Valley Stores is a major retail distributor of animal health and farm supplies in Northern Ireland, with fourteen retail stores, an on-line trading platform and the market leading position in livestock identification products. Quality of product and unrivalled customer service are the key to our success in this sector.

Ref: FVS/SM/10/16

Reporting to the General Manager - Fane Valley Stores, the person appointed will assume operational responsibility for the implementation of our continued growth strategy for the Omagh store.

The Role:
* Responsible for the day to day management of a busy Agri-Retail store;
* Responsible for the development of retail sales growth;
* Manage and develop customer relationships;
* Lead, manage and motivate a small team of dedicated sales/store personnel;
* Deliver excellent store standards through visual merchandising.

It is essential that all applicants have:
* Previous experience in a supervisory/management position in an agricultural retail or sales environment;
* Have a strong understanding of IT and computerised accounting;
* Possess broad knowledge of agricultural products;
*Abroad knowledge of and interest in agriculture;
* An SQP qualification;
* Experience in animal and crop husbandry;
* Cash handling experience;
* Possess strong communication skills with the ability to liaise effectively with customers, staff and suppliers;
* The ability to lead and motivate a team.

Preference will be given to candidates with:
*Aqualification in agriculture or related discipline;
*Aworking knowledge of stock control measures;
* An agricultural background.

The successful candidate will require a willingness to take on a fully hands on approach to all aspects of the business, be enthusiastic, hard working with the ability to work on own initiative.

To request an application form please contact the HR Department at Fane Valley.
Email:, Tel: (028) 92 610480 or download an application form

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Monday 17th October 2016.