Technical Support Graduate (Chichester, UK)

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Pack your wellies, we’re hiring!

Breedr; enabling the livestock supply chain to trade smarter, finance faster and grow better animals.

This agtech start up is breaking ground in the $1 trillion global livestock trading industry to bring livestock trading into the digital age. Breedr is building technology which connects farmers, processors and food retailers together to deliver supply chain transparency, traceability and improvements in the economic and environmental impacts of livestock production. We are developing a suite of tools which will help farmers make better informed decisions about sourcing, breeding and animal management, including animal health to deliver a production base fit for the future.

With some 20 years cumulative experience in agriculture supply, food processing, and grocery retail we have seen first hand the impacts of the lack of relevant technology, tools and intel to make the best decisions. Based on this, Breedr has been founded; founded to revolutionise red meat production for the greater good.
We are now looking to extend our team to deliver significant positive impacts to the industry.

To learn more about Breedr and how it is capturing the hearts and minds of the industry, please click through the links below:

Techcrunch

Farmers Weekly

Agwired

Job Description.

As a core part of the Breedr team you will become the heart of our business, helping drive support customers and build a culture of ‘farmer first’ within your daily routine. We are looking for a technical support graduate who loves rural life, understands technology and wants to help build a solution that increases the productivity and profitability of farmers around the UK.

Key Functions

Provide Technical Support to Farmers and Users

Work directly with farmers and our supply chain users to make their life easier, set them up, enhance their experience and solve their issues. Assist our farmers and users in troubleshooting problems, diagnose issues with software application, identify sources of the problem and offer solutions.

Assist with Software Design and Development

Be involved in thinking up new ideas to make farmers lives easier, work closely with Business Development and Software teams to identify opportunities for improvement and resolve potential issues in the development stages. Work with the team to perform quality assurance and release new technology to the world.

Create Technical Documents and Manuals

Help build farmer friendly user documentations that addresses the ease of use for customers. Generate technical reports focusing on customer complaints and resolutions. Actively use engage with the Breedr product to find bugs, suggest development solutions and write articles on its use.

Core Skills and Background.

Interested in new technology

  • Self motivated and can work within and team and independently.
  • Customer oriented
  • Calm under pressure
  • Excellent written skills and comfortable on the phone
  • Microsoft Excel proficiency a must
  • Technical background or degree
  • Farming or rural background a plus but not essential
  • Love of rural life its people is a must.
  • Able to be on call one weekend in four
  • Be ready for some travel to farms

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Health
  • Chichester Location, with Flexible working 2-3 days a week.

Please contact careers@breedr.co