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Equine Nutritionist


  • Customer Service
  • Graduate
  • Nutrition
  • Office Based
  • Specialist

Closing date: Friday 17th November 2023

Job Details

Equine Nutritionist

Closing Date for Applicants:
Friday 17th November 2023

Baileys Horse Feeds, one of the leading horse feed manufacturers in the UK, is looking for an Equine Nutritionist, to be based at our Head Office, in Essex.
The Role
  • Providing feed advice via telephone and e-mail helpline, as well as via social media and on Baileys tradestands.

  • Communicating product and technical knowledge to a wide diversity of customers.

  • Providing technical support to our Sales and Marketing teams nationwide.

  • Visiting yards to provide technical support and practical advice to customers.

  • Writing and delivering talks, webinars and presentations to equestrian groups, such as Pony or Riding Clubs.

  • Writing articles or technical literature.

  • Working with the Marketing, Sales and Nutrition teams on the production and launch of new products.

  • Staying abreast of nutritional research and trends, as well as regulatory changes.

  • Evaluating the nutritional value of feeds and forage and producing rations and diet plans for customers’ horses, based on our analyses.

  • An involvement in the formulation of existing and new feeds.

Essential Qualifications, Experience & Skills
  • A degree in equine or animal science, or similar, with a comprehensive understanding of equine nutrition. 

  • Knowledge, understanding and experience of a range of equine disciplines and the equine industry as a whole.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability and experience to empathise with a wide range of horse owners.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

  • IT and PC literacy – Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and CRM systems.

  • Time management and good organisational skills required.

  • A flexible approach to the role and a willingness and ability to travel and stay away from home, including some evening and weekend work.

Beneficial Experience and Skills
  • Knowledge of smallholder and/or poultry nutrition

  • Use of Microsoft Teams, Zoom or other digital communication tools.

  • Presentation skills.

  • Analytically minded.

  • Problem solver.

Salary commensurate with skill level.  Company pension and health insurance available after probationary period.
To apply, send your CV and a letter explaining why you’re the ideal candidate, to Mrs Lorraine Rice, HR Manager, Baileys Horse Feeds, Four Elms Mills, Bardfield Saling, Braintree, Essex, CM7 5EJ or e-mail

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