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We’re here to put people into agri-tech

Agriculture is one of the least digitised industries on the planet. And that’s what makes jobs in agri-tech so exciting, so motivating, so fulfilling: employment in one of the world’s fastest-growing sectors, contributing to the development of solutions that will, quite literally, help to feed the world.

You won’t find an industry with a faster pace of change, nor a more vibrant tone.

Nor one that seeks to find ways to feed you and 9.5 billion people more sustainably. More equitably. More effectively. Our clients are developing technologies that will make agriculture more efficient and less wasteful. Agri-tech is Agriculture 4.0: an industry that is part of the solution to climate change & world hunger.

Whether looking to hire or be hired, there’s nowhere more exciting to be. A coherent, well-supported government-led Agri-Tech Strategy has achieved at least one of its objectives: agri-tech companies are flocking to headquarter in the UK, supported by robust funders and investors: more than $1.1bn in 2019. Agri-tech is also flourishing in many other countries and parts of the world.

The agri-tech revolution is here. The demand for talent in agri-tech has never been so strong, nor so important. We are proud to be working with that talent to build a vibrant and dynamic agri-tech sector.

We’re proud to put people into agri-tech.

I’m Sam Clayton, founder and managing director of AgRecruit.

My background is in tech, and I’m fascinated by emerging and disruptive areas of technology, especially disciplines such as artificial intelligence and data science where much of the innovation and development is focused.

I’m excited by agri-tech, an industry capable of tangible societal impact: not only providing food but with the potential to produce it more efficiently and more sustainably than ever before, thanks to the intervention of technology – and the candidates whom I can persuade to move into agtech.

I’ve developed a high degree of expertise in recruiting across the various disciplines needed to support this sector: covering roles in leadership, commercial, technology, engineering, science and more. Because I’ve worked in other sectors influenced by tech – finance, energy, health, transport – I know how to help clients fend off the fierce competition for this type of talent and secure them the candidates they want and need, but often can’t reach.

That’s why I founded AgRecruit: to put the right people into agri-tech.

About Us

We’re a committed virtual support team based in Tamworth, UK. We deliver administration, data entry, process mapping and general business support to companies big and small.

Contact Us

55 St Leonards View,
Polesworth, Tamworth,
Warwickshire, B78 1JZ.

Telephone: 07554 138 355

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