Current Opportunities

  • Key Account Manager – South England
    Genus ABS is recruiting for a Key Account Manager to join the South East team reporting to Andrew King on a full-time, permanent basis. The role of Key Account Manager is to promote and sell the portfolio of Genus ABS products and service solutions directly to new and existing customer farms. You will introduce product and service solutions and pricing, create and monitor lead generation plans and work as a team to fulfil customer goals and profit targets. Genus ABS will provide the learning and development you need to become an expert in our portfolio of world-leading products and service solutions. If you join…
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  • Warehouse Administrator/Operative – Towcester
    An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Warehousing Team at Towcester within a newly created Hybrid Role. The successful post holder will undertake a mixture of Administrative duties (80% of their working week) and Warehouse duties (20% of the working week). Administration Core Duties (80% of working week): Administration for the site – everyday operational process requirements on Microsoft D365, administration of site-specific Purchase orders, uploading audits and supplementary operational administrationCreate Packing lists in D365Be a point of contact on-site for third-party suppliers and order AdministrationSupporting the Site Manager with operational dashboard collationManaging the reception area, including welcoming customers…
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  • Warehouse Operative – Towcester
    An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Warehouse team in Towcester working as a Warehouse Operative. General warehousing duties include: PickingPackingGoods-inGoods-out and dispatchStocktaking  Essential Duties and Responsibilities Job Context and Dimensions: To accurately put away, pick and pack liquid nitrogen stored genetic assets for Export to EU and Non-EU countries to customer country packing requirements on timeTo accurately put away, pick and pack liquid nitrogen stored genetic assets for company sites in the UK against a strict distribution deadline. Requirements Working hours: Weeks 1 to 3 within the month: 36 hours per week, worked from Monday to ThursdayStarting work…
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  • Sales Advisor – South England
    Genus ABS is recruiting for a Sales and Breeding Advisor to join the South East team reporting to Andrew King on a full-time, temporary basis to cover maternity leave. The role of the Sales Advisor is to provide technical knowledge, advice and support to customer farms during the sales process to maximise the benefits of Genus ABS product and service solutions. Genus ABS will provide the learning and development you need to specialise in our portfolio of world-leading products and service solutions. If you join our team, you will have the opportunity to progress your career in a safe and supportive environment. Essential Duties…
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  • Sales Advisor – Central Scotland
    Genus ABS is recruiting a Sales and Breeding Advisor to join the Scottish team, responsible for Central Scotland, reporting to David Guthrie on a full-time, permanent basis. The role of the Sales Advisor is to provide technical knowledge, advice and support to customer farms during the sales process to maximise the benefits of Genus ABS product and service solutions. Genus ABS will provide the learning and development you need to specialise in our portfolio of world-leading products and service solutions. If you join our team, you will have the opportunity to progress your career in a safe and supportive environment. Essential Duties and Responsibilities…
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  • Reproduction Management Specialist – Multiple locations, UK
    Do you have a customer-focused mindset? Then, join the Genus ABS team on a full-time permanent basis to deliver reproductive services to customer farms in the following locations: Cornwall and Devon The Reproduction Management Specialist is responsible for building and maintaining professional relationships with teammates and customers. You will work independently to identify opportunities, input data, and drive results as a team. If you enjoy working outdoors and are interested in agriculture, apply with your CV today. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Visit customer herds to heat-detect cows and analyse computer records before artificially inseminating the appropriate animalsSupport the farm team to improve…
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  • Livestock Person – Youngstock/Calf Rearing – Ruthin, North Wales
    Genus ABS is recruiting for a Production Technician to join the Glan Y Wern, North Wales team to rear calves and youngstock and prepare recipient heifers for embryo transfers. You will work as a team to ensure consistency in care for high-value animals to support the development of NuEra Genetics™ and De Novo Genetics future generations and their impact on Genus ABS’ customer herds around the globe. This is an unmissable opportunity to join a growing team at a world-class facility housing more than 250 calves and 80 heifers for rearing. The facility utilises sustainable and high-tech equipment to provide the best comfort and conditions to…
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  • Digital Marketing Specialist – Hybrid Remote/Nantwich, Cheshire
    The Genus ABS Marketing Communications team is growing in EMEA! Opportunities include: Digital SpecialistSocial Media Specialist We are looking for passionate marketers with the ability to communicate with the farming and agriculture industry. Join us at Genus ABS as an EMEA Digital Specialist and utilise tools and technology to improve marketing efficiency. Reporting directly to the EMEA Marketing Communications Manager, you will develop marketing campaigns and strategies to meet our business goals of retaining customers and generating leads. You will work across a comprehensive set of marketing channels, including website, search engine optimisation (SEO), pay-per-click (PPC), and a customer relationship…
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  • Genetic Advisor – Hokkaido, Japan
    Genus is an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. We are a global FTSE 250 company, headquartered in the UK, and listed on the London Stock Exchange. Genus PLC has a presence in over 70 countries and a global workforce of over 3,000 employees and growing.  We are a worldwide leader in porcine and bovine animal genetics, partnering with farmers to transform how we nourish the world – a mission that is important to a sustainable future.  Food consumption is expected to rise by 60% in the next 20 years. Our challenge is to affordably and sustainably meet that escalating demand while global resources diminish. …
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  • Genetic Services Specialist – Remote and Field-based Southwest, England
    Are you looking for an opportunity to use your knowledge of the UK agriculture and dairy sector to help farmers achieve genetic goals within their herd? Then join Genus ABS’ Genetic Services team on a full-time permanent basis. The role reports directly to the Genetics Services Manager. It will enable you to work both on-farm and from your home to add value to the business in tactical and strategic ways. The role of the Genetic Services Specialist uses Genus ABS leading solutions, including; GENEadvance®, Genetic Management System® (GMS®), HYVIG™ and Sexcel® and Beef InFocus™ strategies, to train and develop knowledge in the Genus ABS team and enhance customer competencies. You will work…
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Our response during Covid-19

Our number one priority at this time is the health and safety of our people and those we work with. We are carefully following the guidelines set, to ensure we can continue to deliver our products and services to customers around the world.  Locally, the daily work for many of our staff has been impacted. Our offices have closed and non-essential customer visits have been replaced with virtual interactions. Our farm and production facilities remain fully operational, as our key workers deliver the same high standard of animal health and welfare, 7 days a week.

We pride ourselves on exceeding expectations. Your experience applying for a career opportunity is important to us. During this time, you can expect to get to know us better from a social distance. Interviews will be conducted by phone or video and your offer pack will be emailed to you by our friendly HR team. When starting a new career immediate, we have the means to provide you with what you need to set yourself up remotely. Your manager will make and communicate plans about your induction with plenty of notice, making sure to involve your new team from your first day at work.

We play a vital part in the food supply chain worldwide. To join us at Genus is to play an essential role in producing safe and affordable animal protein to nourish the world.

Genus ABS Future Leaders Graduate Scheme

Our 18-month programme has been designed to provide a challenging and accelerated learning journey where you’ll be making key decisions and be given real responsibility from the start. You will complete three separate rotational placements across various sectors of the business, plus you’ll be mentored by some of our most successful business leaders along the way. Alongside each placement, your entire journey will also be supported with unparalleled training and a bespoke personal development programme to ensure you really gain the most from your experience on the scheme.

For suitable candidates, we will also provide the opportunity to take your skills overseas. We are looking for individuals who are keen to make an impact in our global business and believe there is no better place to start than to further develop your skills whilst learning about a new culture and different market conditions at the same time. We can’t promise it will be easy, but we will be there to support you every step of the way.

Graduate Scheme booklet 2022

Future Leader FAQs

Did you miss our webinar? Not a problem! Frances Metcalfe-Head, the current graduate, answers all of your questions about our Genus Future Leaders Graduate Programme…
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Why work at Genus ABS?

As part of Genus plc, the world’s foremost animal genetic and biotechnology company, ABS Global helps its global customers introduce – and make the most of – genetic improvement in their herds by increasing profitability and enhancing the supply of animal protein to nourish the world.

We build from world-class Research & Development, harnessing leading-edge techniques and technology to accelerate genetic improvement and deliver a widening range of genetic products, tools, and services for our customers.

Our diverse team ranges from scientists to sales people, and from production personnel to customer service staff. All play important parts in helping our customers profit from genetic progress.

Our Offer

While the specifics of an individual offer will naturally vary from position to position and country to country, we do make several important commitments to every employee. Whatever your role and wherever you work, you can count on:

Career development: You can build the career you want at Genus ABS. We will work with you to understand your aspirations, then help you find the path you want and make the progress you need.

Learning and development: We will discuss and design a personal learning and development plan. From help with professional studies, to on-the-job mentoring and coaching, we will work with you to identify and harness the support you need to thrive.

Talent management: Our program nurtures those who evidence high potential to move through the organisation and/or become an expert in their field. It helps them get the opportunities, challenges, and support they need to fulfil that potential.

Performance management: Every employee, at every level of the company, has clear and measurable annual objectives with mid- and full-year progress reviews. These high-quality, in-depth discussions with your manager help gauge progress and clarify aspirations.

Pay and benefits: We offer competitive pay and benefits in every area of the company. Bonus plans are available for many roles with packages tailored to the employment market in each country.

Technology and tools: We are a company that embraces technology so you can count on receiving the tools and support you need to succeed.

Work-life balance: We recognize people have lives outside of work and encourage each of our employees to strike that appropriate balance, while supporting others in their efforts to do the same.

Our Culture

As the only animal genetics company with a truly worldwide reach and distinctly global mind-set, we do more than just encourage daily collaboration between colleagues in different businesses, countries, and roles.

We thrive on it.

When you join ABS Global and the Genus team, you’ll help advance our vision through a shared commitment to each other and our customers.

Within this culture of respect, openness, and fairness, you can be yourself and be part of a growing global team. Whatever your background, role, or area of work, you’ll have the opportunity to thrive in an environment that inspires, challenges, and supports your success.

Our Values

Our values guide the way we work with colleagues, customers, communities, and the animals we care for. They were developed with input from colleagues around the world and act as our moral compass, every day.


We are one team, dedicated to helping customers thrive. We anticipate their needs and help them seize opportunities, acting as partners to improve quality, efficiency, and output. If we are not adding value for our customers, we stop and think again.


We are proactive, determined to be the best we can be, and to exceed expectations. We redefine standards for ourselves, our customers, and our industry. Each of us takes pride in delivering the highest level of performance. If something can be improved, we find a simpler, better way to do it.


We are an innovative, forward-thinking company. We have the courage and confidence to explore new ideas, and the energy and enthusiasm to deliver them. We are creative, tenacious, and resourceful in every area of our work.


We are a business rooted in science, but built around our people. We inspire, challenge, and support everyone to perform, develop, and grow. We treat others with respect and we invite views and feedback to help us improve.


We are ethical to our core. We feel a deep sense of responsibility to our customers, colleagues, animals, communities, and shareholders. We are honest, reliable, and trustworthy. We mean what we say and do what we say.