Recruitment News

We specialise in the selection of management, marketing, quality assurance, sales, technical, and senior personnel for Agribusiness, the environment, food sector, forestry & in rural Ireland.

We have almost 20 years experience in the business and to date we have done successful recruitment for over 45 leading Agribusiness clients, breed societies & firms in the Agribusiness sector and with the food industry.Clients we have done recruitment and/or training work to date include the following companies, coops and societies:

Abbey Machinery Agrilloyd Grove Turkeys Munster AI
Arrabawn Coop Dairygold Coop IHFA Osmonds 
Arvum Group Dairymaster Keenan Systems Premier Molasses
Brett Bros Ltd Devenish Nutrition Kiernan Milling Quinns of Baltinglass
CAHL Ltd Glanbia Agribusiness Lakeland Dairies Texel Society
Charolais Cattle Societ Goldcrop Mid Tipp Coop Mart (Thurles) Trinity Nutrition
Agrilloyd United Feed West Cork Coops Paul & Vincent


Some of the current vacancies we have are listed below. Please feel free to send us your CV in confidence & we will contact you within two working days.

Please feel free to send us a CV by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to phone us for further information. If you are considering a career change in or from the agri or other sectors why not contact us to find out how we may be able to assist you


   Agri Store Trainee Manager/Sales Executive (Longford)

Agri Feeds Area Manager ( East & North Cork ) 

Agri QA Compliance Manager (North Midlands of Ireland) 


Careers Advice

The Agri-food sector is doing well and long term prospects are good as a growing world population needs more food while producers need more advice, equipment, farm inputs and services.Ag graduates with commercial experience, in particular, will always be in demand and many graduates now work in a wide variety of non-traditional careers.After 2015 prospects in the dairy industry are particularly good. Read More >>

Advice On Your CV

The purpose of a CV is to get YOU to the interview by showing you have the experience and knowledge required for the position available. Without misleading the potential employer or overstating your credentials the CV should emphasize the qualities which suit you for this particular job. Give a brief description on your background and career to date- you can give further information at the interview. Read More >>

Advice On Interviews

Your objective is to get another interview or a job offer. The interview gives you the opportunity to market yourself and convince the potential employer of your suitability for this or some other position which may become available later. Read More >>

Employment Opportunities

These include Agri Consultancy in Britain, Ireland & International, Agri Media, Agri Merchants, Agrochemicals, Animal Nutrition, Animal Health, Auctioneers & Valuers, Cooperatives, Farm & Youth Organisations, Food Processing, Forestry, Genetics, Environment & Education, Farm Machinery, Financial Institutions, IT, Marketing, Meat Industry, Public Sector, Purchasing (Inputs, livestock etc) Renewable Energy, Research & Development, Technical Support, Sales (agri inputs) etc Read More >>

Information For Employers

We have expertise in the areas of agribusiness, the environment, food sector, forestry & rural development. De Paor Recruitment specialises in the selection of management, marketing, sales, technical and other senior personnel. Read More >>

Serious Skills' Shortage in World Agri industry

For example, in Britain, the major employment opportunities within agriculture are not just in farm management. Other opportunities exist with commercial ancillary companies both in Britain and abroad.

Typical employers include British Sugar, Frontier Agriculture, Soil Association, National Farmers Union, HGCA, Velcourt Farms, Co-operative Group, Grant Thornton and HSBC Bank.

Harper Adams University is able to celebrate a consistently high graduate employment rate – averaging 97.8% over the last three years and exactly 98% per cent for Ag students who graduated in 2016 from full-time, undergraduate degrees courses.

In 2018 their latest graduate employment rate was 97.2% six months after graduation.