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Data Analyst / Technology Graduate

Norfolk Colton United Kingdom, NR95 £20,000 , Permanent

Posted: 20 hours ago


Data Analyst / Technology Graduate
3-6 month fixed term
£20,000 per annum

  • Are you a graduate looking for a work placement or to gain valuable work experience?
  • Are you interested in technology and possess excellent data analysis skills?
  • Do you want to be part of making a positive difference to UK farmers?

The data we hold at AF is one of our most important assets. We want to ensure we are proactively analysing our data with the aim of extracting intelligence to help us to plan and negotiate and to create useful insights to share with our farmer Members which they can use to inform key business decisions.

We are looking for someone with strong data analysis skills to support us with a data experiment looking at how we can make use of our own data, third party data sources and machine-learning technology to do predictive purchasing analysis. This placement will involve working with internal and external stakeholders to determine whether this type of analysis is feasible, cost effective, accurate and if it provides added value to our Members.

Why Join AF?

Because what we do matters …..

We are the largest farmers' buying cooperative in the UK with 3,500 farmer Members across the country. We are a not-for-profit cooperative, proud to be owned by our Members who do the most important work on the planet, grow food and look after nature. We're embarking on an exciting journey to strengthen our connection with farmers and transform our relationships with our Members, our employees and our suppliers.

Our work with farmers is important and valued

As the indispensable, independent ally of our farmer-Members, we champion the most progressive, transparent and best value procurement practices that help our Members to become more productive and profitable.

Our workplace culture is positive

We are a dynamic and happy place to work where people are recognised and valued for their contribution to the AF team.

We support hybrid working and understand the importance of flexibility and a work-life balance. We ensure all our colleagues have everything they need to enable them to work from home as well as within the office.

Our contemporary office is nestled within a beautiful farming landscape.


As well as understanding the importance of flexibility, we are passionate about supporting our colleagues to continuously develop their knowledge and skills, so we ensure there are plenty of opportunities for personal development.

In return for your professional commitment we offer excellent benefits;

  • Enhanced holiday and your birthday off each year!
  • Generous employer pension contribution
  • Private healthcare
  • Buy and sell holiday scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Regular social events
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Death in service benefit
  • Membership of AF which gives you access to Member discounts from thousands of suppliers.
  • Free onsite parking
  • Onsite Café and free fresh fruit available daily

How to apply

To apply for one of these exciting career opportunities at AF, please email your CV and a covering letter (detailing how you meet the criteria as detailed within the job description and person specification) to .

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Colton, Norfolk, United Kingdom