Cotswold Seeds Ltd / FarmED
Group Graphic Designer
A newly created & exciting role to bring all the graphic design for two Cotswold businesses
Cotswold Seeds Ltd
We are an independent family-run company, based in Moreton-in-Marsh, that now works with over
15,000 farmers across the UK, supplying everything from green manures, cover crops and herbal
leys to dual purpose long term leys and silage leys.
Established forty-four years ago by Robin Hill, Cotswold Seeds, now led by MD Ian Wilkinson,
has built a reputation for specialising in bespoke seed mixtures and practical expert advice.
Specifically tailored to the needs of each field, mixtures are designed to improve soil
fertility, reducing the need for costly inputs and benefiting animal health.
Our experience and in-depth knowledge has meant that we are often approached to advise
landowners and organisations, from the National Trust to water authorities and environmental
organisations, and are increasingly involved in research and educational projects with
universities and colleges.
Our small team of highly experienced technical advisors are on hand to share their specialist
knowledge on a one-to-one basis. Bespoke mixtures tailored to individual requirements and our
next day delivery service means you can sow within hours of talking to us.
FarmED is the pioneering Centre for Farm and Food Education based at Honeydale Farm in the
Cotswolds. We are a not-for-profit Community Interest Company.
We aim to be at the heart of local, regional and global agroecological transition. Our mission
is to provide learning spaces and events that inspire, educate, and connect people to build
sustainable farming and food systems that nourish people and regenerate the planet.
We run a wide range of courses and events for a diverse audience. We regularly welcome schools,
farming organisations and environmental groups to the farm. We host book launches, suppers,
conferences and farm walks too. Local businesses, NGOs and corporate clients can also ‘dry
hire’ our wonderful eco-buildings for their own event. There is an on site farm to fork cafe and kitchen.
To be successful in this role you will:
Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience with digital design software such as the Adobe suite of
- Be able to follow the brand guidelines of the two businesses and design digital material for
print and social media purposes appropriately
- Have a good understanding of online media considerations such as image optimisation and
- Be fluent in English with good communication skills
- Have extremely high attention to detail
- Be able to manage your own time to achieve time pressured deadlines
- Have a creative mind!
- Share the FarmED & Cotswold Seeds vision and core values; be environmentally conscious
& have an interest in regenerative farming & food production.
To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to [email protected].
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