Holstein UK Careers



Are you looking for a rewarding career?

Holstein UK is a member-owned organisation aimed at assisting members in breeding profitable, robust and productive dairy cattle.  Holstein UK was formed in 1999 from the merger of the Holstein Friesian Society (founded in 1909 as the British Holstein Cattle Society) and the British Holstein Society (founded in 1946). The Charity is also the parent of two subsidiary companies, the Cattle Information Service (CIS) and the National Bovine Data Centre (NBDC) and is organiser of UK Dairy Day, an annual trade event for the dairy industry. Holstein UK is dedicated to innovation and quality and is driven to continuously improve the services offered.  The Society registers all pedigree Holstein and British Friesian cattle in the UK and publishes a membership magazine, The Journal, at key times during the year with a circulation of over 6,000.

Here at Holstein UK, CIS and NBDC, we thrive on a fast-paced yet rewarding working environment. With excellent core entitlements as well as an impressive benefits package, we pride ourselves on being an employer of choice.

We have opportunities in:

  • Administration
  • Customer service
  • HR
  • Finance
  • IT
  • Research & data analysis
  • Laboratory work
  • Field services
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Events

Benefits of working for Holstein UK and its subsidiaries:

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Private medical insurance


Current Career Opportunities

The Journal & Communications Editor

An exciting career opportunity has arisen at Holstein UK to oversee all internal and external communications and ensure all content is in line with the corporate Marketing and Communications strategy. The role involves work closely with the Head of Marketing and to be responsible for developing, editing and proof reading Holstein UK marketing communication including, but not limited to, The Journal, website, media releases and social media.  The Communications Editor ensures that features are topical, interesting and informative.

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Software Developer

The Holstein UK Group are recruiting for a Software Developer to write, update and maintain bespoke in house software to specification using modern industry good practice programming skills.

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Customer Service Advisor

Holstein UK are recruiting for a Customer Service Advisor to work as part of a team delivering a professional customer service to our Members. The role will involve registering animals, supporting new members joining the Society, resolve or direct enquiries, and appropriately handle any complaints.

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Milk Recorders

The work involves attending afternoon and morning milkings to take milk samples, record yields and other relevant information, the data is then entered into a simple computer program.

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Other Career Opportunities

If you are interested in a career with the Holstein UK Group, please do not hesitate to contact us at

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