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M518 - Field Trials Manager / Development Engineer - GERMANY

An exciting new position as a Field Trials Manager, or a Crop Trials Officer or a Development Engineer, has arisen in Germany with a German Agricultural Technology Company - the appointed individual must be willing to live and work in Germany.

An exciting new position as a Field Trials Manager, or a Crop Trials Officer, or Development Engineer, has arisen in Germany with a German Agricultural Technology Company - the appointed individual must be willing to live and work in Germany - assistance with relocation can be provided if necessary. This is your chance to join a dynamic, young team and quickly make your mark!

The role is varied and challenging role and will involve European travel. The company provides leading edge technology and software to progressive arable and crop farmers across Europe and is involved in Precision Farming - with innovative products, services and support. The companys market penetration and international sales are on a rapid upward trend - and they are dealing with more and more English speaking businesses - hence the need to employ another member of the team, with English as their first language.

At least some basic German language skills are essential, although language support and training will be provided, to allow the appointed individual to quickly become fluent in German.

The focus of this role will be to assist the team in developing advanced sensor systems for precision agriculture and also supporting and managing large scale trials on farms across Europe.

This role would suit candidates with 1-2 years of work experience in crop trials, research agronomy, agricultural technology development or related area of work.

Duties:

Conducting, managing and reporting on, large scale farm - based trials

Managing development projects

Product Support and product management for the existing range.

Maintaining contact with key accounts, both farmers and companies.

Representing the company with third parties and with farmer clients, and at shows and events.

Travel around Europe as required.

Candidate requirements:

Agricultural science or agricultural engineering degree or similar qualification.

Good knowledge in agronomy and crop protection is essential

Crop Trials/Field Trials experience preferred.

Knowledge of GIS Systems helpful

Knowledge of statistical methods (Software package "R" helpful)

Excellent communication skill

Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative

English as first language/mother tongue

German language skills - essential

Willing to relocate to Germany

Location: Germany - please call Margaret for the precise location

Salary: Excellent base salary (up to 35k Euros) + performance related bonus + relocation package.

Interested? If so please contact Margaret Wilkinson for more information or a confidential discussion on 01885 485526 / 07875 197231 or please email through a copy of your CV (Word format) to margaretwilkinson@delacyexecutive.co.uk

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Summary

  • Ref: M518
  • Type: Precision Agriculture/Horticulture⋠specialist, R D Manager, R D/Trials Assistant, Trainee - General - For subsequent management roles, Trainee Agronomist (Must possess HND/Degree and practical experience)
  • Salary: Excellent base salary (up to 35k Euros) + bonus and relocation.
  • Location: EUROPE and GLOBAL,