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M559 - Cereal Trials Officer - Breeding and Variety Trials - South East

Varied new crop trials role with a leading Agricultural business, a great opportunity to join a leading research and development team.

Varied new crop trials role with a leading Agricultural business, a great opportunity to join a leading research and development team.

Key tasks will include:

To assist the Trials Manager in the day-to-day running of the breeder and variety field trials on cereals and oilseeds.

To be responsible for the day to day running of the winter wheat nursery and work with Wheat Breeder.

To supervise early generation seed production work in conjunction with Seed Teams.

Supervision of both permanent and seasonal temporary staff as necessary.

The role is based in the South East of England, but will require frequent travel to various trial sites throughout East Anglia, the South of England and occasionally other UK regions. The seasonal nature of the work will require a flexible approach and willingness to help out at busy times of year.

This is a varied role and will offer career progression within this progressive, ambitious and dynamic company.

Requirements:-

Previous work experience in Crop trials - cereals and oilseeds crops experience essential.

Keen interest in breeding trials, seed multiplication and variety selection.

Practical crop trials skills.

Seed Multiplication skills helpful.

Good IT skills including MS Office.

Ability to supervise others in the trials team.

Location - South East - please call Margaret for the precise location details.

Salary - Competitive base + benefits.

Please call Margaret Wilkinson for a confidential discussion about this opportunity on 07875 197231 or email your CV to margaretwilkinson@delacyexecutive.co.uk

Thank you.

www.delacyexecutive.co.uk

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence. Absolutely none of your details will be passed to a third party without your prior permission.

De Lacy Executive, established in 2000, is the recruitment specialist in the Agri-Business and Land-based Business Sectors. Experienced practical and allied trade agriculturalists who have developed a recruitment practice based on high ethical standards. Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which oversees recruitment practice. Registered and complies with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

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Summary

  • Ref: M559
  • Type: Geneticist (Plant and/or Animal), R D/Trials Assistant
  • Salary: Competitive base salary + benefits.