M573 - Experienced Crop Trials Officer or RD Agronomist - South of England
Successful crop protection company are actively seeking an experienced Crop Trials Officer or RD Agronomist to take on the responsibility of running a range of technical and commercial crop trials in the South of England.
A successful crop protection company are actively seeking an experienced Crop Trials Officer or RD Agronomist to take on the responsibility of running a range of technical and commercial crop trials in the South of England. The trials will provide information to help farmers, growers and agronomists to better understand the use of specific products and treatments - and to help them to look to improve their crop yields and the quality of their crops - including cereals, OSR, potatoes, sugar beet and vegetables. This is a field based job and the successful candidate must be able to work independently sometimes, and also as part of a team, to produce high quality field trials and demonstration sites.
Candidate requirements: -
Degree in agriculture or biological science or similar.
Knowledge of field trials techniques in all crop protection disciplines - replicated and demonstration trials.
Able to manage the design, delivery, data collection and interpretation of field trials and demonstration sites.
Understanding of quality standards (GEP).
Understanding of the value of technical information in a commercial business.
Knowledge of the crop protection industry in broad terms.
Willing to undertake the BASIS Qualification within two years.
Deliver relevant field data (to a high standard) and support material e.g. photos
Interact well with colleagues, agronomists and farmers.
Travel around the region and further afield in the UK occasionally.
Flexible approach to cope with some evening and weekend work at busy times.
Location: Home based in South of England - Hampshire or Wiltshire would be ideal.
Salary package: Competitive base, car and excellent other benefits.
To apply for this great career opportunity please e-mail your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and for more information please call Margaret Wilkinson on 01885 485526 or Mobile: 07875 197231. Thank you.
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- Ref: M573
- Type: R D Manager, R D/Trials Assistant
- Salary: Competitive base, car and excellent other benefits.