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S215 - Seed Treatment Field Trial Lead - West Midlands

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Seed Treatment Field Trial Lead in the West Midlands. The role will be to lead seed treatment field trials and manage the field trials team across the UK and France to support innovation and the testing of new products and development programmes for a global RD and seed treatment strategy.

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a Seed Treatment Field Trial Lead in the West Midlands. The role will be to lead seed treatment field trials and manage the field trials team across the UK and France to support innovation and the testing of new products and development programmes for a global RD and seed treatment strategy.

Responsibilities:

To manage all aspects of seed treatment field trials to include site selection, seed treatment, processing and subsequent experiment assessment.

Manage a highly productive field trials team in a proactive and efficient manner.

Collaborate with RD and technical teams to ensure key targets are met.

Manage the generation of high quality field data.

Perform and record detailed assessments of crop emergence, disease levels and the crop health at different growth stages in accordance with study plans.

Perform test item application for seed treatment and foliar sprays using a combination of methods and novel testing procedures.

Requirements:

Fluent in English, French is advantageous

Technical degree (BSc/MSc) in Biology, Agronomy, Plant Sciences or seed related discipline.

Good knowledge of seed treatment field trial practices

Appropriate qualifications to operate and maintain heavy machinery

Sound knowledge of agronomy, seed treatment, crop protection practices and products

Strong management and team building skills

Excellent organizational skills and experience of working in multi-disciplinary project teams.

Excellent negotiating, influencing and collaborative skills.

Fantastic communication skills

A winning attitude with a focus on delivering results

SALARY: Competitive salary offered - career progression will be encouraged.

Interested to apply or to know more? Please call Sarah Milburn on 01885 485 527 or email: sarahmilburn@delacyexecutive.co.uk

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Summary

  • Ref: S215
  • Type: Agronomist (Must be BASIS accredited in UK), Farm/Unit/Forestry/Yard Manager , R D Manager, R D/Trials Assistant, Technical Manager, Technical Support
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, WEST MIDLANDS,