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S233 - Agronomist - North East England

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit an Agronomist for a flourishing Global organisation; our client is a progressive new company operating in fertiliser development. The successful applicant will be responsible for supporting the expansion of the Companys global agronomy programme. The Companys agronomy team manages scientists around the world to provide technical, agronomic and commercial validation for its flagship product. This is an exciting opportunity with huge potential for the right individual.

De Lacy Executive has been retained to recruit an Agronomist for a flourishing Global organisation; our client is a progressive new company operating in fertiliser development. The successful applicant will be responsible for supporting the expansion of the Companys global agronomy programme. The Companys agronomy team manages scientists around the world to provide technical, agronomic and commercial validation for its flagship product. This is an exciting opportunity with huge potential for the right individual.

Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for research associated with a crop group and geographic zones within the Companys global agronomy programme;

Assist with the development of the crop study programme;

Balance the demands of experiment designs with site limitations and structure trials for commercial or scientific purposes;

Monitor trial performance and schedules;

Provide statistical analysis of results and produce written and verbal reports including trial abstracts and scientific data summaries; and

Deliver technical support to company Commercial team.

Skills and experience:

Ideally a post graduate degree in an agronomic science with a minimum of three years experience in the field

A knowledge of, and preferably commercial experience with crop nutrition and crop husbandry (GAP)

An understanding of global crop production systems. Practical experience with tea, sugarcane, tree fruit and oil palm would be an advantage

Analytical skills required to interpret and summarize scientific data and information

A working knowledge of statistics, trial experimental design, global data management and testing protocols including recommended application rates etc.

Experience with either GenStat, SAS, ARM, SPSS or JMP would be preferred

Fluent in English, other languages would be advantageous, with dedication and flexibility being key personal requirements

Good oral and written communication skills

Benefits: Attractive remuneration package depending on experience.

For more information please call: Sarah Milburn on 01885 485 527 for a confidential discussion, or e-mail your CV to sarahmilburn@delacyexecutive.co.uk

Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence. De Lacy Executive is an approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice. Registered with the Information Commissioners Office the company complies with the requirements of the Data Protection Act. Thank you.

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Summary

  • Ref: S233
  • Type: Agronomist (Must be BASIS accredited in UK), Geneticist (Plant and/or Animal), R D Manager, R D/Trials Assistant, Technical Manager, Technical Support
  • Salary: Attractive remuneration package depending on experience.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, YORKSHIRE/HUMBERSIDE,