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JR056 - Crop Trials Specialist- South Coast

An excellent management opportunity has arisen for a driven candidate working in crop trials to take the next step in their career.

Working in field trials and looking for your next step?

An excellent management opportunity has arisen for a driven candidate working in crop trials to take the next step in their career.

This role consists of leading a trials team and managing a centre on the South Coast of the UK for a reputable and successful company which has contributed to advancements in UK agriculture since the 1990s.

As deputy to the Southern Regional manager, this role is the ideal step for someone seeking progression in crop trials.

Responsibilities:

Lead and advise a crop trials team.

Ensure the selection of suitable sites for growing and recording field trials with a range of arable crops.

Work with other members of the team to deliver diverse work programmes.

Liaise with host growers and their staff to ensure that field operations are carried out in a timely manner.

Personal management and performance reporting.

Ensure health and safety policies are always adhered to.

Requirements:

Experience in running field trials.

A demonstrated ability to lead a team.

A strong knowledge of arable production systems and experimental procedures.

PA1 and PA6 spraying certificates.

Familiarity with ARM and Excel.

BASIS desirable but not essential.

A Full UK driving licence.

Remuneration:

A competitive salary is available for the right candidate.

Interested?

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call: Jane Righton: Office 01885 483440 DD 01885485522 or e-mail your CV and covering letter to: jane.righton@delacyexecutive.co.uk.

Thank you.

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Summary

  • Ref: JR056
  • Type: Agronomist (Must be BASIS accredited in UK), R D Manager, R D/Trials Assistant, Trainee Agronomist (Must possess HND/Degree and practical experience)
  • Salary: A competitive salary is available for the right candidate.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, SE ENGLAND, SW ENGLAND, SOUTH,