Main missions of the position
Provide high-level technical assistance and tailor made trainings to our distributors and growers in the territory of Germany.
Guide them in the optimal use of our products: bumblebees for pollination; biocontrol agents for pests and disease control (beneficial insects and mites, microbials); monitoring and scouting systems etc. in protected crops (vegetables, ornamentals, soft fruits…).
Define the most appropriate technical strategy for the clients of your area and for Biobest group.
Bring feedback from the field observations collected during visits with a complete reporting.
Analyze the needs of each market visited and define priorities in coordination with the Area Manager Germany.
Active collaboration within the international technical and commercial team of Biobest by attending meetings, exchanging constantly the knowledge of your area and theirs.
Organize and lead technical meetings to develop new bio-control and pollination strategies for our main distributors and end users.
Collaborate with other departments of Biobest to set up R&D trials or demo trials and to support new product development.
Create technical documents (technical sheets, presentations, posters…)
Participate in trade fairs, scientific symposia, workshops…
Based in Germany, and occasionally travelling to foreign countries.
Bachelor or master degree in horticulture or agriculture.
Preferably 3 years of experience in IPM/biological control and bumblebee pollination in horticultural production (vegetable and berries are important crops, others are considered as a plus).
Technical minded person with a commercial feeling.
Great knowledge of the agricultural industry and greenhouse production practices in general.
Autonomous, focused, open, dedicated and flexible person, willing to spend time travelling all over Germany and abroad.
Good listener with capacity to analyze situations and take decisions. Able to lead meetings, with a positive and communicative attitude.
Languages spoken: Fluent in German and English. Other languages are a plus
Good experience in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point)
A challenging and exciting position in an international growing company within a promising sector of agriculture.
Working with a dynamic technical team
A competitive salary and benefits package
Please send your cover letter and Curriculum vitae to jobs@. biobestgroup.com
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