Seed Production Specialist (SSM) – Solanum
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:Within global HM. CLAUSE Solanum Production Team, manage seed supply function of a specific slot and is responsible for solanum crops in a specific area in the world.POSITION DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: In charge of the seed supply for specific slots of Solanum varieties, following crops in existing production areas and developing production in new areas, contacting/negotiating with external production companies or internal production home farm, analyzing performance, optimizing costs and quality, ensuring timely deliveries, …Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.-Directly reporting to Solanum Production Lead, oversee the seed supply for specific slots of Solanum varieties, optimizing costs and quality, ensuring timely deliveries and developing production in new areas.-Responsible for production plan in quantities, quality, schedule, value and supplying seeds for the slots that you oversee. -Collaborate with Plant Breeders and Product Management to develop the optimal supply plan and product availability timeline for new variety introductions.-Allocate production release to specific production regions and vendors.-Negotiate with external production companies and growers to set your contracts.-Manage the global solanum team communication and development of 1 specific area of the world with frequent travels in the world regions concerned.-Develop production in new countries and with new growers according to global production strategy-Assure the production feasibility and optimal economics of new genetics through strong triangulation between Breeding, Production and Production Research.-Analyze production results to improve performance.-Ensure crop supervision with your team from sowing to final reception in company warehouse, and appropriately convey crop updates to the information system.-Manage and establish the stock seed production plan, crop placement, follow-up and supervision-Responsible for tracking quality results after reception and pronouncing crop acceptance.-Create and distribute all the necessary technical documentation to support proper management of solanum seed crops: parental lines description, applicable production techniques, datasheets, etc.-Definition, creation, implementation and reporting of all appropriate production experimental plans aiming at improving quality and productivity. -Responsible for your solanum seed supply budget, and to elaborate and distribute annual reports.Apply for this job.