Technical Services / Product Development (12464)
Technical Services / Product Development This is an exciting opportunity with a growing company specializing in Plant Growth Regulators. This individual will work with 3rd party organizations to establish trials for obtaining technical information which will be used for regulatory needs, labeling and selling points. Attention to detail will be important in following these trials to completion and obtaining accurate data. Coordination will be done with all the sales territories across the country so support the technical needs of the territories. Some travel to the Latin America Countries will also be necessary. We are looking for an individual who can assist with: Development and maintenance of the products technical product profiles Field all technical inquiries coming from external and internal personnel Assist with the development and implementation of research and development plans to develop new products and support uses for existing products Provide technical input needed for regulatory, sales, marketing and production activities Proactively obtain information from external sources concerning technical developments, industry trends and competitive development activities that could be opportunities or impact products Required Skills/Experience: BS or BA Degree with 5 years’ experience, or MS Degree with 1-2 years’ experience, in Ag Science or Business Significant experience required in technical services or development within the ag chemical industry focused on high value specialty and ornamental crop products Experience working with university researchers, distributors, pest control advisors and key growers to accomplish territory objectives Knowledge of permanent and specialty crops
Ability to travel domestically and internationally (up to 60%) to support area business needs Bi-Lingual would be preferred Must live in either CA or the PNWThe ideal person for this job would be someone who has worked extensively with collecting technical data. Keywords: Product Development, Technical Sales, Regulatory, Bi-Lingual, Permanent Crops, Technical Services, Plant Growth Regulators *Candidates must be eligible to work in the US as well as meet the qualifications listed above in order to be considered for the Technical Services / Product Development job.