Technology Development Manager – Crop Protection Engagement – #01CYM
Monsanto North America Technology Development & Agronomy is looking for a Technology Development Manager to be a part of the Technical Crop Protection team and works on multiple cross-functional teams including Commercial, Regulatory, Manufacturing, Formulations, Investor Relations and Legal. This position ensures consistent product messaging through the organization and with key stakeholders. The position provides leadership, expertise and knowledge and develops and implements processes to prevent, address and resolve product use related issues. This position also works within the Technical Crop Protection Team to influence product and information development, transfer knowledge and apply product and agronomic information to assist in the development of relevant research and demonstration. Key Responsibilities:Development of educational content, materials and tools to facilitate education on proper product use and stewardship Direct and facilitated education of the organization, customers and stakeholders for alignment, confidence and competency in proper product use and stewardshipProcess development and management of field investigations and information from product inquiries.Tracking, management and reporting of inquiry information including development of analytical tools Qualifications:Required Skills/Experience:Master's degree in agronomic sciences or related discipline3+ years experience in agronomic product evaluation research and development and/or technical customer service on agronomic product use Strong influence and negotiations skills Excellent written and verbal communication skillsDemonstrated ability to influence and network across multiple functional teams to build consensus and execute strategiesResults orientation with sense of urgency and agility to adapt and overcome evolving circumstances and issuesCustomer focus and orientation to understand, anticipate and meet needs of external customers and stakeholdersDesired Skills/Experience:Advanced degree in weed science and/or pesticide application Formal training or practical experience in customer training and educationFormal training or practical experience in communicationsApply for this job.