US Agronomist (12396)
US Agronomist A leading global fertilizer company is seeking an experienced, seasoned Agronomist to lead the US business in supporting and promoting their new fertilizer lines. This is a high level position in the company and has tremendous opportunities for higher senior level roles within the company in short order. Key responsibilities for the US Agronomist:
Promote the sales of products in the USA by applying & modifying established practices using sound agronomic principles Support and promote field trials for new fertilizers Clients, local Universities and other organizations Customer relationship establishment / management Technical selling understanding to growers and distributors Manage, maintain, and grow the base business in the assigned regional geography Must possess a strong understanding of sound agronomic practices in a multitude of row, vegetable, and other crops Mentor / manage grower and distributor relationships supporting and growing product demand Provide technical support to end use customers Write and publish papers in peer review and general journals Know and understand the financial expectations of the sales budgetKey requirements for the US agronomist:
MSc (or higher) degree in agronomy or related field with coursework in plant science, soil science, plant health and plant nutrition strongly preferred Minimum 5 years of commercial and / or technical experience with a local or International company involved with Fertilizers Must be able to travel overseas Must be able to travel up to 50% Job Keywords: biotechnology jobs, agriculture careers, biotechnology careers, ag careers, ag jobs, agricultural jobs, ag, agriculture, farm, farming, ag1source, jobs, career, position, recruiting, recruiter *Candidates must be eligible to work in the US as well as meet the qualifications listed above in order to be considered for the US Agronomist job.