Overview

Our Client, one of the world’s leading breeders and merchants is seeking to appoint a Graduate Field Technical Assistant to be based in Scotland.

Reporting to the Field Technical Manager, you will be responsible for managing the production of controlled varieties in Scotland, working in close cooperation with experienced colleagues. Key to this role will be your ability to provide information and understanding on the varieties their differences  and characteristics, plan and deliver annual field trials in close collaboration with colleagues, support growers to manage their production requirements in consultation with the sales team in Scotland and coordinate complaint handling, reporting and settlements.

If you have achieved a degree in an Agricultural related subject and someone who can demonstrate passion to be part of the future of this breeder then we want to speak to you. Enthusiasm to join an evolving dynamic sector, strong organisation skills and attention to detail, are essential for this demanding role.   If you are looking for a chance to learn, shine and progress, then this is it! Genuine training and career development are guaranteed for those who want to better themselves.

Desirable personal skills:

” Experience of field trials, working with a fresh produce crop (placement year)
” Crop production experience
” Excellent written and oral communication skills
” Fluent IT skills and experience of ERP and database systems
” Ability to demonstrate relevant HNC, HND or degree level qualification
” Proven ability to work independently and efficiently
” Contract negotiation skills
” An ability to work as part of a team
” Enthusiasm and commitment

To be considered for this Graduate Field Technical Assistant’s role, please call our team on 01284 735575, alternatively apply and attach your CV.