Agronomist (crop growth, stress biology and physiology)
Clash Industrial Estate
Tralee, CO.KERRY Co. Kerry
Application Closing Date
BioAtlantis Ltd. - Tralee, County Kerry
BioAtlantis Ltd. (est. 2004) is a biotechnology company who manufacture natural bioactives for use in modulating defence, immunity, microbiota and performance in the crop biostimulant and monogastric health sectors. BioAtlantis Ltd., specialize in producing agricultural biostimulants that regulate crop physiological processes, to enhance crop vigor, yield & quality in abiotic and biotic stresses. The company has an exciting position available for a Senior Agronomist. The candidate must have a third level qualification(s) with proven expertise in crop physiology and agronomy and have a strong background in technical sales and marketing. A minimum of 3-5 years experience in the industry is preferable, with expert knowledge covering a broad range of crops, including tree fruit, field crops and vegetables. The candidate must have an understanding of plant protection products in addition to crop nutritional requirements. The candidate must have excellent analytical skills and be fluent in English and preferably have a second language such as Spanish. The Agronomist will play a very important role in the company and be motivated in understanding the technical aspects of the relevant products in order to bring them to the global market. The candidate should be capable of transferring agronomic knowledge and educate our customers around the world on BioAtlantis’ biostimulant products.
Additional responsibilities include:
Organizing agronomic field trials world-wide, including experimental design.
To statistically analyse results whenever that is deemed necessary, using the adequate tools;
To write reports and organize results in a clear, understandable and scientific manner.
Provide technical support and assistance to marketing staff, particularly in Spain and South America.
Registrations: advise Quality Control on technical matters to ensure registrations are complete.
This represents a fantastic opportunity for an experienced, ambitious agronomist to work in a vibrant and driven atmosphere which permeates throughout BioAtlantis, from science to production to sales. Salary and commission is negotiable. Please send cover letter and CV to hr (at) bioatlantis (dot) com. Closing date for receipt of applications is 6th January, 2017.
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Clash Industrial Estate