Technical Manager (combinable trials)

Agrii harnesses the power of skilled agronomists and the best agri-intelligence to deliver unrivalled expertise and support for sustainable and profitable farming systems in the UK.

As a leading provider of agronomy services, technology and strategic advice, Agrii combines excellence and innovation with the latest research and development to ensure our customers can meet today’s farming challenges with the highest degree of knowledge and confidence.

The role

As Technical Manager for combinable trials you will manage and grow Agrii’s existing R+D services and markets, working closely with other R+D Technical Managers, Commercial teams and Head of Integrated Crop Technologies.

This will include developing, managing and fostering business relationships with key clients as well as identifying and developing new R+D clients, services and markets.

Additionally, the role will ensure cost effective and efficient delivery of services provided by the combinables research team and knowledge transfer of solutions to internal and external stakeholders, such as  the Regional Technical Advisors, CP Commercial team and wider industry stakeholders. The role will also include management of 10+ employees (currently two direct reports).

The successful candidate will be a commercially focused researcher with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the wider agricultural industry and a focus on combinable crop trials.

A sound understanding of developing and running scientifically robust trials and producing high quality reports and presentations detailing appropriate data and interpretation is required.

As trials are placed throughout the UK, a current driving license is required as well as the expectation to travel within the UK regularly.

 

A competitive salary (depending on experience) and benefits package will be offered for the right candidate.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Ruth Mann – ruth.mann@agrii.co.uk

Please send a current CV and covering letter to RECRUITMENT@AGRII.CO.UK.