5 Aug '20
HORTICULTURIST

Agriculture, Mpumalanga Hectorspruit / Komatipoort Area

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Hectorspruit / Komatipoort Area - Mpumalanga: The successful candidate will identify the needs of clients and recommending potential solutions utilizing company technologies, services and/or products to support business and client growth.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

• Bsc Agric or 3 year BSC degree with BOTONY

• Own transport (bakkie)

• Solid verbal and written communication skills in Afrikaans and English is mandatory.

• Self-starter and problem solver that can work on their own steam and initiative

 

DUTIES: Not limited to the below, the incumbent will be required to perform the following primary duties:

• Advise client on plant nutrition and soil sciences to optimize yield and quality.

• Building and maintaining relationships with customers through regular onsite visits.

• Providing technical recommendations to customers based on various analyses.

• Preparing and presenting technical presentations to clients and industry stakeholders.

• Performing field trials.

• Marketing and selling products and services.

• Compile sales budgets and meeting sales budget.

• Gaining extensive knowledge relating to the use and application of the company’s products within a specific geographic location and crop types.

• Conducting research and development to facilitate continuous product improvement.

• Participating in industry associations, trade shows, and conferences.

• Maintaining financial and administrative records.

 

COMPETENCIES:

• Excellent communication skills

• Ability to work in a team environment as well as on your own

• Computer literate

• Ability to market and sell products and services

• Attention to detail

 

ONLY short listed candidates will be contacted

 Upload your CV to this specific position via www.farmmanagersa.co.za or CLICK THIS LINK and apply directly https://www.placementpartner.co.za/wi/vacancy/?id=farm&VacRef=FM000475&preview=25d8271c2bf9d0cbbdb1872b1850b0c4

Ad Visible Until: 30 September 2020
Ref: FM000475/SH

Vacancy Type: Permanent