3 Dec '18
Graduate Agronomist

Agricultural, Mpumalanga White River

Market related -

DUR000681 – JUNIOR TECHNICAL SALES REP (WHITE RIVER - MPUMALANGA)

Purpose of the Job:

The successful candidate will be employed by a renowned crop science technology company to:

  • drive sales of yield enhancement technologies 
  • plan, implement and evaluate crop trials to demonstrate yield gains from this technology

-          looking for young, well educated graduates who are beginning their career (training provided) - previous experience advantageous 

Required Qualifications

  1. BSc Agric Degree – Soil Science, Horticulture, Plant Physiology/ Agronomy
  2. Approved in BASOS (FERTASA)
  3. Approved in AFCASA

Technical Competencies & Experience:

  1. Proven experience in Field Trials Management
  2. Outstanding knowledge & experience of commercial farming in Mpumalanga
  3. Ability to identify, engage & retain new commercial farming customers
  4. Highly scientific understanding of all aspects of crop production
  5. Knowledge of methodology for assembling, conducting & harvesting field trials
  6. Drivers’ licence
  7. Fluent in English & Afrikaans – verbal & written
  8. MS Office advanced skills – Power Point & Excel

Behavioural Competencies:

  1. Customer Oriented
  2. Accountability
  3. Sharing knowledge & expertise
  4. Commitment to excellence
  5. Organised
  6. Deadline driven
  7. Communication skills
  8. Interpersonal skills
  9. Work well under pressure

Remuneration:

Competitive, market-related but dependent upon skills and experience.

IMPORTANT - If you feel you meet the above criteria, contact jobs@hcrecruit.co.za with:

a)       An email motivating how you meet the criteria specified above.

b)      Your CV attached to your email

Only candidates responding in the above manner will be considered

Ad Visible Until: 2 January 2019
Ref: DUR000681/JF

Vacancy Type: Permanent