29 Dec '20
Agricultural Biotechnology Manager

Agriculture, KwaZulu Natal Durban

- Market related

A global biotechnology company requires an SA Business Development Manager based close to the main summer row crop areas

 

Purpose of the Job:

A global agricultural company involved in plant nutrition and plant bio-stimulants requires a Business Development Manager to grow market share and develop brand equity

 

Qualifications

  • B. Sc. Agriculture – essential
  • Business or commerce degree - advantageous

 

Required Competencies & Experience:

  • A minimum of 10 years of sales/business development in commercial agricultural
  • An outstanding network of clients and contacts in the commercial agriculture sector
  • A strong understanding of plant biology, plant nutrition and bio-stimulants
  • Able to grow sales and market share
  • Specific behavioural skills required:
    • Ability to communicate across multiple cultures and socio-economic backgrounds
    • Fluent in Afrikaans
    • Outstanding relationship-builder
    • Highly driven & motivated
    • Able to work independently & alone
    • Has a global/worldly perspective
    • High level of initiative
    • Ambitious & entrepreneurial

Ad Visible Until: 27 January 2021
Ref: DUR001175/IC

Vacancy Type: Permanent