Citrus Technical and Sales Specialist

Industry / Sector: Agriculture
Employment Type: Permanent
Region: Limpopo

SALARY AND BENEFITS: Up to R1 Mill CTC p/a neg, depending on experience

LOCATION:     Limpopo

DESCRIPTION / SYNOPSIS:

Career opportunity available with a specialist agricultural service provider, for a results-driven and innovative individual, with a strong Citrus Technical Background.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bsc Agriculture/Horticulture or related degree
  • At least 5 years of Technical Management and Advisory experience, specifically with Citrus Crops
  • Strong knowledge and networks in the SA Citrus industry
  • Experience in a Citrus Production Environment, with knowledge of associated Production processes and operations
  • Strong R & D, Project Management and field trial management experience
  • High levels of attention to detail, organizational and problem solving skills
  • A passion for sales/business development and account management

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Business Development, and strategic key account management of clients, stakeholders and industry bodies, to achieve organisational objectives
  • Monitor the industry and keep up to date with competition, trends and potential business opportunities.
  • Provide specialist technical and commercial advice on citrus fruit tree production practices, in order to improve the quality of tree nurseries, and Increase yield and quality of Fruit production.
  • Research production related problems and provide product support and technical assistance.
  • Manage and oversee trials for different products, and provide research project consultation, data interpretation and report findings to client.

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Should you meet the above minimum requirements, please submit your CV and a copy of your ID and Qualifications to caroline[at]kingsleyirons.co.za. Please quote the TITLE of this vacancy in the subject line of your email as reference. Should you not receive a response within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful. However, we will keep your details on record for suitable future roles. Thank you.

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