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Plant Protection R&D Specialist – Central England – Extremely Competitive Salary Package.

Job Title: Plant Protection R&D Specialist – Central England – Extremely Competitive Salary Package.
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: Extremely Competitive Salary Package.
Reference: 12889
Contact Name: Claire Morgan-Shields
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2020 14:07

Job Description

Plant Protection R&D Specialist – Central England – Extremely Competitive Salary Package.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Plant Protection R&D Specialist to work for a market leading agricultural company.  The successful candidate will lead and execute research & development studies on a range of agricultural crops.

The Role:

The primary function and responsibility of the role is the effective execution and coordination of all research activities in your area of operations; ensuring, that high quality trials are implemented, maintained, assessed and the resulting data reported to stakeholders in a timely and efficient manner.

The Candidate:

  • Agriculture, Agronomy, Life science or similar (BSc, equivalent or higher)
  • BASIS Certificate in Plant Protection, or equivalent, desirable.
  • Full UK Drivers Licence  
  • Plant Pathology and Fungal biology research, highly desirable.
  • Experience in Handling and development of pathogens for inoculation
  • Excellent organisation and computer skills (MS Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Effective communicator, through written, verbal and presentation.
  • Self-motivated
  • Experience and use of Agricultural equipment / machinery
  • Experience in working with seed treatments advantageous
  • PA1, PA2, PA6, PA11, PA9, PA4 NPTC Certificates would be an advantage.


The Package:

Extremely competitive salary and benefits package.


Please email your CV to Claire Morgan, Recruitment Director

We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those short listed for interview will be contacted.

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