Agronomist (H/F)

Vacancy details

General information

Organisation

About Vilmorin-Mikado

Vilmorin-Mikado is a Franco-Japanese seed producer that has specialized in developing, producing, and selling vegetable seeds for professionals since 1743. As a responsible partner in the vegetable food chain, Vilmorin-Mikado is committed to helping better nourish people everywhere. Our wide range of unique, original seeds is distributed on five continents in more than 100 countries. Vilmorin-Mikado has more than 1,000 employees and recorded sales of €218 million in 2020-2021, of which 15% was entirely devoted to research. World leader in carrots and witloof chicory, Vilmorin-Mikado is also a major player in salads, tomatoes, sweet peppers, kabocha squashes, daikon radishes and bunching onions. Nearly three centuries ago, Vilmorin-Mikado's founders began our Tree Seeds work, which actively contributes to rebuilding sustainable forests. www.vilmorinmikado.com

Vilmorin-Mikado is part of Limagrain, an agricultural cooperative and an international seed group owned by French farmers, Limagrain is driven by its purpose: cooperating for the progress of agriculture everywhere, for everyone. Focused on the genetic progress of plants, Limagrain breeds, produces and distributes field seeds, vegetable seeds and agri-food products www.limagrain.com - #Limagrain  

Reference

2022-7473  

Company

VILMORIN ITALIA

Local contract

Local contract only

Position description

Function

RESEARCH & INNOVATION - RESEARCH OPERATIONS

Employment Type

Regular Full Time

Contractual hours

Full-time

Main Goal

Reporting to the Station Manager, you work within the Farming team, integrating the Operation Department. You work in close collaboration with the breeding Department, as well as with the teams of the other Departments (Administrative, Pathology labs, etc.).

Job description

- Crop planning focusing on land use with monthly reporting to station manager

- Search for quotes for any type of capex or opex needed at the station according to the directives of the station manager

- Organize and coordinate with the operations manager a weekly meeting with the other services of the station to collect and organize all operational needs

- Supervize the application of phytosanitary and safety rules with a weekly report to the station manager

- Manage and improve all types of agronomic records in the field by verifying compliance with corporate and legal rules/guidelines

Profile

- Bachelor's/Master's degree in Agricultural Sciences
- 5 years of experience in the same position or equivalent field
- Teamwork oriented
- Synthesis capacity
- General skills
- English level B1 (and higher), French would be a plus
- Driver's license

 

Position localization

Job location

Europe, Italy

Location

Via S. Vincenzo, 9, 04022 Fondi LT, Italie

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

Master's degree

Specific expertise

Agriculture/Agronomy

Minimum level of experience required

5 years or more

Languages

English (3 - Professional)

Requester

Position start date

01/07/2022