Wagga Wagga, NSW

Posted: 16 November, 2021

Closes: 16 December, 2021

  • Exciting new role
  • Fast paced, high performing culture
  • Small dedicated and specialised team

Australian Grain Technologies (AGT) is Australia’s largest plant breeding company with a focus on delivering field crop varieties with superior performance to Australian farmers. AGT has a vibrant team of breeders and researchers who use the latest technology to develop new plant varieties. This position offers a rare and exciting opportunity for you to grow your career in a dynamic and successful breeding company. AGT is committed to training and development in a wide range of technical and non-technical areas.

About the role

In this exciting new role based in Wagga Wagga, NSW you will be assisting the Marketing & Production team, as well as the Plant Breeding Technical team in completing the key responsibilities below.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maximise the availability and uptake of AGT varieties by growers in southern NSW
  • Monitoring of seed production crops and field trials
  • Seeding and harvesting of field trials
  • Assist in development of southern NSW marketing and production plans
  • Assist with seed production and distribution network
  • Sample handling, cleaning, and packing for field trials
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with key influencers
  • Identify new product development opportunities
  • Contribute to the production of marketing materials

Desired Skills

  • Understanding of Australian broadacre cropping industry and general agricultural knowledge
  • Experience in broadacre agronomy and/or seed production
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Outstanding time management skills
  • Good Microsoft Office skills

We are seeking applicants with the drive and passion and a “can do attitude”, to make a difference in this crucial business function. You will have the opportunity to be part of a great team environment and play an important role in the success of AGT. If you have a love of agriculture/agronomy and you have an interest in marketing, then this may be the role for you.

Job description available from mandy.koch@agtbreeding.com.au

All applications via Seek.com.au


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