Solution Development Executive, Hunan
Changsha, Hunan, China
Date published: 20-Dec-2017
About Syngenta: Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown. We are committed to rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.
About This Job: To plan and lead the SD trials, including technical development trials and demo trials, in Hu-nan and / or Jiangxi. To management local stakeholder in order to transfer SYT new products and technologies to our key customers, such as sales, distributors, retailers. Lead and design local crop solutions
To lead local SD team, design team objective, personal development of team member, trial plan.
To support the local sale team for currently commercial product demo trials.
To lead the field trials of new introduction product and new ideas from marketing, R&D and SD, to understand the technical points of new product and transfer the technical points to sales, distributors, retailers and growers.
To attend local retailer and key famer meeting, and introduce Syngenta products and solutions to retailers and growers
To development local crop solutions based on local marketing situation.
To collect local retailer and farmer’s feedback for Syngenta products and competitors.
Essential Knowledge & Experience:
More than three year experience in plant protection or agrochemicals
Basic computer skills and capabilities
Clear understanding of the practices and procedures for field trials
Good Interpersonal and communication skills
Preferred Knowledge & Experience
Basic ability to read and write in English
Bachelor’s degree or graduate from Agriculture university with more than three years’ working experience in Agronomy or plant protection
Basic Knowledge of agronomy, plant protection, and agrochemicals
Full time/ Permanent
Located in Changsha, Hunan
Flexibility to work on weekends and holidays on a rotating schedule is essential.
Travel required monthly, above 50%.