This role requires at least 5 years of experience in agrochemicals which is characterized by being project and process driven with long development, (international) registration and go2market cycles. As the learning cycle in the fungicide market is estimated to be 3-4 years, it is essential that you have already worked directly or indirectly for a company in the fungicide market.
You have a good scientific background (bio-engineering, chemistry, biomedics, agro sciences, pharmacy) and are quick in picking up new information and eager to learn. Moreover you have an open mind and have closely collaborated and coordinated with other departments such as marketing and sales, production, quality control …
So yes, you are the figurative needle in the haystack, but on the other hand, know that working for our Client is exciting, as you will be at the frontline of innovation in this sector, where sustainability has become important than ever.
You have experience in running several projects simultaneously, are process minded and preferably have had a specific training in project management.
You also are a good coach and have the experience of transferring/sharing your own project and process skills, enabling your direct reports to grow quickly in their job.
You demonstrate a thorough knowledge of English, knowledge of Dutch and French are definitely a plus. We expect you to be an excellent communicator.
The company is a challenger in this market, is a very dynamic company and open to change. They work in a very collaborative, informal and non-hierarchical way with a flat organisational structure. Everyone is expected to take initiative, to be supportive and help along colleagues to achieve our common goals whatever department they are working for.