Antalya, Turkey (Fulltime)
Turkey, Antalya – full time at least at BSc level
We are looking for an enthusiastic and analytical Cucumber Breeder with a strong orientation towards the market. The ideal candidate is experienced in agricultural research and is eager to learn more about cucumber breeding.
As a Cucumber Breeder you will contribute to the development of new cucumber varieties. Moreover, you will be actively involved in the market. You will gain market knowledge and use it to align the breeding programmes with the demands of the market. You will analyse breeding and screening data, linking market needs to breeding goals. Furthermore you will be involved in the introduction of new varieties in the market.
You will work together in international and multidisciplinary teams. Trials are located in different regions of Turkey, so travelling will be part of your job. You will report to the Senior Breeder cucumber, located in Spain.
You are an enthusiastic entrepreneur who sees new possibilities and comes with creative ideas. You are able to build and maintain relations both in- and outside the organisation. You function well in a diverse team and are able to work independently. You are self-motivated but also willing to accept guidance from your manager. Your strong analytical skills enable you to efficiently analyse breeding data and market trends and translate these into a practical breeding programme.
We are an independent vegetable seed company, breeding, producing and marketing our varieties all over the world. There's a good chance that you'll find our tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet peppers, lettuce or other vegetables on your plate, no matter where you are. We are a company with a supportive, energetic culture.
As an employee of Enza Zaden, you’ll have more than 1800 colleagues of 40 nationalities worldwide. Strong team players with an entrepreneurial spirit who easily take responsibilities is exactly what we like to see in our employees here at Enza Zaden. Are you going to join us? We offer you a positive working environment and ample opportunities for personal development. Plus a competitive salary and excellent benefits.
Please send your application and CV, along with a covering letter HR@enzazaden.com. For more information about our company and the vacancy, visit our website or contact Miguel A. Caballero via email@example.com