To boost our sales in the Maghreb area, we are looking for a Sales Manager with a strong commercial orientation and thorough knowledge of agricultural sector.
You will be responsible for pushing and maintaining the introduction flow of varieties, mainly in the Agadir area. However, there is the possibility to eventually do this on national and international level. You will be working in an international environment and will collaborate with colleagues from various departments.
Your main responsibilities are:
You are people-oriented, proactive, decisive, creative, flexible and resilient. More importantly, you are a team player. You have experience when it comes to building a network and maintaining important business relationships.
Enza Zaden is a vegetable breeding company that develops vegetable varieties. We produce and sell the seeds of these varieties all over the world. Both for conventional and organic growers.
Our goal is to grant people access to healthy vegetables. Anywhere in the world. Every day, more than 460 million people worldwide eat our vegetables. So, we are getting there ... but there is still enough work to be done! Of course, we look further than present needs. In 2050, when there will be about 10 billion inhabitants on our planet, we also want to make sure that people have access to healthy vegetables.
To achieve this, our vegetable breeders work with the best that nature offers. Supported by state-of-the-art technologies to speed up our breeding process. And that is really necessary because currently, the development of a new vegetable variety takes at least 6 years. We focus on higher yield, resistance to diseases and pests and climate extremes such as heat and drought. And on taste, shelf life and nutrients. The results? Strong, healthy tasty and climate-proof vegetable varieties with higher yield per square meter and less need for crop protection products or fertilizer. In short, sustainability is truly in our DNA.
Our head office in Enkhuizen is our home base, but we have colleagues all over the world. Enza Zaden is an independent family business, where around 2000 employees from more than 40 nationalities closely work together in international teams.
Please send your application and CV, along with a covering letter, to Serafin Lirola (HR Manager) via firstname.lastname@example.org.