HORTICULTURIST

Hectorspruit/Komatipoort – Mpumalanga:  The successful candidate will identify the needs of clients and recommending potential solutions utilizing company technologies, services and/or products to support business and client growth.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bsc Agric or 3 year BSC degree with BOTONY
  • Own transport (bakkie)
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills in Afrikaans and English is mandatory.
  • Self-starter and problem solver that can work on their own steam and initiative

 

DUTIES: Not limited to the below, the incumbent will be required to perform the following primary duties:

  • Advise client on plant nutrition and soil sciences to optimize yield and quality.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with customers through regular onsite visits.
  • Providing technical recommendations to customers based on various analyses.
  • Preparing and presenting technical presentations to clients and industry stakeholders.
  • Performing field trials.
  • Marketing and selling products and services.
  • Compile sales budgets and meeting sales budget.
  • Gaining extensive knowledge relating to the use and application of the company’s products within a specific geographic location and crop types.
  • Conducting research and development to facilitate continuous product improvement.
  • Participating in industry associations, trade shows, and conferences.
  • Maintaining financial and administrative records.

 

COMPETENCIES:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as on your own
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to market and sell products and services
  • Attention to detail

 

ONLY short listed candidates will be contacted

 

Upload your CV to this specific position via www.farmmanagersa.co.za or CLICK THIS LINK and apply directly https://www.placementpartner.co.za/wi/vacancy/?id=farm&VacRef=FM000475&preview=25d8271c2bf9d0cbbdb1872b1850b0c4

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