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THE JOB TITLE – Farm Agronomist, Africa.
THE INDUSTRY – Forage Farming in Sudan under Pivot Irrigation - Alfalfa, Wheat, Barley, Maize & Sorghum
THE SALARY – circa £65,000 (SDG 450,000) Basic Salary + Medical + Evacuation + Accommodation + Living Expenses + Home Visit Flights + Life Assurance
THE TERRITORY - Sudan, Africa.
THE COMPANY – A highly respected multinational organisation.
THE ROLE - As an experienced Agronomist with overseas experience preferable, you will take responsibility of for driving the project forward day-to-day and especially in-field operations. You will be responsible for the crop husbandry and monitoring, trials, pesticide and nutrient programs, soil moisture and irrigation scheduling and assisting in planning. Reporting directly to the Farm Manager and to the organisations Senior Agronomist. The role requires an individual seeking an overseas career progression and huge job satisfaction within a unique and forever evolving industry.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED –
* Experience in Agronomy - Essential.
* A background in understanding arid conditions and use of irrigation - Preferred.
* Experienced in field work – Essential.
* Physical endurance – Essential.
* Ability to live and work in remote and basic conditions – Essential.
GET IN CONTACT: In the first instance please forward your CV together with a cover note and salary requirements and all successful candidates will be contacted within 14 days of us receiving your application. Please note that all applications will be treated in confidence.
WHO ARE WE ? JP Trett is a specialist recruitment business, we are specialists…specialists in agriculture and rural business. Our clients are either professionals looking for exciting moves, or employers looking for that special person to fill their niche role. As one of the most highly respected specialist agricultural recruitment companies in the UK, we know the Agri-rural market intimately. And as a global provider, we have tremendous reach, both in finding candidates and must-have positions. We have many years of recruiting agricultural and rural business professionals in exciting and demanding positions. Whether you want to be a Farm Manager, Agronomist, Sales Director or similar, we will find the opportunity to match your skills. JP Trett covers most industries and markets within the agricultural and rural business sectors. Our business is split into three distinct areas Professional, Sales & Marketing and Senior Appointments. Our experienced consultants have backgrounds or clients across a number of sectors including:Crop Protection: Pesticide Sales, Agronomy, Agronomist, Agronomist Management, Fertilizers and Nutrients.Farm machinery: Development, Manufacture, Sales, Management.Farming: Management, Professional, Skilled and experienced management/planning/procurement. Livestock: Vets, sales, auctions, export, meat production, Ruminant specialists, Feed, Country sports: shooting, fishing, stalking, leisure. Property: Surveying, sales, rentals, holiday homes, development, specialist building. Land: sales, irrigation, fertilizer, acquisition, stewardship schemes, specialist services. Marketing: shows, publications, websites. Fresh Produce: Management, Research, Development, new markets, Technical, Procurement. Renewable Energy: Management, Sales, Operations, engineers, service and support. Do you have a background in or have your worked for, Agriculture, Farming, Crop Protection, Husbandry, Nutrients, Fertilizer, Fumigation, Seed, Germination, Crop Science, Masstock, Frontier, UAP, United Agri Products, ProCam, Agrovista, Hutchinsons, Pesticides, Insecticides, Herbicides, Fungicides, Syngenta, BASF, Monsanto, Bayer Crop Science, Sowing, Tilling, Gardening, Sharecropping, Landscaping, Farming, Horticulture, Cultivation, Forestry, Agronomy, Agronomist, Agronomy manager, Agronomist Manager, Crop protection Manager, pesticide sales, Crop Walker, trials officer, fertilizer manager, farm manager, plant science, seed manager, seed sales, horticultural sales, horticulture manager, irrigation, irrigation manager, Africa, Lagos, Cairo, Kinshasa, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Ghana, Accra, Nairobi, Kano, Ibadan, Adis Ababa, Dakar, Tunisia, Abuja, Maputo, Lusaka, Kumasi, Freetown, Khartoum, Overseas, Foreign, Arid conditions