CAREER

Head of crops and sustainability JB-1454

Israel

Netafim is looking for a Head of crops and sustainability for the agronomy unit.
An amazing opportunity to make an impact, lead and broaden Netafim's breakthrough agronomy initiatives.
The HOCST will be leading Netafim crop strategy and the implementation of new technologies. In addition, they will be pushing sustainable agronomy solutions.

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  • LocationIsrael (Flexible)
  • DepartmentAgronomy
  • Job Schedulefull time

A Day in The Life

  • Will be leading the Crop strategy and knowledge in Netafim
  • Commercial support – Initiation and support of the HQ and the subsidiaries in developing new businesses
  • Sales promotion – Initiation and support of crop marketing moves in the territory, including demonstration plots, seminars / workshops / conferences / field days
  • Professional guidance & training

Sustainability:

  • Be a driving force in Netafim sustainability efforts, leading sustainable agronomy solutions.
  • Partner to Agronomy R&D in the evaluation and development of sustainable solutions.

Technologies:

  • Partner to Netafim product managers to push innovative technologies to improve our crop solutions.
  • Lead Implementation of digital crop tools.

What you'll need

  • Certified agronomist with experience of at least 5 years in agronomic process management
  • Experience in managing and leading teams.
  • Experience with wide range of crops
  • Experience in field work and trials
  • Previous experience in agronomic support in Israel and abroad – an advantage
  • Experience working in a computerized environment – including writing reports, statistical analysis, designing effective presentations, using various software
  • Required to be updated on developments in the relevant professional fields outside and inside Netafim
  • Willingness to travel abroad frequently (100-120 days / year)
  • Excellent English – required. More languages – an advantage