We are currently seeking a Field Scientist to join the Research and Development Team in Corteva. She / he will handle high pressure environment that requires strong interpersonal skills, quick decision making and conflict resolution.
Main responsibilities :
Contributes to the design of research proposals (including protocols) within the biology planning process and ensures that local needs are appropriately communicated and incorporated.
Executes high quality field and / or glasshouse research in a scientifically credible manner and provides timely collection and input of data.
Produces timely professional reports of results and conclusions.
Represents Corteva at relevant academic and government institutes and documents emerging trends and issues related to the crop production / pest shifts / outbreaks.
Prepares and reports oral and / or written interim reports as requested.
Fully accountable for data management (including statistics) associated with the establishment of field and / or glasshouse trials through completion and archival of relevant reports.
May contribute within the Biology Team to the creation of the biology workplan.
Assists with the design and execution of Managing Existing Business (MEB) projects as prioritized by the teams.
Responsible for implementing, evaluating, reporting and archiving external cooperator, university or COI cooperator research according to the requirements provided in the protocol and the POW.
Informs the team of useful, novel and unexpected biology results that could be submitted for an IDM
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent.
MSc or PhD (desirable)
A minimum of 2-year experience
Experience in implementing and managing multiple discipline biological trials in local geography. Competent in implementing high quality field and / or glasshouse research trials (desirable)
Computer proficiency (e.g. data management)
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Teamwork and networking skills
Place of residence : Pergamino (preferably)
We offer very good hiring conditions in a company characterized by technological innovation, high quality in human relations and excellence in the work environment.