agtech recruitment logo

Senior Plant Pathologist

  • Well funded AgriTech spin-out pioneering the development of chemical-free Seed treatments.
  • Opportunity for a scientist with Seed / Plant Pathology expertise to take on a lead role, spearheading R&D and laboratory management activities!

 

KEY SKILLS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Background in Plant & Seeds Science, with demonstrable expertise in Pathology.
  • Ability to take on a 'Lead' position (either with lead experience, or ready for this step up), entailing laboratory management, spearheading a small theam and co-ordinating R&D efforts.

 

ROLE OVERVIEW:

This AgriTech start-up, born out of 10-15 years' worth of research in the Seeds Pathology space, is making waves in the Seeds sector having developed treatment solutions that are chemical-free, clean, energy efficient and cheap to deploy.

The global Agriculture sector is currently striving to develop chemical-free and environmentally friendly plant treatment solutions, making this a multi-billion (if not, multi-trillion) dollar space. Having raised funding in the millions, this company looks set to grow significantly in the next 1-2 years & beyond.

To join a small team, a specialist in Plant Pathology is required to undertake a lead role, essentially managing and co-ordinating Laboratory and R&D activities. This could be a good fit for somebody who is already experienced in taking on senior / lead level responsibilities, or a Scientist with a good level of experience for whom this would be the next logical career step up.

You will also need to a presentable and communicative individual - able to discuss and present ideas and scientific concepts to clients and potential investors.

In all, this is a great opportunity to join a start-up company in a key role as they look to grow, at the forefront of Agricultural & Environmental innovation!

Salary: £40,000 - £55,000

Closing Date:

Industry: AgriTech; Plant & Seed Science

Employment Type: Permanent, full-time

Job Functions:

Location: Loughborough, UK

Seniority Level:

Interested in this vacancy?
contact us

About Us

We’re a committed virtual support team based in Tamworth, UK. We deliver administration, data entry, process mapping and general business support to companies big and small.

Contact Us

55 St Leonards View,
Polesworth, Tamworth,
Warwickshire, B78 1JZ.

Telephone: 07554 138 355
enquiries@inkvs.com

menuchevron-downcross-circle linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram