Sunflower Breeding Program Lead H/F
Bucarest, Roumanie
4 zile în urmă

Presentation of the company

Soltis is a leading research company dedicated to sunflower breeding for the European market.

We are looking for a breeding program lead for the agroclimatic conditions of Bulgaria, Romania, stressed part of Ukraine and Russia.

The role of a breeding program lead is to define the right breeding strategy to develop the best sunflower products for the targeted geographical area.

As breeding program lead you are a member of the Soltis leadership team, and you are reporting to Soltis head of research.

Job Description

  • Definition and implementation of the strategy for the area : trialling network and volume definition, definition of hybrid / product ideotype
  • Management of the allocated budget
  • Field scoring of advanced hybrids
  • Data synthesis and hybrid / product characterization
  • Active participation to line breeding steps : selection of starting crosses, line advancement decision and coding
  • Active participation to hybrid breeding steps : new hybrids making plan, hybrid advancement meeting and allocation plan
  • Responsible for candidate selection (review of results, presentation preparation) and presentation to shareholders
  • In charge of defining KPI to monitor the performance of our line breeding program
  • Required profile

  • Strong communication skills is required for effective collaboration with other teams
  • Broad knowledge on plant breeding, preferably sunflower genetics knowledge
  • Broad knowledge on crop production, crop protection, trialling and farming practices
  • Strong decision making, prioritization and problem solving skills
  • Data analysis and reporting skills, basic statistics knowledge
  • Knowledge of the sunflower market for the geographical area
  • Understanding of new breeding technologies
  • Master in Agronomy or related field (Msc)
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