Applies scientific principles to solve complex scientific problems and exploits new science and technology developments.
Leads cross-functional team, oversees research that is complex in nature conducted in laboratories, growth rooms and greenhouses at the respective testing site, and might assume project
leadership or develop technology-driven proposals.
Manages resources, workload and budget for the respective testing site. Allocates and optimizes resources to efficiently and timely deliver on commitments.
Ensures delivery of high-quality and timely testing results or research outcomes to support our veg product pipeline and meet KPIs.
Drives adoption of relevant IT tools and workflows and leads improvement of operational processes using methodologies such as LEAN or Six Sigma at the respective testing site.
Drives adoption of new scientific techniques and technologies, such as the implementation of new disease assays and technologies developed by Discovery Pathology and keeps abreast of scientific
Actively participates in safety programs and promotes “safety first” mindset.
Champions Phyto sanitation regulations and guidelines to guarantee freedom to operate.
Provides training and coaching as well as recruits research specialists or other research personnel.
WHO YOU ARE
PhD in Biological field with 3+ years of experience in R&D setting, or MS with 5+ years’ experience.
Proven ability to manage complex projects and lead interdisciplinary collaborations.
Strong operational excellence acumen and experience with use of KPIs to measure work performance.
Demonstrated ability to use IT tools to analyze and visualize data and to drive business decisions.
Outstanding organizational skills, results orientation, proven initiative and problem-solving ability.
Strong oral and written communication in English and local language.
Ability to interact effectively with employees at all levels and lead teams.
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