Ingredion (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

Senior Expert - Agricultural Technology

Ingredion (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

Senior Expert - Agricultural Technology

Ingredion (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

Job Highlights

  • Participate in key agribusiness business plans
  • Source and bring new Mobile App technologies
  • Represent the agribusiness team with universities

Job Description

Primary Function:

Senior Expert – Agricultural Technology is responsible to source, screen and bring appropriate technologies into practices in order to improve waxy cassava productivity as well as those with regular vendors in Thailand.  S/he will represent the company in academic forum, develop connections and maintain strong relationship with relevant academics, authorities as well as consultant and key advanced farmers, and ensure key technologies are captured, defined and being adopted effectively.  S/he will prioritize key technologies or best practices to adopt, and will instruct and supervise agronomists on field trials needed to do internally.

S/he will be responsible on education section in Mobile App and will work with agronomists and service providers to develop appropriate training materials including content, poster, infographic image and video.  S/he will support agronomists on recommendation of practical solutions to farmers and resolve difficult cases that are beyond ability of individual agronomists.  Apart from that, she will actively participate in development plan on waxy cassava program.

S/he must be willing to update and learn new technologies and have ability to acquire and understand in depth of several fields of agriculture disciplines.  S/he must possess communication and interpersonal skills that are required and work proactively and collaboratively with academics, authorities as well as agronomists in the team.  Most importantly s/he must have ability to visualize and effectively manage the adoption at scale that yield positive impact to Ingredion’s waxy cassava program, sustainability as well as regular farmer vendors.   

Reports to: 

Agribusiness & Strategic Alliances Director

Major responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in development plan of waxy cassava program.  Identify opportunities of technologies that will improve performance of Ingredion’s farmer networks.
  • Develop broad connections and maintain strong relationship with relevant academics and authorities.
  • Design and work with agronomists to conduct the trials needed to do internally.
  • Work with internal and external parties to create training materials.  Review and update when appropriate.
  • Consolidate and finalize recommendations of practical solutions and broadcast in Application. 
  • Resolve key issues and cases that are beyond abilities of individual agronomists.

Knowledge, Skills, and Requirements:

  • At least Master’s degree in Agriculture.  PhD is preferable.
  • 10 years of experience in agricultural technologies or relevant projects.
  • Be able to communicate in English effectively both in speaking and writing.
  • Good computer literacy.
  • Be able to travel as per business requirement.

Additional Information

Career Level
ระดับเจ้าหน้าที่
Qualification
ปริญญาตรี
Years of Experience
2 ปี
Job Type
งานเต็มเวลา, งานประจำ

Company Overview

Ingredion is a leading global ingredients solutions provider. With customers in more than 100 countries, the Company serves over 60 diverse market sectors in food, beverage, brewing, pharmaceutical, biomaterials and other industries.

Our innovative ingredient solutions are a part of everyday products and emerging, on-trend consumer goods. Our starches, sweeteners, texturants and nutrituionals are used by our customers to provide everything from sweetness, taste and texture to immune system support, fat replacement and adhesive strength.

Headquartered in Westchester, Ilinois, Ingredion has manufacturing, R&D and sales offices in more than 40 countries and employs more than 11,000 people worldwide.

Additional Company Information

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