You will be entering an international organization which is growing and under development. The agronomy department is part of the recently established Potato Centre of Expertise in which you will join a group of energetic people in the areas of sustainability, quality assurance, agro business intelligence & agronomy.
The agronomy team needs to be further developed and aligned with the strategic objectives of the organization, furthermore, it is crucial to go from individual actions and knowhow towards best practices (creating one way of working and harmonizing data and processes).
As a senior agronomist you will play a pivotal role in our company's success by overseeing and managing all aspects of potato cultivation and agronomic practices. This position requires a dynamic and experienced individual who can lead and develop a team of agro professionals, is able to translate new (cutting-edge) agronomic techniques into practical working methods for our farmers and support the implementation of our future-proof farming strategy. This to ensure our farmers can achieve the highest quality and yield of potatoes while improving environmental sustainability.
You will be reporting to the Manager Potato Expertise, but you will also be an important sparring partner to further develop the center of expertise at Aviko. Furthermore, you will be in close contact with other Aviko departments, e.g. sustainability, purchase, field managers and our farmers.
If you are a passionate and experienced professional looking to lead a dynamic team in the pursuit of quality and sustainability in potato cultivation, we invite you to apply for the position of Senior Agronomist at Aviko. Join us in our mission to bring joy to tables all over the world.
Aviko is the world’s largest European producer of fresh, frozen and dried potato products and one of the top four global market leaders for potato products. Since 2002 we are part of Royal Cosun. We’re proud of these achievements! Everyone at our 13 production locations in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Poland and China we passionately serve 2.5 billion tables per year. Our goal is to bring people, cultures and tastes together worldwide. Our drive is the great potential of our products and the impact this has on quality, service, innovation and sustainability within our chain: from farm to fork.