Graincorp Jobs – National Manager

Website GRDC

Job Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the broader National Program business group objectives and other relevant cross-functional teams to help ensure that NVT data resources are fully exploited in light of the latest Big-data analytical tools and technology;
  • Contribute to the broader NVT team objectives to deliver key in-house activities including NVT database development and usage, website and App administration, specific analysis of NVT/GRDC datasets, the implementation of required market research and reporting requirements;
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of NVT focused RD&E strategies;
  • Take responsibility for the provision of robust crop variety performance information to growers, through oversight of the relevant NVT trial networks and variety specific agronomy RD&E activities in the western region;
  • Assess the quality of regional/local NVT information through the use of NVT protocols, completing field audits and agreed data publication frameworks;
  • Undertake other duties relative to Technical advice, Leadership, Financial Management and IP Analysis.

Job Requirements:

  • A degree in Business, Agricultural Science, or equivalent.
  • Exposure to commercial issues and demonstrated commercial acumen.
  • Highly developed presentation, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • The ability to work autonomously as well as flexibly and adapt in a complex environment with multiple stakeholders.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to multi-task and re-prioritise as required.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Proven experience in change management and continuous improvement of field trial operations including quality control and overall efficiency.
  • Experience in negotiating and facilitating outcomes that deliver benefits to growers.
  • Experience in contract or project negotiation, facilitation and management in a relevant industry (5+ years’ desirable).
  • Demonstrated minimum 5+ years of related industry experience in a relevant field (i.e. crop research, plant breeding or agronomy).

Job Details:

Company: GRDC

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Perth, Western Australia, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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