Website KPLUSS Fertilizers Kenya Ltd

K+S considers itself a customer-focused, independent supplier of mineral products for the Agriculture, Industry, Consumers, and Communities segments. We enable farmers securing the world's food supply, provide solutions that keep industries running, enrich consumers' daily lives, and ensure safety in winter. From production sites in Europe, North America, as well as through a global distribution network, we serve the ever-increasing demand for mineral products. We strive for sustainability because we are deeply committed to our responsibilities towards people, the environment, communities, and the economy in the regions in which we operate. Learn more about K+S at www.kpluss.com.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

Our new sales office KPLUSS Fertilizers Kenya Ltd. in Nairobi (Kenya) is looking for a Regional Agronomist, starting on 1st January 2023. The core role of this position is to support and advise on the strategy execution in the emerging Eastern African market. This will be by developing products and markets with global agronomy expertise.

  • Develop market opportunities in Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Uganda, Ruanda, Burundi (Sales & Market Development)
  • Market, product and competitor analysis – this includes pricing and product development
  • Coordination of Agronomy, Trials and Product development
  • Agronomical support in Eastern Africa with focus on K+S Downstream Development
  • Support in product registration and secure regulatory compliance in entire Eastern Africa territory
  • Identify and implement strategic partnerships with Agro Universities, private R&D sector in order to accelerate innovation aligned with K+S vision

 

YOUR PROFILE

  • Enthusiasm to work in a global leading fertilizer producing company
  • Degree in Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Nutrition, Soil Science, Fertility Management or a related major is required.
  • Master of an Agriculture related program is a plus.
  • Min. 5 years working experience
  • Bilingual English and a driver’s license required
  • Proven experience in MS office
  • Extensive negotiation and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

 

WE ENRICH YOUR LIFET hrough a sustainable perspective, our unique team spirit and meaningful tasks, we offer you the opportunity for personal and professional development.

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