Business Development Manager - Ag Division
Location: Tri-Cities, WA (Kennewick/Pasco)
Our Client is a diversified producer of crops sold to Home Stores, Independent Garden Centers, Wholesale Greenhouse Growers, and Specialty Ag suppliers throughout the Northwest. The company maintains extensive production facilities in WA and in Watsonville, CA. They are affiliated with a leading producer of grapes and wine, distributed by retailers nation-wide.
Work to establish our Client as an innovative leader in the rapidly developing differentiated production of new genetics, clean stock and other types of production that allows growers to build market share
Working with leadership and staff, develop strong capabilities around new, clean stock production of hops, grapes, fruit and nut trees, both in the greenhouse and open field
Lead the development of strategies and products related to hops, grapes, berries, tree fruit and nut crops produced at all facilities
Work directly with farmers, viticulturists, hop growers and tree fruit producers to build sales of clean stock transplants and other inputs across Northwest
Become well known to the Ag community, comfortably interacting with farmers, researchers, breeders in the region
Degree in agriculture or horticulture
Ten years industry experience in development and production of hops, grapes, and other tree fruit or nut crops
Strong knowledge of industry conditions, trends, and cropping systems.
Ability to build and maintain strong connections with research, agronomic, and production communities
Reside in the local community, working out of the Tri-Cities, WA area
Qualified candidates please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org