DLF Ireland Trials Manager

Exciting opportunity available with DLF

DLF Ireland, part of the world’s leading grass seed company, are currently recruiting for a Trials Officer to manage their grass and forage crop trials programme in Waterford, Ireland.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a world leader in grass research at an exciting time in its growth in Ireland.

Duties will include:

  • Effectively manage all research trials in accordance with industry best practice, ensuring accurate trial results are reported on a timely basis.
  • Day to day execution of the trials programme including interaction with internal and external stake holders and effective allocation of resources to ensure the trials programme runs smoothly and efficiently.
  • Proactively contribute to the variety selection decision making process.

Candidate profile

  • Agriculture qualification is desirable
  • Knowledge of Agronomy and an interest in Agriculture is essential
  • Practical experience in operating farm machinery
  • Self-sufficient / ability to work on own initiative
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Passion for grassland
  • Strong problem-solving skills

This is a full-time permanent role based in Waterford. An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

To apply

Please email your cv and cover letter to info@dlfseeds.ie by Friday 9th November.