Agricultural Scientist (m/f/d) Seed Production and Quality Control

Agricultural Scientist (m/f/d) Seed Production and Quality Control

Field of Work:  Seed Production

Einbeck, Lower Saxony, DE

ID:  2742

Would you like to contribute your knowledge in seed production and share your interest in the area of quality control in a professional, dynamically growing environment? To strengthen our team of quality control experts we are looking for an "Agricultural Scientist (m/f/d) Seed Production and Quality Control" within KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA at our headquarters in Einbeck (Germany). The position will be filled with a full-time, unlimited contract.


In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Planning and coordination of production processes
  • Disposition of seeds based on extensive quality analyses with own responsibility for specific markets
  • Processing of international customer orders
  • Close coordination of seed availability and delivery dates with our sales and portfolio management department
  • Participation in international research projects on seed quality
  • Creation of presentations, reports and statistics for production and quality control
  • Working in an international team


Contribute your experience:

  • Successfully completed scientific qualification in agricultural science, biology or equivalent
  • Expertise in seed production, seed testing or seed research
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Reliable, independent and target-oriented working style
  • Intercultural competence
  • Good written and spoken English, good knowledge of German desirable
  • Sound PC user knowledge of the MS Office environment


In exchange we offer you the following benefits to join our team:

  • As a family-owned company we are guided by the values of team spirit, proximity and trust, independence and vision; this culture is lived in practice creating thus an open and friendly working atmosphere.
  • True to our motto “Make yourself grow” we support employees’ professional and personal development.
  • We offer excellent work equipment (for e.g. ergonomic workstations, several monitors, high-end technical equipment, the newest laboratory equipment), fully-fledged, subsidized canteen and sufficient free parking spaces at the office.
  • We offer a company pension scheme, capital formation benefits, Christmas and holiday bonuses, childcare allowance, and a work bike.
  • We place great emphasis on health and safety, which is ensured by our company doctor, fire brigade / paramedics (with time credit) and company sports offers.


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About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. With the tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for more than 160 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, potato, rapeseed and sunflowers. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods. 5.147 employees represent KWS in more than 70 countries.
For more information: www.kws.com. Follow us on LinkedIn® at https://linkedin.com/company/kwsgroup/.