Agricultural Scientist (m/f/d) for Seed Production & Quality Control Sugarbeet

Agricultural Scientist (m/f/d) for Seed Production & Quality Control Sugarbeet

Field of Work:  Quality Management

Einbeck, Lower Saxony, DE

Legal Entity:  KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA (0001)
Contract Type:  Regular
Is Full Time?:  Yes
Onsite/ Remote:  Hybrid Working Within Country
Job ID:  14167


If you are looking for a diversified job, enjoy tackling complex tasks and your heart beats for agriculture, then the Sugarbeet Quality Control team at KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA could be the right place for you! 

We are looking for an Agricultural Scientist (m/f/d) for Seed Production and Quality Control Sugarbeet to join our team of experts as soon as possible. In this role, you will plan and coordinate seed production processes and work on international research projects.
This exciting and varied position comes with a permanent contract and is full-time. The place of work is our headquarters in Einbeck (Lower Saxony/Germany).


Your tasks - challenge meets responsibility:

  • Planning and coordination of production processes in an international team
  • Disposition of seeds based on extensive quality characteristics with own responsibility for specific markets 
  • Processing of international customer orders, coordination of seed availability and delivery dates with Sales and Portfolio Management
  • Participation in international research projects on seed quality
  • Preparation of presentations, reports and statistics on production and quality control


Your profile - competence meets personality:

  • Completed studies in agricultural sciences or a comparable degree program
  • Knowledge in seed production and / or seed testing / seed research
  • Initial experience in the seed industry is an advantage
  • Strong planning and organizational skills combined with good interpersonal and intercultural communication skills 
  • Reliable, independent and goal-oriented way of working 
  • Very good English (oral and written) and German language skills 


This is what you can look forward to:

  • As a family business, we live the values of team spirit, closeness, trust, independence and vision.
  • As an Agricultural Scientist (m/f/d) for Seed Production & Quality Control, you will have the opportunity to realize your potential in a diverse range of tasks and contribute to KWS' core mission: Our passion for plants sustains farming, food and planet. 
  • We create the right framework conditions for you: attractive remuneration, company pension scheme, excellent work equipment, subsidized canteen, capital-forming benefits, Christmas and vacation pay and flexible hybrid working time models with weekly presence in the office!


We look forward to receiving your online application via our SuccessFactors application system! Please use the "Apply" function in the online application for this purpose. 



About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. Over 5,000 employees in more than 70 countries generated net sales of around €1.8 billion in the fiscal year 2022/2023. A company with a tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for 165 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, vegetables, oilseed rape and sunflower. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods to continuously improve yield for farmers and plants’ resistance to diseases, pests, and abiotic stress. To that end, the company invested more than €300 million last fiscal year in research and development. For more information: Follow us on LinkedIn® at

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