Technologist | Horticulture | £25-£35k depending on experience

England, West Sussex
£25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
12 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
MorePeople 01780 480530
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client are a leading horticultural business, supplying into the retail and garden centre sectors. Due to growth within the business they are looking for an Account Technologist with horticulture ideally and preferably retail sector experience to ensure that all products are delivered to customers within specification and that all customers' technical requirements are met.

The Role

You will liaise with growers to agree plant specifications for key accounts.
You will work closely with all growers and suppliers to ensure that the retail customer's products are delivered to the correct quality and technical standards.
You will assist with the technical management and maintenance of all customer compliance and accreditation schemes.
You will assist Account Managers with the management of offers to customers.

The Candidate

You will come from a technical or quality background that ideally involves supplying retailers.
You must be self-confident and not afraid to stand up for what is required.
Ideally you should have some horticultural experience or have worked for a grower.
You will need to be a systematic, process driven individual with an eye for detail.