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Hightech Crop Specialist

Do you like to maintain and develop the relations with Hightech Tomato Growing Companies and introduce our highvalue added tomato varieties to our customers?

Are you passionate in being a part of fast growing Vegetable seed company? If so, apply for this vacancy for Hightechr Crop Specialist.

The vacancy for a Hightech Crop Specialist at Rijk Zwaan

The crop specialist co-ordinates the crop activities for the Hightech Tomato varieties within the Turkish territory. They include activities like collecting market information, developing a product development plan & trial plan, trail evaluation, preparing introduction plans, marketing plans and sales planning. You will work in close co-operation with our commercial team: sales representatives,  product development  team, chain manager,  sales support and the breeding team to be successful. You'll visit customers frequently do give technical support and to promote  the varieties.

We are seeking a Hightech Crop Specialist with:

  • an Agricultural University Degree
  • at least 5 years of relevant experience
  • an adequate product and market knowledge of the Turkish horticultural industry

Furthermore you have an entrepreneurial attitude, you are a team worker and able to maintain the contacts in our international organization. You are willing to travel extensively along the country. You are pro-active, take initiatives easily and you have a commercial and client-focused approach. You are strong at negotiating and always keep track of the latest developments in the horticultural industry. You are fluent in speaking and writing in English. You will be stationed in Antalya and you will travel frequently. You are part of the commercial team and you will report to the Teamleader Sales and Crop Organization.


Please send your CV in English to Your application will be considered carefully, which may take some time. You will hear from us as soon as possible. Confidentiality of all applications is assured!

Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?

Rijk Zwaan Turkey is located in Yukarıkocayatak Region of Antalya. Currently we are employing 108 people. Rijk Zwaan is an international family company with a people-oriented culture. Rijk Zwaan is right at the start of the food chain. We develop vegetable varieties and sell the seeds produced from them globally. We have a long-term focus, which is why we offer our employees a permanent contract as soon as they join us.From our strategic position we contribute to the health and well-being of people all over the world. Everything we do is about growth. The growth of natural products that we export around the world. The growth of our company, which currently employs over 3,000 people in more than 30 countries. And above all the growth of our people: we give you every opportunity to use your own initiative and achieve your full potential. Working with colleagues to produce the best and tastiest vegetables. Reinforcing, helping and inspiring one another. That’s how we want to continuously work together towards a healthy future.