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Sales Representative Guatemala

Are you on top of the latest developments in the horticulture sector and are you looking for a new challenge in the vegetable seed market? If so, apply for this vacancy for Sales Representative for Guatemala.
As a Sales Representative you will be responsible for the sales of our portfolio and to develop new possibilities. You are able to connect with the growers and to understand their needs. Next to maintaining the existing market share, you develop new opportunities by planting and assessing trials. Next to these trials, collecting market information and variety requirements from all parts of the vegetable chain is very important. You will work in close contact with your Rijk Zwaan colleagues and local business partners. You will build a professional network, both within the company as with external relations.
For this position you will need to have:
  • a University degree in Agriculture or equivalent
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience in sales in the horticulture industry.
  • a fluent level of English
For this position we are also looking for an energetic, enterprising and self-supporting person. You have good analytical skills and are well versed with modern technology. You are resourceful and ambitious and you take the initiative. Good social skills, a team mentality and the ability to establish and develop contacts and relations are indispensable qualities. For this position frequent travelling is required.
Besides an enjoyable job involving contact with colleagues from  different departments and countries, we are happy to offer you:
  • A permanent contract from the start
  • Various training courses and opportunities through our very own Rijk Zwaan Academy
  • The freedom to take the initiative and work on your own development
  • A good working atmosphere
You can send your application for the attention of Svenja van Lunszen (Advisor Human Resources). Click on 'Apply' at the bottom of this page to apply directly. We prefer to receive your application via our website. If this is not possible, please visit our contact page. 
It takes time to evaluate your application carefully. We will respond as soon as possible.
Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?

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.
From our strategic position we contribute to the world food supply. 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 3,300 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.

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