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Trial Assistant Latina

Are you an ambitious and energetic agronomist with a hands-on mentality?

Do you live in Latina area? If so, apply for this vacancy for Trial Assistant.

The vacancy for a Trial Assistant at Rijk Zwaan

Rijk Zwaan’s activities in Latina area are increasing. We are developing product assortments adapted for the climate and the market specification of this region. To help us realize these goals, we are looking for a Trial Assistant.
Within this role you are responsible for the organization of breeding support, screening and demo trials. You will manage the trials in close cooperation with growers, collect data and report the results.  You will work together with your Rijk Zwaan colleagues. You will build a professional network, both within the company as with external relations.

We are seeking a Trial Assistant with:

  • a  BSc Agriculture
  • at least 3 years’ relevant experience
  • good written and verbal English
  • leaving in Latina area

Furthermore, you are an energetic, enterprising and independent person. You have good analytical skills and are well known with modern technology. You are resourceful and ambitious and you have a hands-on mentality. Good social skills, a team mentality and the ability to establish and develop contacts are indispensable qualities.


You can address your application to under the reference TA. LT.19. Remember to specify the authorization to the processing of personal data (Art. 13 del Regulation UE 2016/679). The recruitment is open to male and female (L.903 / 77). 

We will consider your application carefully, which may take some time. You will hear from us as soon as possible. 

Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?

Italy has one of the biggest vegetable seed markets in Europe, where Rijk Zwaan is focused with dedicated research programs in order to develop future varieties and an healthy business growth. Rijk Zwaan Italia is a growing company, very active on the market.
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 2,500 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.