Careers in the Netherlands

Trial Coordinator

Rijk Zwaan’s activities in Almería are increasing. We are building long term relations with local business partners and are developing product assortments adapted for each climate and market specification of this region. To help us realize these goals, we are looking for a Trial Coordinator.

The Trial Coordinator is in charge of the organisation of external trials to obtain qualitative and quantitative data necessary to provide technical support to sales teams and breeding, for early product advancement and research project support. The position requires extensive travelling to offsite trials growing areas, as well as work on the trial station and office.

We are seeking an Trial Coordinator with:

  • Minimum degree in horticulture / agriculture
  • At least 2 years’ relevant experience
  • good knowledge of Spanish and English

Besides an academic level of thinking, we are looking for a very practical candidate who is not afraid of dirty hands and feet in the field. Furthermore you are an energetic, enterprising and independent person. You have good analytical skills, an eye for detail and are well known with modern technology. Good social skills, a team mentality and the ability to handle extensive field work and relation with growers are indispensable qualities.

We can offer you:

  • a solid position in a strong vegetable seed company
  • a young developing team
  • Many options to develop your skills and career within Rijk Zwaan


You can address your application in our candidate website. We will consider your application carefully, which may take some time. You will hear from us as soon as possible.