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Technical Sales Assistant

Would you like to plan and execute pre-commercial screening trials and to develop a trial network with vegetable growers? Do you like to be in the field? If so, apply for this vacancy based in São Paulo State.

  • Brazil, Holambra
  • Horticulture
  • Bachelor

How does your job as a Technical Sales Assistant look like?

As Technical Sales Assistant you will be responsible for selecting growers and developing trials plans together with Crop Specialist and Sales Representatives. You also will be responsible for implementing trials and evaluation of the varieties. 

You will create sales opportunities according to the commercial and crop strategy, in order to increase Rijk Zwaan market share in São Paulo State. You will be giving technical advises to growers about Rijk Zwaan varieties.

You will also be responsible to acquire detailed knowledge of the regional market for all crops developed in terms of segments, products, and opportunities, through regular market visits and supporting the Crop Specialist/Sales Representative. 

What you bring:

  • A bachelor’s degree in agriculture, or a technical degree.
  • At least 2 years of relevant work experience in the horticulture industry.
  • Available to frequent travelling. 
  • Intermediate level of English. 

In addition, you are a good organizer with an active and practical approach, orientated towards persevering and problem solving. Moreover, you are able to think and act independently while keeping the team results in mind. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude and team player. Ability to handle extensive field work and good relation with growers are indispensable qualities. 

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 and above all the growth of our people: we give you every opportunity to use your own initiative and achieve your full potential.


You can address your application to Tamara Malandrin to the e-mail:

What to include in my application?

  • Current CV.
  • Letter expressing your interest.

We will consider your application carefully, if you have the profile we are looking for, we will contact you. 

  • HR will evaluate all the applications and will give feedback.
  • Intake with HR Brazil.
  • Interview by Sales Manager & Crop Specialist.
  • Interview by Business Manager LATAM & Managing Director Brazil.
  • Terms of Employment interview.
  • A permanent contract from the start!
I’d like to receive your application
Tamara Malandrin
Specialist Human Resources

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