Corteva Agriscience Retail Product Agronomist in New York
Retail Product Agronomist
Who are we, and what do we do?
Corteva Agriscience is the only major agriscience company in the world completely dedicated to agriculture. Our purpose is to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generation to come. Our inspiration is to be a market shaper, driving the next generation of agriculture products that help farms and farmers flourish and through partnering with society becoming the most trusted partner in the global agriculture and food community.
With a global footprint and over 20,000 employees, Corteva Agrisciene is building the future of agriculture and leading breakthroughs in the innovation and application of science and technology that will better the lives of people all over the world and fuel the progress of humankind.
Corteva Agriscience has an exciting opportunity for a Retail Product Agronomist for Brevant brand seed and serving the Central Region of New York State.
Help us grow! It matters to us and it matters to you!
The Retail Product Agronomist (RPA) role is responsible for connecting with, training, team-selling, and portfolio planning with retailer sellers.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Product training and support in-person with a retail seller working through all forms of in-person and various media.
Leverage and promote the portfolio and support the process and instill knowledge in sellers by doing.
Maintain sellers focused on planning their efforts where they can drive business forward.
Driving retail sellers ability to demonstrate product value is the most important priority of this role.
Core responsibility is plot strategy, agronomy meetings, in-field teaching, in-season and summer trainings combined with providing the right support materials regarding Brevant products to key retail sellers.
Create product confidence and drive demand toward planned products.
What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?
Bachelor’s degree required. Master's Degree in Agronomy or equivalent is preferred.
3-5 years agronomy experience and proven abilities preferred. Will consider all levels of candidates.
Must be able to sell, negotiate, and influence.
Agronomy and crop production practices preferred.
Have an understanding of the key Crop Protection product offerings in the Territory.
Understand changing market dynamics (forecasting, product/marketing input) and build a network of large growers to drive increased farm-gate demand within the territory.
Ability to pass driving record background check.
Corteva offers a very comprehensive benefits package including:
Competitive health, vision, and dental insurance.
Sales incentive bonus plan.
4 weeks paid time-off to start.
9 paid holidays.
Company provided cell phone, laptop, vehicle, and business expense account.
Work-life balance – varied mix of working from home office and spending time out in the field.
Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by applying to this opportunity today!
Corteva Agriscience ™, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.
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