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Rare Opportunity to represent New Zealand Innovation & Commercial Enterprise, while based in Shaanxi, China, you will be at the Leading Edge of Pioneering Research in the Chinese Horticulture Industry,
Job Category: Science & Technology
Job Type: Full-Time
Published: August 18, 2017
Our client, an internationally respected grower-owned and established organisation, continually focuses on providing premium quality and value, to their brand of fruit and are known for being the ‘best in the world’. Innovation and a world-class breeding programme dedicated to the development of new varieties are their key strategies to ensure their leading global reputation.
Currently they are well advanced in trialling production of premium quality fruit with the aim to identify varieties which can be sustainably produced in China. This process will require thorough evaluation of the risks and challenges unique to the Chinese orchard and post-harvest environment. Based in Shaanxi in China, an important aspect of the role is to bridge relationships between the organization and its research partners in both China and New Zealand.
To achieve this goal you will be tasked with identifying and developing relationships with leading science groups and initiating project management into prioritised areas of fruit production for full scale Chinese commercialisation.
Key responsibilities of this role will include;
To be considered for this role, you will ideally have the following skills and attributes;
Key to your success will be your ability to develop and maintain strong networks/relationships within the relevant Chinese and NZ research community, funding partners and other key stakeholders to achieve successful outcomes. Initially, you will work in NZ with the Innovation Team before re-locating to China, with periodic travel back to NZ to stay highly integrated with local research developments.
This key role within the organisation’s Global Expansion Strategy will be awarded by a generous remuneration package. To learn more about this outstanding opportunity apply online today with a CV and Cover letter in WORD format only, quoting job number 03/1704/PB to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Pavan on 0064 9 5255520 for a confidential discussion.
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