As a world leading breeder of innovative vegetables and flower varieties, we care deeply about creating excellent, high value products for our global customers, as well as ensuring a consistent supply op top quality products.
Does this appeal to you? Would you like to join one of our enthusiastic vegetable breeding teams who are constantly creating and developing healthy food and beautiful flowers? Then please read on…..
Takii Europe is a subsidiary of Takii & Co., Ltd. in Japan. Headquartered in De Kwakel, The Netherlands, we cover the European, Middle East, African and Central Asia markets of our parent company. Together with Takii France and Takii Spain we manage breeding stations, production sites and sales offices contributing to the supply and promotion of a wide assortment of vegetables and flower varieties to professional growers and to the home garden market.
Recruitment for our European sister companies is coordinated from these headquarters.
Takii Spain is a subsidiary of Takii Europe and is situated in three locations: Almeria, Murcia and Castilla La Mancha. Its main activities are sales and breeding.
To further enable our growth strategy, we are looking for a fulltime
Junior Breeder Tomato. Location: Almería
We’re looking for an enthusiastic person to join our expanding Breeding team in Spain!
Our new colleague will carry out support activities for our team of (senior) tomato breeders, while receiving instruction and training about our (tomato) breeding programmes. Having a personal network of field related contacts would be a plus.
What do we expect from you?
For this position we expect you to have recently finished your education, being a minimum Master or university degree (agriculture engineer or biologist) preferably with speciality plant breeding. You have good knowledge of vegetable cultivation (especially tomatoes), market and product. You are flexible and social. Furthermore, you are a solid personality with organizational insight, you are analytically strong; driven, process and result driven. You have good reading, writing and speaking skills in English and excellent knowledge of MS Office and breeding software (preferred). Some (international) travel is involved. We would prefer you to live Almeria area.
Information and application
For more information about this function, please contact Mr. Miguel Corredor (tomato breeder) via telephone number +34644851244 or Mr. Jose Luis Galera (Station Manager & tomato breeder) +34663354530.
What do we offer you?
Working at Takii Europe and Takii Spain stands for working at a financially solid and strongly growing company. We offer a challenging position in an international organization with room for initiative and personal development. Initiative and results will be rewarded with a good remuneration package and excellent secondary working conditions.
For more information about Takii Europe and Takii Spain, please visit our website www.takii.eu.