Senior Researcher - Applied Entomology - Stellenbosch Introduction Our client, in the agricultural industry, requires the service of a Senior Researcher who will conduct applied entomological research in accordance with company strategy.
Duties & Responsibilities Key performance areas : Develop research solutions for the management of key pests according to IPM principles.
Engaging with international colleagues at congresses, as well as with technical advisors and growers at industry events and in the orchard.
Actively participate in various industry research workgroups Assist the Science General Manager & Crop Protection Manager in dealing with ad hoc issues.
Desired Experience & Qualification The successful candidate must have : Matric with a PhD in Entomology Excellent verbal and written communications in English Must be a team player and have good interpersonal skills Project Management skills will be beneficial Experience working with students will be advantageous Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Package & Remuneration Salary to be discussed at interview stage