Field Trials Manager - Brooms Barn

Rothamsted Research

About The Company

Established in 1843, Rothamsted Research is one of the UK's leading Research Institutes delivering world class agricultural science.  Our commitment to learning and development, equality and diversity as well as creating a positive work life balance,  enable a welcoming environment for all prospective employees.  We have an attractive benefits package including 25 days annual leave, a generous pension scheme and an attractive campus offering cultural and recreational activities.

Overview Of Role

Rothamsted Research is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, organised and adaptable person to lead our field trials programme at Brooms Barn Farm in Suffolk.  The work will involve varied field trials related tasks including data capture and treatment applications.  The successful applicant will carry out a variety of activities both in the field and office and will be supported by the Rothamsted Farms Team based at Harpenden, Herts.  The role will also include a small amount of site management duties.

The candidate will need to be physically fit, have a keen eye for detail and accuracy and be able to maintain detailed electronic records.  This role will involve using both standard commercial and specialised plot agricultural machinery.  Excellent communication skills are vital in this important role for liaison between farm team colleagues and scientific project leaders.

This is a full time post and is offered with a competitive salary and benefits package.

Interviews will be held: 11+12/07/2017
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