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General information


"Limagrain is an international agricultural co-operative group specialized in field seeds, vegetable seeds and cereal products. More than 8 600 employees in the world spread out in 41 countries. Limagrain strives to improve agriculture in order to face today's food-related challenges.
Established more than 270 years ago, Vilmorin SA, Business Unit of Group Limagrain, is a French company specialized in the creation, production and commercialization of innovative vegetable and trees seeds intended for professionals. Vilmorin teams are present globally through our 10 subsidiaries and our network of over 100 distributors, they work together with passion and commitment to ensure the success of the company."






Local contract

Local contract only

Position description



Employment Type

Regular Full Time

Main Goal

Position:                               Sales REPRESENTATIVE

Unit:                                      Unit América

Sub:                                       VILMORIN DO BRASIL

Location:                              East region: Minas Gerais, Espírito Santo and rio de Janeiro states

Department:                      Sales

Purpose of the position
As a Sales Representative for the company this position will provide the products and services necessary to fulfill the customer's needs and generate sales growth in the designated market.

Ability to react positively and effectively in situations that require patience and negotiations. Ideal candidate will be responsible for his or her own success and achievements. Ideal candidate will have logical reasoning, ability to interpret information quickly and accurately along with being articulate and easily understood.

Job description

Essential duties and responsibilities:

• Coordinate customers within the designated area.

• Conduct visits on a regular basis.

• Understand customers' needs and anticipate their needs.

• Maintain updated customer registration.

• Achieve the sales target determined by the company.

• Provide relevant comments related to sales figures.

• Information about the customer's situation.

• Information about products used by customers.

• Information about the market and competitors.

• Provide customers with product information.

• Establish variety tests on producers to determine the adaptability of genetics in relation to competing varieties.

• Introduction of new products.

• Maintain a high level of knowledge about market trends and customer needs.

• Maintain a high level of communication and teamwork with customers.

• Place orders for: variety, product, unit price, shipping method, packaging, customer contact, etc.

• Prepare annual Sales Budget and Forecasts, biweekly, monthly and yearly.

• Direct communication with Sales Analyst to manage orders and monitor deliveries.

• Requires daily trips in a company vehicle, to visit customers and evaluate products in the field. Availability of 2 to 3 trips per year outside the area to attend meetings and events. As travel restrictions loosen; there may be the need for an international trip once per year as necessary.



·         Schedule / coordinate meetings and appointments with clients, managing the business travel logistics of the Brazilian team and visitors.


Complete higher education in Agronomy or related areas.
·         3-5 years’ experience in a similar position (desirable in a multinational company);

·         Fluent / Advanced English is desirable.

·         Microsoft Office skills; and desirable CRM;

·         Ability to work in teams with different cultural profiles.

·         Have good communication skills and be organizational skills

·         Ideal candidate will work autonomously, be determined, reliable and efficient.

·         Primary focus will be the customer and the business.

Position localization

Job location

America/Carribean, Brazil


Avenida Alexander Grahan Bell, nº 200, Unidade A3 - Bairro: Techno Park    - 13069-310 Campinas - BrasilAvenida José Bonifácio, 354 - Jardim das Paineiras, Campinas - SP, 13092-305, Brésil

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

Bachelor's degree

Specific expertise

  • Agriculture/Agronomy
  • Management and Administration
  • Biology
  • Botany/Horticulture
  • Research & Development
  • Sales

Minimum level of experience required

3 years or more


• 3-5 years' experience in a similar position (desirable in a multinational company);
• Fluent / Advanced English is desirable.


  • Portuguese (4 - Fluent)
  • English (3 - Professional)


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