Product Development Specialist – Texas, USA (M/F)

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General information


The fourth largest seed company in the world, Limagrain is an international cooperative group created and directed by French farmers. As a creator and producer of plant varieties, Limagrain markets field seeds, vegetable seeds and cereal products.
As a global leader in the vegetable seeds industry, Hazera, Business Unit of Group Limagrain, brings you expertise, commitment and support founded on the legacies of Hazera Genetics and Nickerson-Zwaan. Combining decades of experience with state-of-the-art technology, we breed, develop, produce and market varieties and seeds in a wide range of vegetable crops around the world.  





Local contract

Local contract only

Position description



Employment Type

Fixed Term

Contract duration


Contractual hours


Main Goal

Your challenge is to further strengthen our position on the Texas market and surrounding regions, by making optimal use of the available resources in the company. Your personal input will make the difference. You will be focused on Product Development and Sales Promotion of the Hazera line of products in the region.
You will be based in Texas, USA and report to the West Coast Sales Manager.

Job description

• Managing and conducting field trials of development varieties in the assigned territory, independently as well as in conjunction with our distributors in this region.
• Work with the dealer network to trial, promote Hazera varieties.
• Develop a Hazera network of key growers/shippers in the territory.
• Represent Hazera in tradeshows, open days etc. in your territory.
• Provide support for breeder trials and visits of Product Managers and Breeders in your territory.


• Bachelor's degree in agriculture or related field and minimum of 3 years' experience in a sales/ PD position, preferably in the vegetable seed industry. Focus crops are onion, radish, brassica, watermelon, tomato.
• Open communicator with good interpersonal skills, able to interact between different disciplines in Hazera USA team, customers and dealer network;
• Professional reporting and computer skills;
• You have a strong action-driven personality, and you are able to motivate yourself
• Drivers License;
• Willing to travel frequently.

Position localization

Job location

America/Carribean, USA, Texas

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

Bachelor's degree

Specific expertise


Minimum level of experience required

3 years or more


English (5 - Mother tongue)


Position start date