Head of Turf and Agronomic Systems Department – Europe

As part of the development of its business, we are recruiting a Head of Natural Turf and Agronomic Systems Department for one of our customers, a leader in the technical certification of sports fields!

France and Europe perimeter, with occasional travel in France and abroad.

Missions

As Head of the Natural Grass and Agronomic Systems Department, you will manage the Natural Grass Department and supervise its staff (4 people).

Working with Management, you will define strategy and develop the Department’s business through your network and contacts in the industry. You develop the service offering, work on key accounts (local authorities, clubs, stadiums, sports federations) and supervise the sales initiatives of the Natural Grounds Department.

Your technical expertise enables you to represent the company in technical and institutional bodies, and to keep up to date with technical, normative and regulatory developments. Internally, you propose and participate in the department’s research activities in conjunction with Group R&D.

You recommend the department’s operating expenses and investments; you manage the department, validate and maintain the technical skills of department members and ensure recruitment.

Finally, as a member of the Executive Committee, you participate in the management and active transformation of the company.

Profile

With a degree in Agronomy, you have at least 5 years’ experience in business development, selling services.

You are fluent in English, and have a good command of French if possible.

You have a first successful management experience, and you know how to adapt to lead a team of several people, in a context of organizational change.

You are willing to travel to customers and technical and institutional bodies in Europe.

Finally, you are rigorous, customer-oriented, and have strong human values.

Why join our client?

International Group with strong human values, the company has been developing high-quality products for over 30 years.

Known and recognized for its professionalism and customer focus, the company is committed to providing a tailor-made onboarding program to help you integrate into its stimulating & collaborative international environment.

Let’s get to know each other! Send us your CV and covering letter, quoting the job reference HEAD OF AGRONOMIC SYSTEM DPT, to the following address : jobs.fr@altios.com.

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