The SynTech Research Group in Spain is seeking a Project Manager Phenotyping Expert.

Key Position Summary
  • Responsible for the planning, managing and reporting, of research and development projects/ programs to determine the effectiveness of BioSolutions compounds, agrochemicals and seeds/traits for SynTech Research’s sponsors/clients.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plan research and development programs designed to assess the potential, or further the understanding, of a BioSolutions product, an agrochemical or seed variety. This includes understanding sponsors’ objectives and requirements, design of trials protocols (treatments, rates, replications) and programs (trials numbers, locations), organizing availability of experimental and reference product samples, specifying reporting formats and timing in consultation with regional program/project leaders or country trials managers.
  • Manage the implementation of programs. Monitor trials progress through project leaders, trials managers or trialists and react to deviations including liaison with sponsors.
  • Provide technical direction to field, lab and greenhouse support personnel in order to ensure quality work and timely completion of projects.
  • Assess results of field studies against project/program objectives agreed with the sponsor, and providing analyses and conclusions, as required.
  • Communicate and submit findings to the sponsor, as needed in reaction to findings, and/or in line with timescales agreed in the contract.
  • Keep abreast of new developments in the BioSolutions, agrochemicals and the entire Biotech Industry as they relate to the job holder’s expertise. Provide information to potential customers about SynTech’s capabilities as required in meetings with sponsors, conferences etc.

Qualifications/Education/Experience/Soft Skills requirements:

Required:

  • Education in applied biological sciences with related work experience (3-5 years), preferably in commercial research and development.
  • Well-developed program/project management skills.
  • Good influencing and communication skills.
  • Advanced English skills.
  • Excellent PC skills.
  • Autonomy /making decisions ability.

Plus:

  • ARM highly valuable
  • Interest/background in image processing technology.
  • Located in Valencia area. 

Physical Demands:

  • Hybrid role (partially remote)

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Location: Valencia, Spain/ Hybrid role partially home office based
Duration: Full time permanent
Salary: TBA dependant on qualifications and experience
Contact: Please, forward your resume to jmontero@syntechresearch.es (Ref. PM Phenotyping 2022)
Closing date: 24th Apr 2022
Ref: 09/22