Head, Global Quality Control Vegetable Seeds
Type : Permanent / Temporary
Inthis role you will lead the global quality testing and development functionswithin Vegetable Seeds, to deliver accurate quality testing and align withbusiness priorities and customer needs.
The HeadGlobal Quality Control establishes consistent practices and protocols alignedto the needs of vegetables seeds customers and in line with industry standardsand phytosanitary requirements.
With Customer focusand efficiency, He / She will be transforming our current global seed testingfootprint into a fit for purpose organization that meets current and futureneeds to grow from 650Million to a 1 Billion USD market.
ByChampioning excellence you will be the frontrunner for development andimplementation of state of the art testing protocols and methods and ensuring thenecessary accreditations are established and maintained to support businesssustainability and growth.
Thehead operates globally integrated systems and processes to guide production,commercial and Operating Units objectives, and to facilitate strategicimprovement programs.
In order to succeed you’ll continuously stay abreast oflatest phytosanitary issues and rules pertaining to seed testing and seedmovement to ensure we can test and move our seeds to meet the needs of thebusiness and our customers.
To succeed in this highly challenging position, you must have a (post) master degree in Agronomy, Pathology and or Seed Technology with a minimum of 10 years of work experience in a Vegetables seeds quality environment.
The ideal candidate has a track record in managing organizational and operational change and proven command of vegetable seed testing issues and phytosanitary rules and regulations.
Furthermore you must be fluent in English and knowledge of Dutch is considered a big plus.
Your Chance! If you recognize yourself in the profile and would like to apply for this position, please upload your resume and motivation letter at If you would like to have more information about this vacancy please contact our recruiter Arjen Mol by phone on (+31) 62257 4332 or at