Are you a graduate looking for an exciting opportunity in arable crop breeding research? East Mids

I am looking for an ambitious, technically minded graduate who is looking to pursue a diverse career in arable research on behalf of a global leading arable business.

Providing unparalleled training and career development, vacancies in this stimulating business do not come up often. Working closely with the Senior Breeder you will be heavily involved with the dynamic breeding programs carried out to develop their latest varieties.

You tasks will involve but are not limited to:

  • Implementing and developing oilseed breeding programs.
  • Working on innovative hybrid crossing, generation development and seed production.
  • Carrying out all field trials, operating sowing machines, combine harvesters and maintaining excellent plant husbandry.
  • Maintaining all relevant documentation and data to a high standard.
  • Overseeing casual labour.

You will need:

  • A relevant degree at BSc or above, candidates with a plant genetics understanding would be of particular interest.
  • An understanding of plant breeding, ideally with experience in implementing research.
  • Excellent IT skills, particularly MS Office.
  • Experience in field/glasshouse studies.

Opportunities like this do not come up often, you will be rewarded with an excellent remuneration package and exceptional career development.

To apply: please call Lauren Holloway on 01885 485527 or email an up-to-date copy of your CV (In Word Format) to

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