Syngenta Trial Officer, Vege, North in Vietnam

About Syngenta:

Syngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown. We are committed to rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.

About This Job:

  • Executes all Vegetable Seeds product Trialing activities (late development phase) for a vegetable crop group at her/his Geography

  • The Trial Officer is responsible for on a geography level the late development and pre-commercial (PLC5, PLC6 stages) evaluation of vegetable seeds precommercial product pipeline

  • TOs are responsible for collecting trial data and providing product advancement recommendatios to Senior Trial Officer (STO) / Market Trialing Lead.

  • The TOs are the contributors in the whole product advancement decision process.

  • Market Trialing team provide data based territory advancement and positioning (pre HPC documents, technical positioning proposals) for our new vegetables seeds products.


  • Responsible for executing the agreed trial plan for her/his crop group at Geography level based upon the guidance from Senior Trial Officer or Market Trialing Lead.

  • Collecting trial results of her/his crop and analyze them with the necessary scientific methods to provide product advancement and positioning proposals for Territory Product Managers and Regional Portfolio Managers to support their business decisions on NPIs

  • Responsible for monitoring the trials in her/his crop within a Geography, working with growers/Operations personnel to ensure the execution, data collection and quality

  • Responsible for trial execution and data collection in a geography in her/his crop group

  • Connect with all relevant functions in the product development cycle and communicate proactively with them: Breeding, Marketing/Sales, Technical Support, Sample Coordination, Regulatory

  • BSc/MSc in Horticulture or in Agriculture with relevant crop related work experiences (threshold is 1-3 years dependent from the scope of the previous job).

  • Deep technical knowledge about the particular Veg crop group

  • Knowledge about the trial design and theory, principles of statistical data analysis

  • Comprehensive market knowledge about the crop group (market demand, competitors, trends, across geographies view, regional differences etc.)

  • Developed analytical skills and mindset

  • Developed influencing skills

  • Working experience in multicultural environment

  • Good command of English
    Additional information:

  • Full time/ Permanent

  • Location: Red River Delta, Vietnam

Job: *Biological Assessment

Title: Trial Officer, Vege, North

Location: Vietnam

Requisition ID: 1801696