We invite applications from dynamic, self-disciplined candidates who meet the following minimum criteria:
•BSc Honours majoring in Plant Breeding / Genetics. (MSc or PhD in Genetics / Plant Breeding related disciplines an added advantage)
•At least 5 years’ experience in managing field or vegetable crop breeding programmes.
•In depth working knowledge of horticulture, agronomy, genetics, pathology, statistics, physiology and molecular genetics.
•You must also have experience and capabilities to lead and develop others, combined with advanced communication, interpersonal and relationship skills.
The successful candidate must reside in the area or be willing to relocate.