KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. With the tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for more than 160 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, potato, rapeseed and sunflowers. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods. 5.147 employees represent KWS in more than 70 countries.
Are you ready to push your potential forward and take on new challenges? Our Team Lead Plant Research (m/f/d) position at KWS SAAT SE & Co KGaA is the perfect opportunity for you to grow into your ambitions. We are seeking to recruit at the earliest opportunity a highly motivated Plant Biologist and experienced Team Leader for our facility in Einbeck (Germany). This position is on a permanent and full-time basis.
As a Team Lead Plant Research (m/f/d), you are leading a team of scientists and technicians working at the interface of basic research and trait development in different crops. As an experienced and forward-thinking Plant Biologist, you will be in charge of the team strategy, the design and/or implementation of innovative research methods and the development of new traits.
You are known to be an innovative, inspiring thinker with a proven ability to design research strategies, to challenge the status-quo, and to steer R&D programs.