Regional Director Corn Central Europe (m/f/d)

We are looking to recruit a Regional Director for our Business Unit Corn Europe (m/f/d). You will be responsible for our growing operations in the region Central Europe and integrate our leadership team at the headquarters in Einbeck (Lower Saxony/ Germany).

Your tasks:

  • Drive the growth in the region, accountable for the P&L of the Business Unit in the respective countries (PL, CZ, SK, BY, LT, LV).
  • Participate in the design and implement the strategy for sales and marketing for the region.
  • Lead the country managers from the different subsidiaries, putting special attention on the development of their respective teams.
  • Steer the life cycle of the varieties, integrating the country-specific know-how and aligning the market needs with the breeding objectives.
  • Oversee the seed multiplication activities within the region.

Your profile:

  • Customer oriented (external/internal), strong communication and intercultural skills.
  • Strategic, able to see the whole picture and derive meaningful conclusions.
  • Agile and accountable, proactive and full of motivation.
  • Collaborative and focused in talent development.
  • University degree (M.Sc. or equivalent) in agricultural sciences/agricultural economics or economics with agricultural background/ interest.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant working experience including leadership roles.
  • Agricultural and business management knowledge, professional experience in international sales, know-how in seed business preferable.
  • Fluent English skills written and spoken, further language(s) of advantage.

Interested? Then please apply here.

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KWS Berlin GmbH
Human Resources, Anna M. Godek
Potsdamer Platz 8; 10117 Berlin, Germany
About KWS:
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. For more information: Follow us on LinkedIn® at
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ID: 3789873   Datum zveřejnění: 18.10.2019