Product Manager - Germany

Are you ready to manage a product portfolio of grasses and clover for agriculture and pro-turf market in Germany and offer technical support to our sales team? Would you like to work in a challenging and dynamic environment with a global market leader with leading edge research and international scope?
DLF offers a position at our German office in Hannover where you will become the grass expert. You will be responsible for managing and developing our grass seed portfolio for the local market. English in speech and writing is essential. You must be prepared to travel 30 days a year.

The job
You are technically responsible for the product portfolio of forage and turf grasses for Germany:​

  • Optimization of the product portfolio by evaluation of experimental data from our industry leading pipeline, to advice and guide decisions on portfolio development
  • Follow and support official trials and evaluate results

You support the development of marketing and sales strategies of the forage grass and turf product group for the D/AT markets. This includes:

  • Prepare marketing material for the local market
  • Offer product advice for sales team and customers
  • Product presentations for customers

To successfully carry out the task you will work in close cooperation with our international team of product managers located across Europe and with our R&D-department. On a daily basis you refer to the Director of the German office.

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed your studies in the field of agricultural sciences or landscape and horticulture, focusing on green keeping, or have comparable knowledge acquired in practice
  • You have a passion for grass and/or grassland and possible already knowledge within the field

We are looking for a responsible person with a high level of initiative, confidence and communication skills. Experience in market analysis, portfolio management and strategic management is desirable, and it is important that you are motivated to travel internationally and to have customer contact.

What we offer

  • A varied, versatile, and independent job in an internationally oriented field of activity
  • An entrepreneurial corporate culture
  • An open and motivating working atmosphere as part of a dynamic team

Please send your application and a CV describing your relevant professional experience and qualifications to hr@dlf.com with “Product Manager Germany” in the subject line. The interview process will start ASAP.