Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Trial Officer (Vegetable division - 12 months contract)

Your tasks and responsibilities

Job summary:

We are seeking a motivated Trial Officer for 12 months contract. This position is located in Budapest.


TO, Central-Europe works together with MDRs, Central Europe as contributor of bottom up and top down product and solution development accordingly to the market targets for achieving advanced corporate business results in Central Europe. The TO is in charge to obtain qualitative and quantitative data necessary for advancement of varieties in local markets.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Alignment to the relevant product development and business strategy

  • Identification of potential products of the pipeline together with MDR, targeting the local customer needs

  • Intensive communication and exchange of information with MDR, R&D, Marketing and Sales.

  • Build and maintain good relationship with growers or/and distributors

  • Knowledge of input materials from R&D

  • Trial planning together with MDR

  • Trial plan alignment with MDR and MD Crop Leads

  • Trial seed forecasting with co-ordination of MDR

  • Trial design and set up (following sowing and transplanting) with coordination of MDR

  • Trial follow up

  • Follow up trail harvests and record trial data

  • Prepare data input for MDR and Local Portfolio Meetings.

  • Use of adequate digital tools

Who you are

Required Skills/Experience:

  • BSc or MSc or equivalent in Agronomy

  • Work experience in vegetable or agricultural industry is preferred

  • Dynamic and enthusiastic person

  • Able to work in a team within the department and cross-functionally as well

  • Proactivity in task definition and able to work on his own initiative

  • Solution orientation

  • Strong in planning, time management and prioritization

  • Good communication skills

  • Flexible approach to travel frequently inland and abroad

  • Knowledge in tomato, pepper, cucumber is appreciated

  • Medium level in use of MS Office

  • Driving license (B – Motor vehicles)

  • Native speaker in Hungarian or Romanian or Serb-Croatian and fluency in English (CEFR: B - Independent user) 

Who is Bayer?

Bayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto’s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer’s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We’re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.


Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.




Bayer welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, union membership, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination. 

Country: Hungary
Location: Budapest
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