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Agronomist specialist in edible market - Canada
Premier Tech Horticulture

  • Position: Agronomist specialist in edible market
  • Place: Rivière-du-Loup
  • Status: Permanent
  • File #: ARSG-02
Premier Tech Horticulture is one of North America’s leaders regarding production and distribution of peat-moss based growing medium. To support our constant growth, we are looking for an Agronomist specialist in edible market who will ensure our commercial success, more precisely, in the greenhouse edible growing market. If you are motivated to join a new team and put your knowledge to use in a promising market, this could be your new challenge!

You will have a key role in the team! Not only will you be responsible for analyzing the market and implementing commercial strategies for our different products, but you will also need to share the information you gather on the field to our different internal teams. Our goal is to offer our customers competitive, quality, value-added products that suit their needs.

More details on the role you will play:
  • You will have to capture the greenhouse edible growing market and gain knowledge about it. To do so, you will ensure a technological and commercial watch, visit customers and participate in business events and trade shows;
  • You will play an influential role as you will be the link between the market’s specific needs, the existing and future products and the internal teams (sales, marketing, research and development, grower services);
  • You will work closely with the marketing team to establish marketing plans and products launch strategies;
  • You will be responsible for product positioning and communications customized for the target audience;
  • You will support the sales team with training on added value products and coordinate tools development;
  • You will contribute to stimulate demand for our products with commercial strategies and marketing programs. Your knowledge on major players in the market, competition, our collaborators and partners will be of important value.
Do you have what we are looking for?
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in the horticulture, agriculture or agri-food industry (or other related markets);
  • Available to travel approximately 25% of the time (Canada and USA);
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, in French and in English;
  • Knowledge in product launch and business strategy, an important asset;
  • Analytical thinking, perseverence and autonomy .

Premier Tech (PT), it’s more than 90 years of passion, with over 3,600 team members in 24 countries. That’s right, team members, not employees. Through the teamwork of our three groups (Horticulture and Agriculture, Industrial Equipment, Environmental Technologies), we keep growing, all around the world. We are intrapreneurs* at heart. We constantly challenge the status quo in order to push our limits. We are not afraid of taking calculated risks, never shying away from our mistakes along the way. Dedicated to always learn from our actions, we seize all growth opportunities, even the painful ones, sharing with each other the knowledge of our successes (which we always celebrate!) and failures. All together, we are deeply committed to excel at what we do… We are the Premier Tech team.

3,600 Team members   24 Countries   41 Plants
C$675M Sales 10.5% Annual growth—Since 25 years

* Intrapreneur [noun]: a professional building a business from the inside out, contributing to a culture that creates value.


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