Genus is an agricultural biotechnology pioneer. We are a global FTSE 250 company, headquartered in the UK, and listed on the London Stock Exchange. Genus PLC has a presence in over 70 countries and a global workforce of over 3,000 employees and growing. We are a worldwide leader in porcine and bovine animal genetics, partnering with farmers to transform how we nourish the world – a mission that is important to a sustainable future.
Food consumption is expected to rise by 60% in the next 20 years. Our challenge is to affordably and sustainably meet that escalating demand while global resources diminish. Our vision is clear: Pioneering animal genetic improvement to help nourish the world.
Are you looking for an opportunity to use your knowledge of the UK agriculture and dairy sector to help farmers achieve genetic goals within their herd? Then join Genus ABS' Genetic Services team on a full-time permanent basis. The role reports directly to the Genetics Services Manager. It will enable you to work both on-farm and from your home to add value to the business in tactical and strategic ways.
The role of the Genetic Services Specialist uses Genus ABS leading solutions, including; GENEadvance®, Genetic Management System® (GMS®), HYVIG™ and Sexcel® and Beef InFocus™ strategies, to train and develop knowledge in the Genus ABS team and enhance customer competencies. You will work 50% remote and 50% directly on-farm to execute tools and concepts with customers in this role. As the Genetic Service Specialist representing Genus ABS in the North of England and Scotland, you will anticipate customer demands, emerging trends and value association within the region.
Job title: Genetic Services Specialist | Hours: Full-time | Contract: Permanent | Location: Dumfries, Galloway, Carlisle or anywhere in Northern England or Scotland if you are able and willing to travel frequently
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