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Research Agronomist

Job Id:  1700

Guanajuato, Distrito Federal, Mexico

Department:  R&D- MARKETING
Function:  Regulatory, Research and Development
Employee Type:  Permanent Full Time
Seniority Level:  Executive

About UPL

UPL is a leader in global food systems and with the acquisition of Arysta LifeScience, is now one of the top 5 agricultural solutions companies worldwide. With revenue of US$5 billion, UPL has presence in 130 countries. With market access to 90 percent of world’s food basket and focused on high-growth regions, UPL represents a compelling value proposition for growers, distributors, suppliers and innovation partners in a consolidating market. UPL offers an integrated portfolio of both patented and post-patent agricultural solutions for various arable and specialty crops, including biological, crop protection, seed treatment and post-harvest solutions covering the entire crop value chain.

Research Agronomist 

Main Objective of the Role:

To execute research activities at the Station as directed by the Station manager in Abasolo Mexico that will be part of the ARDS Network around the Globe



Main Responsabilities:



1.Work with the Station manager in order to ensure the cost-effective execution of research activities at the Station, providing recommendations for the purchase of needed equipment.
2. Accountable for the effective execution and coordination of all research activities in your area of operations. Ensuring that high quality trials are implemented, maintained, assessed and the resulting data reported to stake-holders in a timely and efficient manner.
3.Preparing protocols, discussing and gaining input from stake-holders, reporting and archiving.
4.Contributing to screening and development meetings and discussions, in particular in the form of data summaries and technical leadership.
5.Staying up-to-date with and working within relevant field methodologies, including where appropriate EPPO and country testing guidelines.
6.Within your area of operations, staying up-to-date with developments in agricultural best practices and acting as a point of contact for any technical queries
7.Actively participate and contribute to the growth of UPLs Intellectual Property (IP) / patent portfolio.
8.Ensure that technical know-how on products and technologies is maintained internally and effectively transferred to concerned departments.


10 years of experience
Fluent english & spanish
Leadership management
Location:Abasolo-Guanajuato MX
Specialized in one category
Strong knowledge in crops and temporalities
phytopathological diagnosis knowledge
MS Office
Use and application of ARM software packages, including at least ARM and ARM ST.
Data Management
Field Knowledge

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