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Location:
Home based
Type:
Permanent
Closing Date:
09 Mar 2020

Technical Manager Russia & Central Eastern Europe

The Role & Key Responsibilities

AB Vista is an animal nutrition technology company offering pioneering products and technical services to the global animal feed industry. With its headquarters in the UK, the company employs over 200 staff globally and has support offices worldwide.

 

Due to continuous growth in our sales our EMEA Commercial team is growing and is now looking to offer further technical support to our key customers and distributors across the region, with emphasis on Russian speaking countries and Central Eastern Europe. This role will see that you work closely with Business Managers responsible for the territory as well as other members of the wider EMEA technical team to plan and deliver technical support that achieves and maintains sales.

 

Your role will focus on working with customers to improve the way our products are used but will also involve supporting product evaluations and development trials with key customers and research institutes to provide our customers with reliable information to assist in making science driven choices. To do this,you will need to be able to develop and maintain relationships with key customers and other stakeholders in the animal feed industry and become known as a reliable reference point. You will need to keep up to date with external practices providing feedback on market developments and customer needs to steer innovative research and development.

 

Your role will be pivotal to raise the profile of AB Vista in the region through participating in conferences and publishing practical articles for international and local magazines.

 

Skills & Experience
 

*Fluency in Russian and English

*A good understanding of feed and livestock industries, with some experience in commercial animal nutrition, with strong focus on pig nutrition

*Innovative and capable of broad thinking but with a practical edge that gets things done

*Organised, flexible, self-motivated and ambitious

*Good communication, time management and interpersonal skills

*Degree in animal nutrition and/or experience in applying nutritional knowledge in feed or feed ingredients

 

Location:

Homebased, flexible within Europe but convenient for international travel.Competitive benefit and salary package.

Forfurther information please contact the Technical Director EMEA: rob.tendoeschate@abvista.com

About The Company

AB Vista is an animal nutrition technology business offering pioneering products and technical services to the global animal feed industry. Headquartered in the UK, the company employs 190 people across a worldwide network of offices and laboratories. AB Vista is part of AB Agri, an animal nutrition and agricultural services business, part of Associated British Foods plc. For more information please go to www.abvista.com.

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