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Corn Seed Product Manager in Downers Grove, IL

Syngenta

Downers Grove, IL 60515
4w ago
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specialty:

Brand Marketing & Management

experience:

5 - 7 years

Job Description

As the Product Manager of Golden Harvest Corn, you will be responsible for leading the development of the Seed Production Plan. You will have oversight over the introduction, lifecycle, volume and exit of each corn product in the Golden Harvest portfolio. You will align product advancements and supply plans, trials and product pricing strategies. You will help develop product information for our Sales teams when introducing new products in the marketplace. You will train the field Sales teams, thereby identifying product gaps and strengths to elevate the product plan. As the Product Manager of Golden Harvest Corn, you will serve as the internal and external the Ambassador for the Golden Harvest corn product line.

Accountabilities:

  • Creation of corn product positioning and messaging
  • Execution of a product count plan while driving inventory to target
  • Execution of product strategy and tactics to meet the business and financial ob
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Valid through: 2020-3-17

About Syngenta

Syngenta AG is a global Swiss agribusiness that produces agrochemicals and seeds. As a biotechnology company, it conducts genomic research. It was formed in 2000 by the merger of Novartis Agribusiness and Zeneca Agrochemicals. As of 2014[update] Syngenta was the world’s largest crop chemical producer, strongest in Europe. As of 2009[update] it ranked third in seeds and biotechnology sales. Sales in 2015 were approximately US$13.4 billion, over half of which were in emerging markets. Based in Basel, Switzerland, Syngenta was formed in 2000 by the merger of Novartis Agribusiness and Zeneca Agrochemicals. Its roots are considerably older. Novartis was formed of the 1996 merger of the three Swiss companies: Geigy, which has roots back to 1758; Sandoz Laboratories which was founded in 1876;[citation needed] and Ciba, founded in 1884. Ciba and Geigy had merged in 1971 and had concentrated mainly on crop protection in its agro division,[citation needed] Sandoz more on seeds.[citation needed]
Total Jobs:
24
Total Experts:
4
Average Pay:
$131,666
Total value of jobs:
$5,530,000
% Masters:
47%
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