Help us share our passion for seed!

We are the local subsidiary of an international seed company listed on the Japanese stock exchange, representing Sakata in sub-Saharan Africa.

Our strong values of Quality, Service and Reliability drive our passion to introduce vegetable varieties that provide nourishment for the body whereas our flower and turf varieties nourish the soul.

The Company seeks to appoint a young, energetic South African as a SEED ANALYST

Responsibilities include:

  • Testing of Vegetable, Flower and Grass Seed.
  • Testing company produced and purchased seed as well as routine testing of seed lots in stock.
  • Seed Testing Includes germination tests, physical purity tests, moisture content and seed count of all seed lots in terms of the ISTA (International Seed Testing Association) and internal company rules complies with.

 

To be considered for this opportunity, you must have:

  • A Degree in Botany or related field of study
  • Computer Literate

If you feel that you fit the profile, please send your CV and academic credentials to Monique.harris@sakata.eu

Closing date for applications 24 May 2019.

Should you not have heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.