DuPont Market Development Specialist- Western, CA in Saskatchewan, Canada

Market Development Specialist- Western, CA (Job Number: 195864W-01)


Seeking a new and challenging opportunity to further enhance your career? Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ has an exciting opportunity for a Market Development Specialist.The Market Development Specialist, is an integral member of the Seed Applied Technology (SAT) Team reporting to the Category Leader and is accountable for developing commercial expansion of Corteva Agricience’s exciting and expanding seed treatment portfolio. The Market Development Specialist will work with marketing, other account managers and Technical Sales to build value and market adoption at all levels of the business from seed company and distributor partners to the farmer.

What do we expect from you?

  • Accountmanagement lead developing market opportunities for new seed applied technologyproducts with seed brands and retails in canola, soybean, corn and wheat

  • Coordinatebusiness development opportunities with key 3rd party seed company stakeholders(marketing, agronomy sales & business management), moving through thepurchase funnel from prospecting to commitment and product support.

  • Primarycontact with the appropriate balance of face to face and remote contact toeffectively develop confidence in Corteva’s brands and support partners withleading seed applied technology products

  • Responsiblefor product knowledge transfer, business and technical application support tointernal & external seed brands

  • Developand execute tactics and contact plan coordinated with overall account plan andaligned to category strategy

  • Collaboratewith internal sales teams and agronomist to convert SAT marketing plans andcustomer insights into territory level plans tailored to Corteva seed brands,3rd party seed partners or distribution partners focussed on delivering thebest seed applied technology solutions to farmers

  • Workwith Canadian Technical Agronomist, Product Manager and 3rd party technical andmarketing teams to develop and tour field testing sights as a key element ofthe strategic account plan

  • Contributeto forecasting & business process support for the SAT portfolio

  • Effectivelyco-ordinate with members of the Canadian SAT & business services team toadvance business relationship, contracts & negotiations and agronomic andapplication support to deliver industry leading seed partner partnerships

  • Travelrequired, 20 - 50% depending on time of the year


What do we need from you?

  • Degreein Marketing and/or Agricultural Science

  • Min7-10 years relevant sales and / or marketing experience

  • Knowledgeof existing local seed and seed treatment markets and products

  • Experiencein Account Management & market development with the demonstrated ability todevelop productive business relationships within all functions of anorganization

  • Understandingof business strategy and demonstrated ability to translate strategy into businessopportunities

  • Abilityto manage stakeholders across multiple functions within organization

  • Stronginterpersonal, collaboration and organizational skills.

  • Goodanalytical and problem-solving abilities

  • Excellentpresentation & communication skills (including proficiency in Excel,Powerpoint & Word)

We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience™ is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and DowAgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system.

At Corteva Agriscience™, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.

Primary Location: NA-Canada-Saskatchewan-Non Office Based (City)

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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