Vacature Product Development Engineer, SESVanderHave


Tienen 80% - Travel 20%.


Globally SESVanderHave is the market leader specialising in all aspects of sugar beet breeding, production and development. Success is built on Trials and Research. Worldwide SESVanderHave sells 360 varieties of seeds in over 50 countries and each variety represents a customized solution to the needs of a specific sugar beet market. To achieve this, SESVanderHave has a network of businesses and local agents all over the world. Three high-tech, state-of-the-art factories process the majority of the seeds. With 18% of their annual turnover invested in R&D, SESVanderHave guarantee current and future customised sugar beet solutions to deliver ever higher yields. Most important of these projects is situated in the field of herbicide tolerant sugar beet technologies, conducting to sustainable agriculture. Due to their ongoing success on this project, SESVanderHave is currently looking for a Product Development Engineer.

Functie omschrijving - Product Development Engineer, SESVanderHave

Lead technical advice for product launch throughout Europe

  • Develop, implement and supervise the field trials.
  • Initiate and manage the processes for the technical communication (e.g. leaflets and international conferences).
  • Assist key accounts (sugar industries and agricultural distributors) with technical knowledge.
  • Contribute to coordination of the new products’ strategies by assisting the local teams in their sales & marketing actions.
  • Validate with your peers the marketing plans of the subsidiaries.
  • Work closely with stakeholders and partners throughout project lifecycles.
  • As a Product Development Engineer you report to the Global Market Analysis Manager.

Functie eisen - Product Development Engineer, SESVanderHave

Coordinator, open-minded and proactive


  • Master of Bioengineering, Agronomy or Agriculture related science.
  • Couple of years of experience in the world of Seed, Crop Protection or Fertilizing.
  • You are fluent in English and in French or Dutch, the knowledge of German is an asset.


  • Able to manage and prioritize multiple projects.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Flexible and customer and market-oriented.
  • You can adapt in a multicultural environment and have strong organizational, analytical skills.


  • Attractive remuneration and extra-legal package.
  • Challenging and diversified responsibilities.
  • An innovative a dynamic environment based on respect and growth on personal level.
  • Easy communication on all levels inside and outside the company.
  • SESVanderHave offers an environment where you get all freedom to deploy yourself in technical aspects, but also on the level of soft skills.

Interesse in Product Development Engineer, SESVanderHave?

SESVanderHave has outsourced the recruitment and selection for above mentioned position exclusively to CeresRecruitment.
You can send your application only through
For further information, please contact Nathalie Fossier +32 (0)483 07 77 82.
Comprehensive information regarding the company can be found at
A personality questionnaire will be part of the recruitment process.

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