The colleagues of the sales department for Africa, Middle East and SAARC are responsible for the development of the vegetable seed market of Bejo Zaden. In this fast developing area we work through several Bejo daughter companies and dedicated distributors. In 2017 we opened Bejo Seeds India LTD company, established in Bangalore.India is one of the biggest vegetable seed markets with huge potential for Bejo Zaden. We are looking for a motivated and adventurous student to keep track on the Bejo variety trials in the Punjab area.
Internship period: January 2020 to April 2020 (fulltime)
As an intern you will guide the Bejo vegetable trials on short day tropical onion and carrot varieties. During your internship you are going to visit growers in the region for technical growing advise and support. Furthermore you are a sparring partner on high tech onion/carrot storage and will promote Bejo as a seed supplier. You will make reports on market developments such as prices of seeds, vegetable product and competitor varieties. At the end of your internship you provide a marketing plan and a trial result report to present to Bejo Zaden and Bejo India. The internship period can be extended in consultation.
- You are studying HBO Bachelor (agricultural direction)
- Practical experience in, and ‘feeling’ for vegetable farming
- Minimum age 18 years
- Open minded and adventurous person
- Feeling for different cultures
- Drive to work internationally
- Know-how of vegetable storage and handling is a plus
- Fluent in English, both verbal and written
- Independent internship opportunity with room for own ideas and development
- Gaining experience in working in an international oriented setting
- Housing and international travel accommodated
- Opportunity to explore and enjoy India’s culture and heritage
For more information, please contact Rien van Bruchem, Area Crop Manager, telephone number
0226-396162 or mail R.vanBruchem@bejo.nl.
Further information regarding our company can be obtained by visiting our website bejo.nl.
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