Syngenta Asset Manager Corn in Moscow, Russia

About Syngenta

As global demand for food and fuel continues to rise, we are dedicated to our purpose: Bringing plant potential to life. Syngenta is one of the world’s leading companies with more than 28,000 employees in over 90 countries. We work in a collaborative an inspiring culture where personal contribution is rewarded and growth and development are at the heart of our culture. Through our world-class science, global reach and commitment to working with our customers, we help to increase crop productivity, protect the environment and improve health and quality of life. There’s never been a more important time to join Syngenta.

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Role purpose

• Ensure execution of the product strategy and tactics to meet the business and financial objectives • Build and drive branding strategy for product portfolio • Manage actively Product Life Cycle to ensure proper execution on each stage from idea evaluation to phase out • Ensure pricing positioning is value maximizing and establish pricing corridors for the responsible brands • Develop appropriate indication Product Life Cycle footprint to enable the final selection before registration and development of new SYT products


• Develop and drive Portfolio Strategy on territory level agreed with HQ, identify, develop and prioritize new value segments, prepare Strategic Marketing Sector (SMS) plan • Provide CUs mid-term market analysis, planning and communication to relevant stakeholders through key elements of product Portfolio Life Cycle delivery (Portfolio Reviews, Brand Plans, etc.) • Define portfolio gaps and requirements and develop business cases for new ideas and potential solutions (including in-licensing 3-rd party products) by indications for the territory • Provide effective product selection for promotion to registration by PIF-PAF preparation, registration proposals, requirements for application etc. • Lead TLP process, complete technical positioning and accomplish Technical Profile for new products (based on R&D data) in order to ensure knowledge transfer from territory to CUs • Provide marketing and pricing positioning and campaign concepts for NPI to Crop Campaign Team • Prepare Sales Budget including targets and forecast products (Range Requests) • Manage actively interfaces between R&D, R&R, CU Marketing and other involved functions • Provide strategic guidance of the territory to Crop Campaign Management in all CUs and agree high level tactics to ensure brand strategy implementation • Analyze profitability, provide guidelines & templates for product strategy & Portfolio Reviews btw Territory & CU • Support all strategic & operational processes btw AT & IT (SPP, End-to-End Seeds, PPD, HPC, etc.) • Approve SmartPlan & Crop Allocation data (entered by CU Crop Campaign Managers) • Propose campaigns and participate in campaign teams at CU level • Participate in internal meetings (RLT, Campaign launches) and trainings (cross-product by Tech. Support, etc.) with CU Sales & Marketing teams: 10% of time • Participate and present in grower & influencer related meetings, seminars, etc.: 5% of time

Knowledge, experience & capabilities

Critical Knowledge:

• Deep knowledge of brand management and marketing • Technical products knowledge • Understanding of agricultural market customer needs and trends • Understanding of key stages and principles of product life cycle • Understanding of the seed industry, crop protection, seed care, and on the farm activities

Critical Skills:

• Min. 5 years of experience working in the agricultural industry • Knowledge and 3–5 year experience in portfolio management • Experience in the application of crop agronomics and technologies and their contribution to the financial drivers of a grower’s business • Demonstrated capability in agronomy excellence and applying capabilities to support commer-cial operations • Based analytical and project management skills • Market and financial modelling • Strong verbal and written English

Behaviours - Critical capabilities for the role:

• Excellent networking capabilities • Strategic thinking • Good communication and presentation skills • Good influencing and negotiation skills • Flexibility • Transparent work style • Creative thinking • Ability to work with multiple tasks, cross functions

HSE Critical capabilities for the role:

• Complete the work processes according to the Syngenta HSE Politics and Standards safety and environmental policy

/If you are a Russian Citizen and are interested in this position to express your interest in working with Syngenta, please contact the Syngenta Talent Acquisition (STA) Team via e-mail (please put the position name in the subject).


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Job: *Marketing

Title: Asset Manager Corn

Location: RUS-Moscow-Moscow

Requisition ID: 1603268

Other Locations: UKR-Kiev-Kiev