Grower Relations Manager Jobs in Livingston, CA at Sensient Technologies
Title: Grower Relations Manager
Company: Sensient Technologies
Location: Livingston, CA
Salary: $100K – $150K*
Category: Manufacturing & Automotive
Sensient Natural Ingredients is looking for aGrower Relations Managerto be responsible for providing leadership and overall direction for the selection, development and management of a stable grower base and the delivery of raw materials in support of the Company’s business strategies and business objectives.
Our rigorous onion seed development, stringent virus-free garlic program, ground/grower selection, full control over planting/harvesting/production – we ensure integrity, transparency, and traceability beyond certifications.
Integrity, technology and creativity are at the heart of our business, and it shines through in our wide range of leading natural extract and all natural ingredients, including dehydrated vegetables, onion, garlic, chili and herbs. We continue to innovate and add products and capabilities to collaborate with customers on development of exciting new natural food and flavors, beverage and beverage flavors, and nutritional products for the future.
Directly in this position you will supervise Field Representatives that are responsible for advising growers on planting and harvesting schedules and crop management during the growing process.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, crop science or related field required
Seven to tenyears of progressively moreresponsibleexperiencein vegetable crop production
Valid through: 7/17/2020
About Sensient Technologies
Sensient Technologies is a global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors and fragrances based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Their products are used to make a diverse variety of foods and beverages, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, home and personal care products, specialty printing and imaging products, computer imaging and industrial colors. Sensient reported revenue of $1,468 million in 2013. Subdivisions include the Sensient Flavors & Fragrances Group and the Sensient Color Group. Within the Flavors & Fragrances Group is Sensient Natural Ingredients. Sensient Technologies was founded in 1882 as Meadow Springs Distilling Company. In the late 19th century, the company changed its name to National Distilling Company. By 1919 the company was threatened by prohibition but by then it had created a business selling yeast under the Red Star Yeast brand. Accordingly, the company changed its name to Red Star Yeast and Products Company. By the 1960s, the company had become a highly diversified food company and changed its name again to Universal Foods Corporation. In 1977 the company listed its stock on the New York Stock Exchange(SXT).