Technical Manager Discovery Fungicide Biology
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Newark, DE 19702
FMC Corporation is a leading specialty company focused on agricultural technologies. FMC provides innovative and cost-effective solutions to enhance crop yield and quality by controlling a broad spectrum of insects, weeds and disease, as well as in non-agricultural markets for pest control.
FMC is a globally diverse organization that offers its employees exciting opportunities to work on challenging projects that are important to the achievement of our strategic objectives. Your education and professional experience are valued and put to use from day one. Your success at completing key initiatives can result in a varied, progressive and fulfilling career with FMC.
With a corporate culture of innovation, integrity, responsibility and customer intimacy, we foster The Right Chemistry in everything we do. We are looking for people to join us in creating, developing, and improving our products, our processes, and our markets. If you are ready to make a difference every day, FMC is ready to talk to you.
The Discovery Fungicide Manager position requires technical, personnel and administrative management of biological scientists and technicians whose mission is to discover new fungicide active ingredients qualified for commercial development. The scientists reporting to the Discovery Fungicide Manager include B.S., M.S. and Ph.D plant pathologists , scientists and plant biologists. The Discovery Fungicide Manager prioritizes projects and resources and participates in technical discussions and decisions involving greenhouse and field biology, chemical structure-activity relationships, mode of action studies and analyses of environmental properties of experimental compounds. He/She is responsible for technical coaching of the team, setting personal and group objectives and performance appraisal and salary administration of the individuals in the organization. He/She will also produce and implement personal development plans for each member of the team. The incumbent for this position reports to the Research Director of Discovery Biology, would be part of discovery leadership team and is responsible for providing updates on Fungicide Discovery activities and progress to other parts of the R&D organization including Sr. Management
- Ability to communicate to a wide variety of internal and external audiences in a way that promotes understanding and builds relationships
At FMC, diversity and inclusion are in our DNA. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to creating an inclusive workplace where all employees can thrive regardless of race, gender, sex, pregnancy, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, color, age, religion or religious creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. FMC also supports employee participation in company employee resource groups that celebrate the diverse backgrounds of our workforce by providing communities for employees to connect with each other and raise awareness throughout FMC.
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