Phytoform's mission is to deliver novel genetic crop solutions that radically improve the sustainability of the agricultural industry. Our game-changing platform can discover and implement new crop traits in timescales measured in months rather than decades. Our platform combines the power of cutting edge AI and novel genome editing technologies to understand and precisely edit plant DNA. Our multi-disciplinary team is driven by our commitment to deliver real world value to the food supply chain, from seed to consumers. Phytoform is a growing seed-stage company funded by world-class investors.
We are seeking a highly experienced and motivated US-based Crop Trait Licensing executive to lead the commercialization of our next generation products. You will work closely with the founders as a critical member of the management team to build and execute our commercial go to market strategy. This will include expanding markets for existing genetic trait assets, identifying new markets and providing feedback to our technical team on future products. Your strategic mindset, established network, exceptional negotiation skills and deep understanding of the agricultural industry will be instrumental in maximizing the value of our crop trait products.
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Job Type: Full-time, permanent position.
This is a US-based remote role, working in conjunction with our main headquarters in the UK.
Phytoform is a US-UK company working on improving crop varieties with the help of new breeding technologies and artificial intelligence. We are a multidisciplinary team looking to enhance crop species to be in pair with a sustainable future. We are at a pivotal time in the agri-tech industry where the projects developed today in this sector will define the world of tomorrow. The company is currently in the seeding stage with exciting growth plans over the next few years and is looking for a dedicated Research Technician to join our technical support team.
If you are looking for a fast-paced environment, new challenges and like working with a multidisciplinary team, then this job is for you. You will be responsible for maintenance of non-sterile and sterile plant material in a range of growth environments, media & laboratory consumables preparation for the wet-lab and on occasion perform molecular work. If you have previously been part of an academic or industry team, but now would like to work in a start-up environment then you would be a great fit.
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What we offer