Product Development Officer at Saro Agro Sciences Limited - APPLY NOW!

Product Development Officer at Saro Agro Sciences Limited – APPLY NOW!

Saro Agrosciences Limited

Product Development Officer at Saro Agro Sciences Limited – APPLY NOW!

Job Title: Product Development Officer

Company: Saro Agro Sciences Limited

Location: Lagos

Saro Agro Sciences Limited is the leader in the Nigerian Crop Protection Industry. We are a wholly indigenous company, committed to the provision of dependable solutions to crop production problems in a distinctive, rewarding and responsible way. We have our Head Office located in Ibadan and offices across Nigeria as well as in the West and Central African countries.

Job Summary

The Product Development Officer – is responsible for the Technical & Regulatory function of Innovation Units. He/She will establish field trials for new products, supervision and monitoring all on-going trials across locations, evaluate trial results in a clear manner and in line with approved standard and provide summary of products performance/efficacy.

He/she will also work with regulatory authorities to ensure that all regulatory standards/requirements are met.
Primary Responsibilities

  • Carryout site selection for trial establishment
  • Assist the SAS Technical and Commercialization team within designated areas to establish on-farm trials of new CPP, fertilizer, bio stimulant etc in line with trial protocol
  • Supervise & Monitor all on-going trials across locations
  • Carryout field assessment to evaluate product performance
  • Present trial report in line with approved format, summary and conclusions
  • Assist in Demo establishment (RAD or HPD) to support new product commercialization
  • Handle products registrations and all logistics involved
  • Ensure that registration processes are followed and correct registration documents are attached with the application
  • Work with approved vendors to design appropriate labels for new products
  • Ensure that all warehousing guideline are implemented and meet NAFDAC requirements
  • Oversee NAFDAC warehouse inspections
  • Trade mark registrations for new brands
  • Renewals of existing registrations
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned by Innovation/commercialization manager

Our Ideal Candidate

  • OND/ HND/ Degree in Agriculture, Soil & Pest Management, Crop Management, Agric Extension from a reputable University/ Polytechnic  Degree in Agriculture
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a similar capacity.
  • Must be Willing to work and live in a rural community.
  • Must be a computer literate.
  • Must have passion for crop production.

REQUIRED AGE:   25 – 30 years


All Interested and qualified should go to Saro Agrosciences Limited career website on to apply