Phytosanitary Specialist

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Datum: 8-mei-2022

Plaats: Enkhuizen, Nederland, NL

Bedrijf: Bayer AG


At Bayer we’re visionaries, driven to solve the world’s toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none’ is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We’re doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining ‘impossible’. There are so many reasons to join us. If you’re hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there’s only one choice.


Phytosanitary Specialist 


As the Phytosanitary Specialist your main purpose is to ensure a flawless and error proof phyto process to ensure first time right shipments to our end customers and Bayer entities. You ensure to coordinate and monitor training and full preparation of at least two people as full back up for your role, to manage the risks (Covid -19, urgencies, unplanned absences, vacation time).


This position will be based in Enkhuizen.



  • Responsible for the first-time-right creation of phytosanitary documents based on Dutch export and country of destination requirements
  • Point of contact of NvwA officials and for all internal questions
  • Keep yourself informed on all internal and external country requirements in a pro-active way
  • You provide input for functional meetings
  • Liaise with covering authorities (Plantum, NvWA) 
  • Keep all internal and external stakeholders involved and up to date
  • Train phytosanitary coordinators on the country specific requirements and easy phyto creation
  • Seeking the possibilities for process and cost optimization to ensure efficient and lean process (automation is key)
  • Ensures that country specific requirements are maintained properly within work instructions and Procedures.
  • Up to date manual for Phyto creation
  • Participation in projects, cross functional


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Creating value to, on and beyond the farm by offering tailored solutions, that’s what we do. At Bayer Vegetable Seeds, we are dedicated to developing new vegetable seed varieties that growers around the world can cultivate. By combining our passion and in-depth knowledge, we strive for crop optimization and innovation for the benefit of farmers, consumers and our planet. From glasshouses to open fields, we join our forces with science and mother nature to advance health and nutrition. Do you want to join this team as well?  


We are seeking for a professional who possesses the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor (HBO) or equivalent
  • At least 2 years’ experience in PHYTO
  • You have previous experience with Sales Order Processing Systems and you are familiar with SAP (key user level)
  • Strong communication skills in English and Dutch
  • You have good knowledge in Foreign trade, E-CERT and STRATECH
  • Problem-solving skills
  • You master Microsoft
  • Competencies: Leadership, Integrity, Flexibility, Efficiency
  • Demonstrated success working in multinational environment


As a modern employer, we take care of our employees and help them find a balance between career development opportunities and personal life planning. We offer our employees a wide range of career prospects, a modern working environment and competitive compensation. Bayer employees benefit from great employment conditions, such as:  
•    An excellent competitive salary based on 38 hours per week  
•    An additional 8,33% holiday allowance and a bonus (based on company results)  
•    25 days of leave, with the option of buying maximum 10 additional days  
•    A solid retirement plan  
•    An inspiring working environment with professional and committed colleagues 
•    A successful innovative organization with international career possibilities 
•    Challenges and possibilities to learn and to develop 


Be innovative, be Bayer. We shape the future of everyday health, patient care and agriculture. Together, we can advance health and nutrition for all. Guided by our purpose ‘science for a better life’, rooted in our LIFE-values and steered by the organization’s strategy, we reach for our ambitious vision. Help bring this vision to life: Health for all, hunger for none. 


Interested in this vacancy?  
Are you looking for a new challenge? Apply online by sending us your resume and cover letter. Do you have a questions or do you want to learn more about the position? You can always contact Jose van de Beek via 

We look forward to receiving your online application. We kindly like to inform you that we can only accept applications via the career site, this due to the privacy laws


What can you expect? The application process consists of a phone screening, a personality questionnaire and reasoning test and an interview with the recruiter and hiring manager.  


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We do not accept any unsolicited applications and agencies.  




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Your unique personality, background and talents help build a strong, diverse and inclusive Bayer.  
So join us! Be You. Be Bayer.