A very innovative and successful Missouri-based company is seeking an experienced business leader to join their team.
This is a great opportunity for someone with an entrepreneurial thought process and strong interest in being part of a growing privately-owned company serving the animal, pet and aquatic feed industry.
The successful candidate will work with a team of highly experienced feed industry professionals and lead a team of individuals with the goal of providing marketing alternatives for plant and animal proteins from the food industry for the purpose of creating value-added feed products.
The ideal candidate will have experience in leading a business unit in the commodity and / or food processing industry. Experience in commodity merchandising and / or sales is a real plus.
This role will help create and execute on the vision of the company, be able to sell the value proposition to partner companies, and lead their team in providing cost effective solutions to all stakeholders. Therefore, strong analytical, interpersonal, communication and relationship management skills are a must.
Qualified candidates must have at least a Bachelor's degree, preferably in an Ag related field or have some experience in the Ag industry. Preference will be given to individuals with advanced degrees. Candidates must have 8-10+ years experience in a management role related to the food, feed, and / or processing industry.
Salary will be $100,000 or more depending on the experience of the individual. Also included is a profit-based bonus system and comprehensive benefit package.
Qualified candidates please contact Vic Heinold.