Respected agricultural company is seeking a Commodity Merchandiser with excellent problem-solving skills to work with their commodity team to keep ingredients supplied to their plants.
The ideal candidate will be high-energy, have a sense of curiosity, and have some boots-on-the-ground trading experience along with the ability to negotiate and think on their own two feet. Having some battle scars and diversified trading experience that will bring value to the team is preferred.
You will have varied responsibilities dealing primarily with the commodity team, and daily you will interact with processing plants and other players in the ingredients market as well as communicating with other company personnel.
If you are really tech-savvy and would enjoy being a systems guru representing the team on various IT projects that affect the team, that responsibility could also be included in this role.
A bachelor's degree is preferred; however, successful trading experience is more important. Five to 10 years of trading experience is ideal, however someone with 25 years of experience looking for a fresh challenge will be seriously considered.
Your experience will be valued and will bring additional growth potential; it will be utilized to help the company grow and help you grow professionally as there are ample long-term opportunities within this company.
A servant leadership style is helpful as you bring alternative suggestions and options to the business. Having a can-do attitude, a sense of curiosity, and a desire to learn and bring a positive vibe to the office each day to communicate with all involved partners are keys to success.
This is a fast-paced, exciting, and team-oriented environment where there is always an opportunity for action and every day is a new challenge. They truly value their team members and are looking for people who desire a career, not just a job.
Located in a great region of Iowa where you can join a successfully-managed company and a growing commodities team that will challenge you and facilitate your growth, your input here will have an impact and be appreciated.
You will be able to settle in a very family-oriented area that is blossoming in growth and cultural opportunities and is an amazing place to raise a family. It is centrally located where you can live in a small, medium or large community and be within easy driving distance to the office.
Love trading ingredients and want to be where people know your name and appreciate what you do? Ready to step back from a bigger corporate environment into one where you can truly have an impact? Contact Dave Allen or Vic Heinold today.