A challenging purchasing position for a highly motivated self starter seeking an opportunity that utilizes strong interpersonal skills to develop new partnerships and manage existing ones in a food / feed related industry is available.
It's a great opportunity to make a life long career with an innovative company in a favorable Midwest location.
The ideal candidate will need at least a Bachelor's degree, preferably in an Ag related field, along with 3-7 years of work experience in merchandising or procurement in the feed, food, or grain industries. A candidate who grew up on a farm and has a passion for the agriculture industry is what we are looking for. Experience with sales or commodity trading and risk management is desired, as are exceptional verbal and written communication skills and sound proficiency with Microsoft Office products.
A desire to work in a company where entrepreneurial behavior is appreciated and the willingness to help grow the business are a must. This opportunity requires good problem solving skills and a desire to work in an unstructured environment that allows for individual creativity and management style.
Salary will be in the $60-80,000 range with bonus opportunity and comprehensive benefit package.
Qualified candidates should contact Vic Heinold.