5632 Grain Originator / Merchandiser
Leading Illinois grain company is seeking a?Grain Originator who is?passionate about the markets and serving customers?and is ready to lead the way in?building their customer base.?The successful candidate will believe strongly in always doing the right things for the right reasons and will use their relationship building skills to develop?quality relationships with new and existing customers; most customer contact is by telephone although candidates must be willing to get out in the country and visit farmers approximately 10% of the time.?Candidates must have grain industry experience, preferably at least two to 10 years although more is?welcome.? A?solid understanding of the general concepts of hedging and grain contracts including HTA, price later, and basis contracts is?a must as is knowledge of trucking / FOB programs.? Strong communication and computer skills are required and a Bachelor's degree is preferred.????Candidates must thrive in a team-oriented, family atmosphere and desire to help each other.? Having a jack-of-all-trades mentality to get done whatever needs done is key as the successful candidate will have responsibility for recordkeeping (including sales contracts), dealing with truck and rail issues, posting daily?bids, and even assisting with the scales or loading a train if needed.?This company offers a stable, long-term opportunity?with the rare component of being able to learn all aspects of running a major grain business and enjoy knowing that your number one priority and purpose is to serve the farmer customers.??Located in a great?geography to trade commodities, you will have an almost unlimited opportunity to grow the business and make a huge impact for the company and your career.?Ready to be a key part of a quality,?classy company who cares about their people while settling into a great community?where you can?raise a family?with plenty of outdoor and family?recreational activities close by?? If so, don't delay.??$45-70,000+ salary plus excellent benefits.??Contact us with your cover letter, resume, and references using the ?Apply To This Position? button.For a complete listing of our open jobs, visit our website:? www.agri-search.com.? We can be reached for additional follow-up at 217-543-2505.Rich Connell AGRI-SEARCH, Inc. is a client-centered confidential service.? All fees are paid by the employer.You must be authorized to work in the United States to be considered for this position or any of our other positions.? Sponsorship is not available.?Keywords: grain operations elevator origination originator merchandising corn soybeans wheat millwright bin storage merchandiser buyer superintendent container containers logistics trader broker hedging risk management arbitrage futures options put call merchant farm marketer commodity barge rail Chicago board of trade cbot cme mercantile exchange maintenance processing rail load out GEAPS safety OSHA storage river terminal feed ethanol processing biofuels biodiesel pits dryers augers facility export margins mill feed pellet commodity commoditiesApply for this job.