5637 Grain Merchandiser
Multi-location Illinois grain company seeks a skilled Grain Merchandiser with at least 3 to 5 years experience who will work side-by-side the General Manager and CFO in making key revenue and business decisions.?You will get to wear more than one hat as you learn significant insight into all aspects of running a successful grain company.This person will be self-starting, organized, and have a clear understanding of how margins impact the accounting processes including the P&L. A laid-back, customer-friendly personality and the ability to roll with the punches would be ideal.Merchandising will be the primary responsibility of this position. Grain origination and providing quality customer service will also be key.?The successful individual will deal with customers both actively and passively. There will be time for getting out in the country to talk with and get to know patrons.Telephone calls with farmer customers and brokers will make up a large part of the work day.Contract entry and tracking on the sales side, including rail shipments, will be critical. Accuracy, organization, and attention to detail are key attributes to have.Some truck dispatch and management will also be a part of this position. This has historically operated very smoothly with a good system in place.Great opportunity for a skilled grain marketer to take ownership of the merchandising program and call it your own.?This is a stable, long-term career opportunity for someone who is perhaps in a large corporate environment, tired of moving, and wants a position with a successful, growing company where they can help drive growth and thrive professionally.Salary will likely be in the $70-80,000 range plus bonus and excellent benefits.Company is surrounded by great communities where you can set down roots with quality schools, entertainment, and recreational opportunities right in the center of Illinois corn country.Qualified grain merchandising candidates please contact Dave Allen.?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.AGRI-SEARCH 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.