Agronomy Department Manager – 3696f
Midwest-based cooperative is seeking an Agronomy Department Manager that is ready to make an immediate impact both managing others and selling directly to farmers.This agronomy center has a long history of serving farmers and is considered a leader in the industry. They are known for their energetic staff, working with the latest equipment, and their employees who work in a culture that is open to new and innovative ways of serving their customers. Being able to communicate with key business partners, farmers and other sales staff is vital to being successful in this position.The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing a sales staff, working directly with farmers to sell fertilizer, chemicals and agronomy services, and will report directly to the general manager.You will have the opportunity to travel in your territory and lead the efforts of others. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor s degree in Agriculture or a related field, five years of sales experience and extensive knowledge of fertilizers and chemicals for corn and soybeans.Other qualifications include a CDL or ability to obtain one, and the ability to perform crop scouting as needed.If you are chosen, you will receive excellent benefits including health insurance, a pension plan, profit sharing and three weeks of vacation. Other benefits include a company vehicle, a cell phone and a laptop.Compensation ranges from $65-85,000 per year plus bonus. 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: retail fertilizer chemicals consultant fertility protection cold calling agronomist sales scouting seed manager operations location application light bars Custom Applicator license Class A CDL with Hazmat precision operator mechanical pesticide herbicide equipment GPS agronomy crop inputs crop protection soil fertility precision services custom application wholesale retail applicator regulatory environment soil animal science environmental engineering biologyApply for this job.