Export Settlement Representative-GBS-Decatur, IL
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com.Export Settlement Representative, Global Business Services-Decatur, IL This is a full-time Non-Exempt level position. Position Summary: The Global Business Services settlement department has an opportunity for the right candidate to become part of a team that offers a variety of responsibilities and challenges.
The Settlement area is responsible for maintaining Export accounts for multiple ADM locations and outside trade customers.
This includes all transactional responsibilities related to contracting, payment, and invoicing of corn, soybeans, wheat, rice, and soybean meal, along with all freight, brokerage and demurrage transactions.
A strong candidate will be a team player, enjoys problem solving and works well with internal and external customers.
Job Requirements An Associate?s degree in Accounting or Business is preferredMinimum of three years of ADM experience or equivalent is preferredWorking Knowledge of Agris, J.D. Edwards, OPGO/FCGO/PCGO and MS Office suite is preferredDevelop knowledge of grain, soybean meal, freight, brokerage and demurrage settlement practices and proceduresDemonstrate strong analytical abilities, initiative, and problem solving skills, adapt to a rapidly changing work environment.Possess a proven track record of being dependable, reliable, able to meet strict deadlines, and a strong desire to help others including internal and external clientsGood organizational skills with the ability to function in a collaborative team environmentKnowledge of ADM Accounting Systems including Agris, J.D. Edwards, OPGO/FCGO/PCGO, A/P, and A/R preferredStrong verbal and written communication skillsBasic understanding of NGFA Trade Rules preferred Responsibilities
Complete Settlements for Export grain and soybean meal activity timely and accuratelyComplete IDT Settlements for Export river locationsProcess contract changes, washes and cancellationsProcess and pay freight, demurrage and broker billsProcess accounts receivable invoices and accounts payable vouchersProcess wire advancesAbility to learn Agris settlement functionsAbility to learn OPGO/FCGO/PCGO Data entry and inquiryAbility to learn J.D. Edwards with ability to inquire and processes AR reportsWork closely with all GBS colleagues to ensure excellent customer serviceAssist all customers, merchandisers and other personnel in a professional manner Look for continuous improvement opportunities in Export settlement processes and proceduresCross train on other Settlement responsibilitiesRelocation assistance is not available with this position.
This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance. ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.
ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age disability and veteran status.