Grain Marketing Advisor – Entry – Ames, IA
?Requisition ID : 1632?Landus Cooperative is currently seeking a Grain Marketing Advisor! Do you have a passion for agriculture and working with local farmers? Would you consider yourself to be customer focused and detail-oriented? Then come join our team!?We are seeking a motivated individual who can assist our farmers with coordinating and developing grain marketing strategies for their operations! At Landus Cooperative, you?ll find a fun team atmosphere and a stable career that offers excellent benefits for full-time employees!?Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Includes but not limited to the following:?Provide prompt, professional, and courteous customer service.Maintain and increase regional grain market share and customer retention records.Maintain accurate records of Landus Cooperative bids and basis, local processors/domestic markets, freight rates, etc.Make selected sales calls on present and prospective customers regarding marketing their grain through Landus Cooperative.Develop and maintain a call list of potential grain accounts including their marketing plans and sales history.Monitor grain price changes and send information to customers weekly.Monitor customer offers, contracts, and settlement documentation.Assist in coordination of scheduling truck transportation for FOB farm purchases.Assist in preparing and presenting information at grain meetings for employees and customers.Communicate grain information and market development to all employees within the region.Assist in developing grain division marketing and budgeting plans.Be familiar with office procedures, facilities, and over-all operations.?Required Qualifications:Must have a valid state motor vehicle operator?s license.Must be able to move/lift up to 50 pounds.?Preferred Qualifications:Bachelor?s Degree in Ag Business from a four-year university or an Associate Degree and four years of agricultural marketing experience.Good computer skills.?Our Values:Teamwork: Works hard to emphasize team success ahead of individual success.Safety: Protects the well-being of our employees, customers, and consumers.Consistent Quality: Accepts responsibility to provide quality work in a timely manner.Empowered: Enjoys working hard and has initiative to do what?s right.Integrity: Displays honesty by doing what they say they will do.?Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/DisabledApply for this job.