Location Manager / Originator – 5578f
Respected grain company seeks a talented and experienced grain industry professional to lead their?grain origination efforts?and?manage a key?location that has been updated and is very efficient.?The successful candidate will manage the day-to-day activities, help set up trucks / logistics,?oversee the elevator's P & L and originate grain.? There is?essentially no?operations responsibility, but this person will communicate regularly?with the operations superintendent to coordinate activities at the elevator.The primary responsibility will be in growing this elevator's volume?to the next level by establishing relationships and working closely with producers.? A key aspect of the job will be spending?time in the country developing grower relationships and originating grain.?There is significant opportunity in the area, and the successful candidate must be skilled in strategizing and thinking ahead to reach the next level.The ideal candidate will have outstanding written and inter-personal communications skills and?grain origination experience in a country elevator situation, understand basic hedging and trading strategies, have experience with grain software, and understand the P & L and how it is impacted.A BS degree is preferred. ?Candidates should be able to think on their feet and have the ability / vision to take this elevator to the next level.? An attitude of cooperation, confidence,?determination, and respect for the customers will be key in bringing about success in this role.This is an excellent career growth?opportunity with an expanding company.? This position is located in a great?region of Illinois?with?a variety of?communities to live in and plenty of entertainment and?recreational opportunities.Salary range is $60-70,000+ with excellent benefits (including a?vehicle)?and bonus opportunity.?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.