Merchandiser Trainee (HS-7730)
PLEASE NOTE: We will not be able to reply to you if your resume does not meet the position requirements. There is NO closing date. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. QUALIFICATIONS: – Bachelors Degree or Higher in Agriculture-Related Field- Must be a highly motivated self-starter with excellent communications and negotiation skills- Must be a problem-solver with high attention to detail and the ability to multi-task- A strong commitment to customer service- A strong commitment to continuous learning- The ability to remain focused and professional in a fast-paced work environment. JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is assisting an established Ag Employer with their search for a Grain Merchandiser Trainee. The Grain Merchandiser Trainee will be expected to learn the company's business as it pertains to the trading area and will be prepared to assist in all aspects of sales and merchandising. Other responsibilities include:Responsibilities:- Learn the concepts of trading, merchandising and hedging to assist in the sales and merchandising of company products and inputs- Learn about the transportation system and develop skills and knowledge to ensure optimal shipment of products.- Gain a strong understanding of the accounting platform used at a trading location. Work with Estimates, contract entry, transaction flow, record keeping and other processes.- Develop leads and relationships with customers to impact company sales using telephone, computer and face-to-face communications- Learn and understand the importance of the company Quality Assurance Program- Provide support to the sales force through purchasing, contracting, inventory control and logistics management- Participate in regional customer appreication events.- Manage customer credit accounts as necessary and learn the financial risks associated with trading feeds and other commodities. ALL INQUIRIES ARE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. NO FEES TO APPLICANTS.If you feel that you are not a candidate for this position, but know someone who is, we do offer a Referral Bonus if we place your referral into this position.Apply for this job.