Rice Sales Manager – LA (13940)
Rice Sales Manager – Louisiana (LA) A highly innovative agriculture company is in search of an Account Manager covering parts of Louisiana but to focus only on Rice.
The role of the Rice Sales Manager will be to build and maintain close relationships with rice growers throughout the territory. This role extends far beyond a traditional sales position and will require the candidate to demonstrate strong business skills, deep understanding of the ag business as an exceptional social intelligence. The Rice Sales Manager will need to intimately understand our commercial offerings, articulate the benefits of products and close the sale with new growers. Once the relationship has been established, Rice Sales Managers will devote their efforts to delighting their growers with deep knowledge of farm operations, exceptional customer service and building a long-lasting partnership with them. The Account Manager will work closely with an experienced Agronomist to enable grower success by maximizing farm profitability. Key traits for this position include: ? Build, secure and retain a long-term customer relationships ? Build a strong foundation and relationship with Agronomists and have a strong line of communication ? Partner with Agronomists to improve farm profitability and provide world-class service to the grower ? Manage pricing in a limited fashion ? Have a passion to help farmers be more profitable ? Sell Value ? Have a solid working knowledge of rice production in Louisiana
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