This position is responsible for developing a market growth strategy; identifying grain merchandising and crop input opportunities, establishing strong customer relationships and maintaining key contact with all farm customers within the region. Specific responsibilities include seed, fertilizer and crop input sales, providing contract services to customers; purchasing grain; coordinating the logistics for grain movement; and credit management.
The ideal candidate will have a Diploma/Degree in Agriculture/Business; several years of related agriculture experience, above average communication, leadership and organizational skills, problem solving and decision making skills and knowledge of environment, health and safety standards and Microsoft applications. Experience in a merchandising role would be considered an asset.
Richardson International provides an excellent compensation package consisting of competitive salary, pension, a flexible benefits plan and training and career development opportunities.
Interested candidates should apply with their cover letter and resume before March 18, 2016.
Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.
Richardson values diversity in the workplace. Women, Aboriginal People, Visible Minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and self identify.