Grain Merchant (Dunvegan, AB)

Rycroft, AB (Dunvegan)
Job Type:
Full Time
Close Date:
Professional Areas:
Grain Handling and Crop Inputs

Reporting to the Director of Operations, this position is responsible for planning and executing the grain merchandising activities within the location; specifically sourcing and merchandising grains for delivery; identifying grain merchandising opportunities to maximize profitability coupled with establishing and maintaining strong customer relationships. Specific responsibilities include providing contract services to customers and coordinating the logistics for grain movement.

The ideal candidate will have a Degree/Diploma in Agriculture or Business, strong initiative, excellent negotiation skills, strong communication, interpersonal and leadership skills, demonstrated customer service focus, above average organization skills, strong analytical, financial, problem solving and decision making skills. Gain merchandising experience working in the Canadian grain industry, coupled with a working knowledge of futures and commodity trading 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 click "apply" below to upload their cover letter and resume before October 29th, 2012.

Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

Richardson International values diversity in the workplace. Women, Aboriginal People, Visible Minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and self identify.