Innovative Ag Services Grain Origination - Eastern Region in Monona, Iowa
Primary Objective: Coordinate the procurement and movement of grain for the given trade area of the company that will allow the grain department to meet the goals and objectives established.
The following duties are typical for this job. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.
Determine the best use of marketing strategies available for our customers and coordinate with our location personnel to promote those strategies.
Gain in market share growth of bushels purchased annually.
Participate in conducting grower meetings.
Insure that grain contracts are written and communicated for purchases made as they are consummated to eliminate market risk.
Coordinate/Dispatch trucks to fulfill customer/IAS grain contracts.
Prepare freight payables for assigned haulers timely and accurately.
Assist with grain accounting as directed.
Complete internal reports and other documents on a timely basis.
Promote and portray a positive attitude towards customers and co-workers.
Accept and carry out any other assignments given by your supervisor
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Proven basic knowledge of merchandising strategies preferred.
Microsoft Office Suite programs.
Proven basic knowledge of computer operations.
Logistics management experience.
Display a high level of initiative, effort, and commitment towards completing assignments efficiently.
Ability to communicate information or ideas effectively in written or oral form.
Ability to organize, deals with change effectively, and work on multiple tasks concurrently.
Post-secondary education or equivalent of education and experience.
Physical Requirements/Environmental Adaptability:
Requires static strength to lift, push, pull, or, on occasion, carry objects with a minimum weight of 50 pounds. Also flexibility to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs. Some tasks involve repetitive motion.
Agricultural Environment – Possible exposure to seasonal weather, outdoor conditions, and agriculture products.