Customer Relationship Manager

Posted on January 9, 2017. Region: Winnipeg, MB

Company
Farmers Edge

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For anyone who believes in the future of sustainable agriculture, Farmers Edge is the place to work. As a global leader in precision agriculture and independent data management solutions, Farmers Edge is defining the future of agriculture through innovation. Combining hardware, software, precision agronomy and boots-on-the-ground support, Farmers Edge gives growers the data needed to optimize their farm management decisions and help them grow more precisely. Farmers Edge has received national recognition for our agricultural innovations and commitment to global sustainability. Join Farmers Edge today to advance your career and help us support more growers across the globe!

Customer Relationship Manager

Location: Winnipeg, MB and surrounding area

Reporting to the Regional Sales Manager, the Customer Relationship Manager is responsible for ensuring Farmers Edge clientele receive and utilize the services provided by the Company in a timely and professional manner to result in educated, satisfied clients that will re-sign year after year.

Duties may include the following:

Build strong relationships with both new and existing clients.
Manage farm client relationship, and communicate with clients both face to face as well as over the phone.
Update and train clients on Farm Command and other proprietary software programs.
Coordinate client contact with Hub Operations Managers and Solution Sales Specialist.
Coordinate and communicate work needed to be executed with Hub Operations Manager.
Maintain database and workflow reporting alongside the Regional Administrator.
Respond to all inquiries from Farmers Edge clients and handle issues that may arise.
Provide input and feedback to Senior Management relating to all things related to agronomy and product/service development.
Document calls, adding to knowledge database.
Contribute presentation material to representatives and growers for training or sales calls.
Complete expense, truck, maintenance logs, mileage reporting as per prescribed schedule.
Weekly or bi-weekly face to face meetings with local Hub Farm Team to ensure seamless delivery/execution resulting in high-level customer experience.
Help train/mentor new sales and operations staff, as required.
Participate in trade shows with the purpose of generating strong leads.
Completion of training as identified throughout the year.

Education and Experience:

Minimum five years of sales experience.
Understanding of farm equipment, agronomy, fertility and farming processes.
Ability to review agronomic and technical information.
Strong problem solving, interpersonal and communications skills required.
Previous experience with precision agronomy and variable rate technology preferred.
Diploma or degree in agriculture or related field with emphasis on soil science, plant science and crop production considered an asset.

Compensation:

Farmers Edge offers a very competitive compensation package including comprehensive benefits and performance bonus. Base salary dependent on qualifications and skill. Customer Relationship Managers are also provided with internal and external training, retirement plan and a company vehicle.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/507293-148860


Location:


Winnipeg, MB

Job type: Salary