Crop Inputs Retail Manager – Long Plain Terminal
Posted on September 28, 2018. Region: Strathmore, AB
We currently have an opportunity for a Crop Inputs Retail Manager to join our growing Alberta team. As Manager, you will be responsible for the overall operation of our Crop Inputs Retail including business plans and service offerings, management of operating and capital expenditures, customer marketing plans, supervision and leadership of staff and legal and regulatory compliance. With the ability to think creatively, you will execute sales and marketing tactics, develop new sales channels, and diversify our market share by uncovering opportunities within the industry. This candidate must have the ability to provide support, recommendations and operational execution for a variety of existing challenges and opportunities. Excellent critical, strategic and decision making competencies are a must in order to devise annual budget targets, and to prepare forecasts based on data trends, profits, and losses over a period of time.
What you'll need:
•3-5 years’ experience in agri-business marketing, sales and agronomy
•Minimum of 5 years’ in a management/leadership role
•Post-secondary training in agriculture, business administration or commerce (is an asset but not necessarily required)
•Ability to manage multiple tasks, projects and people in a fast paced environment
•Possess excellent communication and organizational skills
•Strong general knowledge and experience in human resource management, sales & marketing, purchasing, finance and safety
•Outstanding marketing, sales and customer relationship skills
•Valid Class 5 driver’s license
This position offers an attractive compensation package and an opportunity for professional growth in an innovative and fast-paced environment. To be considered, please apply directly to our website www.patersongrain.com/careers/ before Friday, October 5th, 2018.
A background check consisting of criminal record and professional references will be conducted. The successful applicant will be required to pass the background check to the satisfaction of PGF prior to offer of employment.
Paterson Grain is known throughout Canada and the world as a company rooted in its commitment to quality, innovation and exceptional customer service. Paterson focuses its expertise on all aspects of grain handling and prides itself on building long-term relationships with Canadian farmers and its domestic and international customers. Our agricultural products and services span all sectors of the Canadian grain industry and include crop input services, identity preserved programs and non-GMO programs. Through our modern global network, Paterson Grain is fully capable of facilitating the marketing and transportation of quality crops to buyers around the world.
Job type: Full-time