ADM Strategic Operations Coordinator - Indianola, IA in Indianola, Iowa

Job Title:

Strategic Operations Coordinator - Indianola, IA



Job Description:

For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 250 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 38 innovation centers and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at

Strategic Operations Coordinator – Indianola, IA

ADM Nutrition

This is a full time, exempt position

Job Summary:

  • This position connects sales, customer service, logistics and production teams. The position requires working with sales and customer service for future orders. Coordinating purchasing and logistics along with production for the timely production or each order. The ability to negotiate and problem solve with outside vendors is a required skill for the position.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan production at the Deshler, Ohio facility.

  • Plan 5 production lines at the Indianola, Iowa facility

  • Plan material flow and production schedule for co-packers.

  • Understand historical sales date to accurately forecast inventory.

  • Ability to interact with sales and customer service.

  • Coordinate all production materials with accounting for accurate BOM’s.

  • Responsible for completing all job paperwork with co-packers

  • Ability to place purchase orders and inventory packaging materials

  • Responsible for tracking all raw materials at co-packers

  • Coordinate all shipments in-bound and out-bound with logistics team

  • Manage out-bound recyclable shipments.

  • The positions is a knowledge center for all stakeholders.

  • COA responsibility with QA.

  • Involved in Supplier Complaints

Education and Experience:

  • 4 year college degree

  • 3-4 years related work experience in production planning, customer service or logistics.

  • Proven ability to coordinate multiple departments

Job Description (Continued):

Relocation assistance is available with this position.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life, vision, and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check.

ADM is an EOE for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.




IA - Iowa

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ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.