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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.

Major Accountabilities:

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.

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