Company: Mid Kansas Cooperative
Posted on: January 27, 2023
JOB SUMMARY: Assist with all merchandising functions for Producer
Ag. This will include logistics, originating, trading, hedging,
reporting along with other related activities.
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:1. Planning, Coordinating, Communication,
and Training skills.2. Ability to define problems, collect data,
establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret
an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or
diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete
variables.3. Able to work independently with minimum supervision.4.
Ability to effectively present information to top management,
public groups, and/or boards of directors.5. Ability to respond to
inquiries and complaints from customers.6. Ability to write
speeches and articles for internal and external publications.7.
Computer and data entry skills.8. Ability to react to change
productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned.9.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and
technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.10.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and
statistical inference; fundamentals of plane and solid geometry;
and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions,
percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.11.
Qualify for and be able to retain a series 3 license.12. Vision
abilities required are close vision, distance vision, color vision,
peripheral vision, depth vision, and the ability to adjust
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:Eye protection is required in
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:While performing the duties of this job, the
employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to
finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or
balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The
employee frequently is required to taste or smell. The employee
must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and
frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision
abilities required by this job include close vision, distance
vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and
ability to adjust focus.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:A Bachelor's degree from a
four year college or university, or one to two years related
experience in the grain industry and/or equivalent combination of
education and experience.
JOB REQUIREMENTS:1. Involved in coordinating the logistical
movement of grain in trucks and railcars.2. Setting freight rates
for movement of Producer Ag originated grain.3. Work with the
merchandising team to establish and strengthen relationships to add
value for Producer Ag.4. Continually investigate best practices for
grain logistics operations.5. Originate bushels from producer and
commercial accounts.6. Communicate goals and objectives to all
involved internal stakeholders.7. Creating relationships with key
end user accounts.8. Searching out new markets for originated
grain.9. Involved in billing and settlement of railcars.10. Manage
grain position risk with hedging activities.11. Work to meet or
exceed budgeted financial return objectives.12. Setting bids for
the producer grain that we originate.13. Helping plan and execute
company merchandising goals.14. Involved in coordination of all
daily merchandising functions.
WORKING CONDITIONS:Job involves work inside a climate-controlled
office atmosphere and work outside with exposure to wet and/or
humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, high places, fumes and
airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme cold, and
This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You
may be asked to perform other instructions or duties.Management has
the right to revise this job description at any time. The job
description is not a contract for employment, and either you or the
employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason.
Keywords: Mid Kansas Cooperative, Wichita , Grain Merchandiser, Hospitality & Tourism , Wichita, Kansas
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