Agricultural Marketing Manager

Posted Date: Dec 26, 2018
Expiry Date: Feb 24, 2019
Location: High River, Alberta
Tags: Agribusiness, Crop Inputs, Manager, Alberta, Marketing, Agriculture, Calgary

Grasslands Group of Companies Inc

Our client is an Agribusiness retailer who has gone through multiple mergers and acquisitions over the past 10 years. They have now established their OWN, attractive, corporate culture with an on-farm focus to enhance crop production for producers in Western Canada. While they are dedicated to the study of agriculture and helping their producers get the highest yields for the crops they grow, they are dedicated to ensuring their staff has the support, training, and environment in which to succeed. When staff is content, they can then continue to provide exceptional customer care.

They have identified a need for a Marketing Manager. You will work with and support the division branches.

What would you be doing?
  • Develop, implement, and manage the division marketing strategy
  • Review and analyze YTD information against sales forecasts and operational objectives
  • Oversee customer base and the successful implementation of customer programs
  • Ensure coordination of transportation logistics within the division
To be considered, you offer:
  • Post-secondary education in Agriculture or Commerce
  • 5+ progressive work experience in applicable positions
  • Sound judgment when making decisions
  • Familiarity with grain and farm supply industry regulations and policies
  • Excellent computer skills (word processing, spreadsheet, and database)
  • Canadian Social Insurance Number (SIN)
  • A valid class 5 driver's license
What's in it for you?
  • An industry competitive salary,
  • Pension (matching)
  • Benefits package (new, revised program as of January 1st)
  • Autonomy to do your job
  • A pro-active, on-farm focus
  • Work/life integration
  • Diverse organization
  • Option of flex-time arrangements
  • 15 days vacation in year 1!

Our client's focus is on where agriculture is heading in the next 5-10 years. If you have a passion for agriculture and have a vision for change, our client will be the company where your skills can be utilized and developed.

While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for an interview would be contacted. As per Grasslands Group of Companies Privacy Policy, your personal information would be treated with complete confidentiality.

Call Connie @ 1.877.944.2119 to confidentially discuss the selection process and to establish your interest and intent to proceed.

This posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected.

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