Locations: Peace River or Edmonton / Westlock or Killam / Camrose, AB
AG RISK ADVISOR - AB
Grasslands Recruitment Specialists is recruiting a full-time, remote-based Ag Risk Advisor for locations in Alberta to work with the farmers and become one of their trusted advisors.
This Ag Risk Advisor position earns a competitive salary of $70,000.00 to $80,000+, comprehensive benefits and matching RSP. If this sounds like the right agricultural risk advisor opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT GRASSLANDS RECRUITMENT SPECIALISTS
At GRS, we have been connecting Canadian agriculture since 1996. Our focus is to find the best candidate for our client employers and the perfect opportunity for career seekers. With over 85 years of combined experience in the industry, we provide specialized recruiting services for our clients. Our team is strategically placed throughout the Canadian labor market- understanding the needs of national and international agribusiness employers. As a search firm, we have dedicated our resources to being an integral part of the continued growth and diversity of the Canadian agricultural economy.
ABOUT OUR CLIENT
Our client is focused on protecting the Western Canadian farmer; understand their personal business scenario, risk management needs, and insurance goals. Our client offers on-site training, coaching, career development, and support to earn CAIB certification. An innovative, industry-leading, rapidly growing, young and exciting company with a great working environment; work from HOME!
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF THE AG RISK ADVISOR
As their Ag Risk Advisor, you will work directly with individual farmers to create a formalized process to identify financial risks, determine which risks are important to address, and then implement strategies to mitigate those risks. You will complete business development while providing exceptional account management. You will develop strong business relationships with the Advisors, Producers, and various agribusiness (Ag Lenders, CPA’s, Insurance Agents, Ag Retailers) professionals.
This full-time, remote position travels frequently throughout the region.
AM I A GOOD FIT FOR THIS EXCITING OPPORTUNITY?
Ideal candidates will have:
- An agribusiness sales background (finance / equipment / crop inputs / consulting agronomy) with an established network of key producers within a 100-mile radius of your home
- Interest and ability to achieve CAIB certification quickly upon hire
- Desire to be a trusted 'go-to' advisor, not just a salesperson
READY TO MOVE FORWARD?