Position Id
2004
Location
Elrose SK
Number of Openings
1
Job Type
Full-Time Regular
AOR:
(AS) Agronomy / Seed
Vacation
As per employment standards
Date Posted
7/21/2021

Location Manager

Our client, one of a handful or world-wide players in Crop Inputs and Grain Handling has an opening in one of their key locations for a Branch Manager. In this role you will provide strategic leadership to a mature team dealing with a growing clientele in one of the main areas of broadacre farming. From managing the location, working with the sales team to maintain and develop current services including crop inputs, digital ag offerings, as well as liaising with their strategically located grain terminals and crushing plants to move your customers product to market.

Our client believes strongly in succession planning and promoting from within so this could be a key opportunity for those wishing to continue their ascent into management. Your abilities can be varied as our client will train the right person to assume all the facets of the job. Adding new people with varied skillsets makes the team stronger and on-going training is a cornerstone of their corporate focus. If you have experience in agronomy, and/or managing a sales team, and/or operations and logistics and/or farm business management then we invite you to apply or reach out to discuss your qualifications.

Main Responsibilities for this exciting opportunity:

  • Marketing and business development

  • Manage and develop location personnel, inc. sales, facility, admin.

  • Maintain and enforce safety and health policies and ensure personnel are promoting safe work practices

  • Oversee overall operations including operational efficiencies and P&L for the location

Qualifications:

  • Degree/Diploma in Agriculture/Business AND/OR a minimum of 5 years relevant experience

  • Demonstrated leadership skills

  • Strong business acumen with a strong focus on customer service

Our client provides an excellent compensation package consisting of competitive salary, incentivized bonus, pension, flexible benefits plan and training and career development opportunities.

Apply today 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. Connect with edward@grasslandsgroup.com if you have any questions. Not the position for you? Consider our referral policy!

NOTE: Candidates applying for this position must have the proper work authorization to work in Canada in order to be considered for this position. Canada visa sponsorship is NOT available for this role. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, we will not consider your job application as we are not licensed to assist with immigration. Those with temporary work permits or those located outside of Canada will not be retained in our database..

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