Cargill — Balcarres, SK

Posted: July 4, 2024
Crop Inputs Sales Representative-14 month Term

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Cargill — Balcarres, SK

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill’s global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s agricultural supply chain business, where we seamlessly connect farming customers with food, feed and industry.

 

Job Purpose and Impact

The Crop Inputs Sales Representative will, with guidance, sell directly crop inputs to the consumer (farmers and producers) or business purchaser or indirectly through various sales channels. In this role, you will conduct face to face and remote sales with new and existing customers, assist in evaluating customer needs and suggest appropriate products, services and solutions.

Key Accountabilities

  • Help identify potential customers and handle existing customer relationships.
  • With guidance conduct market research and pricing, sales and merchandising activities.
  • Monitor customer and competitor activity and industry trends.
  • Protect, grow and diversify the relationship with targeted customers.
  • Support business growth by disseminating favorable information about the organization and its products and services.
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Diploma/certificate or bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of two years of related work experience in the Canadian grain industry, agricultural production or farm management
  • Knowledge of grain and crop input operations and products
  • Experience working with Canola, wheat, and peas.
  • Possess a valid Canadian drivers licence in good standing authorizing you to drive independently during your employment.
  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada

Preferred Qualifications

  • CCA certification or ability to gain one
  • Experience using customer relationship management software

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Position Information

Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.

 

Cargill is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing accommodation to our job applicants with disabilities.