Sales Merchant at Cargill
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Job ID 245854 Date posted 01/30/2023 Location : High River, Canada

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.


Job Purpose and Impact

The Sales Merchant will participate in handling a supplier base and fulfill transactions delivering commodities that meet production requirements and specifications in terms of timing, volume, quantity and cost. In this role, you will help  sell commodities to internal and external stakeholders.

Key Accountabilities

  • Collaborate with transportation and logistics, quality assurance, customer managers and credit manager to ensure efficient execution and resolve routine problems.
  • Help plan purchases and transportation to maximize profitable use of stock and storage facilities.
  • Enter most routine data and run specialty reports from our contract management databases and systems.
  • Research and analyze various freight opportunities in the marketplace to maximize margin.
  • Handle basic issues and problems under direct 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
  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada

Preferred Qualifications

  • Agricultural background

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Position Information

Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.
This position is based in High River, AB.


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

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