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Risk Management Services (RMS) Lead

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Job ID 173392 Date posted 12/20/2021 Location : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia | Jakarta, Indonesia

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 animal nutrition and health business, where we improve lives through better nutrition. Our team researches, innovates and creates solutions that deliver healthy results for our customers.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Risk Management Services (RMS) Lead will develop and implement customer price risk management offerings and execute the trades related to this activity. In this role, you will  lead ingredient position, develop and lead merchant strategy  and be able to identify ingredient opportunity . You will have an advisory role on the product market dynamics to customers and internal stakeholders through visits, presentations and conference calls.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop short and long term merchandizing strategy with global trading team and
  • Develop Bull/Bear scenario analysis, market input and recommendation to do the game-plan via discussion with RMS Manager and Global lead buyer. to be best equipped to tailor solutions to the different needs of various customer segments and improve upon existing services to find better ways to deliver unique value to customers.
  • Partner with the risk management team  and be responsible for Position report management and FIFO projection.
  • Ensure efficient execution of  Ingredient pipeline management and forecasting material needs for effective sourcing practices
  • Provide accurate reporting to appropriate stakeholders both internally and externally, of all activity conducted with in the price risk solution program.
  • Develop and implement robust processes, ensuring adherence to current regulatory and compliance rules and ensure key stakeholders are trained, understand and comply to them.
  • Measure value that our solution program creates for the customers and the organization against set objectives, customer expectations and create improvement using feedback loops.
  • Develop plans and deliver results in a fast-changing business or regulatory environment, while leading and developing a team of experienced professionals and supervisors, coaching and making decisions related to talent management hiring, performance and disciplinary actions. You will also collaborate with managers and supervisors in your organization to ensure staff selections align with current and future needs.
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Sourcing alternative ingredients and formulation constrains management.
  • Lead merchandizing centralization by category


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Technical and numbers based analysis skills
  • Advanced spreadsheet skills and capabilities
  • Minimum of six years of related work experience
  • Experience with contract negotiations and analyzing price history and trends.
  • Risk Management skills/experience
  • Sourcing/Supplier experience in commodities
  • Other minimum qualifications may apply

Preferred Qualifications

  • Three years of supervisory experience
  • Advanced Degree in Business, Procurement or Animal Science/Nutrition, or Agricultural Economics or Biology/Chemistry
  • 2+ years working for commodities Trading company
  • Ability to evaluate relative value nutrition characteristics of various ingredients
  • Sourcing/Supplier experience in animal proteins
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