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Job ID 239439 Date posted 09/16/2022 Location : Sant Cugat del Vallès, Spain

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 agricultural supply chain business, where we seamlessly connect farming customers with food, feed and industry.


Job Purpose and Impact

The Merchant will handle a supplier/customer base and fulfill transactions delivering commodities that meet production/market requirements and specifications in terms of timing, volume, quantity and cost. In this role, you will analyze market trends based on supply and demand in order to position, buying and selling commodities from and to cooperatives, merchants, producers, feed/food mills and processors.

Key Accountabilities

  • Research and analyze various market opportunities (supply and demand, market trends, origin optionality, etc) to maximize margin.
  • Work directly with customers, suppliers and business counterparts to meet their needs in solving routine problems and addressing complaints and concerns.
  • Plan purchases and sales execution to maximize profitable use of stock and storage facilities.
  • Collaborate with transportation and logistics, quality assurance, customer managers and credit manager to ensure efficient execution.
  • Enter routine data and run specialty reports from our contract management databases and systems.
  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field (e.g. Agricultural engineering) or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of two years of related work experience
  • Fluent level of Spanish and English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience working with Excel and SAP.

We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.


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