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Merchandiser

Date: Aug 17, 2019

Location: Morristown, IN, US, 46161

Company: Bunge

Bunge (www.bunge.com<https: www.bunge.com="">, NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oil seed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge's expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve in over 60 countries. The company is headquartered in New York and has 31,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 360 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain silos, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.

Position Description

The primary function is to purchase soybeans and market soybean meal.  This position is also responsible for the coordination of rail and truck logistics.  This position requires good organization, coordination, and communication skills.  

 

Position Responsibilities

Administer and adhere to all company, federal, state, and local purchasing/marketing practices, policies, procedures and regulations.
Procure soybeans from farmers and elevators.
Manage specialty bean program at the local level.
Manage rail and truck logistics.
Service customers in areas of market information, e-business, bids, hours, grade reporting and accounting issues.
Evaluate and report changing crops and market conditions to appropriate company personnel in a timely and accurate manner.
Leadership: Demonstrate the following core values and guiding behaviors which are expected of all employees at Bunge North America: 
Integrity, Openness and Trust, Teamwork, Commitment, Entrepreneurship and Farmer/ Customer Focus.
The Merchandiser will also perform other duties as assigned and recognize that priorities can and will likely shift quickly to adjust to the demands of other departments for the overall benefit of the organization.  

 

Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in Business or Agriculture Economics or related field.  
• 2-5 years experience in commodity marketing for merchandising. 
• Working knowledge of cash commodity trading and CBOT.
• Sales knowledge and negotiations skills.
• Excellent communications skills are a must.
• Excellent customer service skills.
• Timeliness and accuracy are critical.
• Ability to learn and apply knowledge quickly.
• Proficient PC skills.

Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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