CHS Inc. Crop Nutrients Merchandiser Trainee in Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota

13222BRPosting Title:Crop Nutrients Merchandiser TraineeJob Posting:

CHS has an exciting opportunity in our Agronomy division. We are looking for an enthusiastic, outgoing individual who is passionate about agriculture and the fertilizer business to join our Crop Nutrients team as a Crop Nutrients Merchandiser Trainee. You will work with Merchandisers, Fertilizer Producers and the Sales Team. You must be detail oriented, able to build and maintain strong business relationships, hardworking and have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

You will:

  • Make regular contact with merchandisers and the sales team, updating them on the current market, market trends and logistics.

  • Work closely with Crop Nutrients team to promote the exchange of timely information.

  • Call and email price changes.

  • Report and account all purchase and sale contracts quickly and accurately.

  • Work with the Crop Nutrients team to understand the fertilizer flow and help the team capitalize on arbitrage opportunities.

  • Assist the merchants with market analysis and data collection.

  • Gain knowledge and understanding of business.

  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

Basic Qualifications: (required)

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor degree program in Agriculture, Economics, or Agronomy related program, or a recent college graduate

Preferred Qualifications: (desired)

  • Previous Fertilizer, Agronomy or Grain Procurement Internship

  • Experience with Microsoft Office (excel)

  • Statistics or market analysis experience

  • Agriculture Industry experience

Auto req ID:13222BRĀ :CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation , 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance. This position will have opportunity for growth.

CHS is a diversified Fortune 100 company providing essential grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers. CHS is a cooperative system owned by farmers, ranchers and their local cooperatives from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Northwest and from Canada to Texas. CHS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Minority, Female, Veteran, Disability, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation employer.

The CHS Talent Acquisition Team supports recruitment for positions within CHS as well as finding opportunities for candidates within our robust network of member cooperatives. By submitting an application for any position, you give CHS permission to review your application and contact you to discuss opportunities within our member cooperatives. To explore current openings within our member cooperatives, please click here.Minimum Years of Experience Required:0City:Inver Grove HeightsDivision:CN - Crop Nutrients State/Province:Minnesota Minimum Education Required:GED / High School Diploma Employment Status:ACTIVE FULL TIME Career Type:Agronomy, Communications / Marketing, Customer Service, Fertilizer, Grain, Merchandiser / Trader / Broker, Purchasing / Procurement, Sales / Business Development, Supply and Logistics