Feed Division Manager

Added: November 18, 2019

Job Location: Ames, Iowa

We are looking for a motivated individual, with fresh ideas and efficient execution to step into this Feed Division Manager role at a Central Iowa Cooperative.  This person will direct all aspects of the Feed Division including:

Areas of Focus:

  • Develop and implement sales and marketing programs
  • Communication within all of the sales and marketing staff
  • Coach, train and lead the staff in implementation of plans and goals
  • Oversee the administration of the feed department
    • Work alongside the management team in preparing the business plan, including budgeting for the feed department, including sales and marketing expenses, operational maintenance and other expenses
    • Effectively manage the department with a clear focus on safety practices, customer satisfaction, quality product management, business expertise & financial & asset management
    • Prepare and regularly review reports needed to manage the department

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree & 10+years in a management position
    • Masters Degree is preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Willing to work a flexible schedule to accommodate the various workloads
  • Proven leadership and management skills
  • Must have working knowledge of and the ability to merchandise a feed department
    • Operation of equipment and facilities
    • Proven ability to establish and manage customer relationships
    • Feed handling, marketing, quality
    • Accounting practices for managing a profitable feed operation

For more information on this position, please contact Brad – brad@greatplainsinc.com

 

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