Our client is a leading producer and processor of canola based products. With over 2,500 employees in Canada and the United States, it is one of the best managed companies in Canada. To complete their team based in Boucherville, they are looking to recruit a Senior Merchandiser.
Reporting to the Director of Merchandising, the incumbent will develop purchasing strategies for the Grain and Oil programs. He or she will analyze markets, understand trends and analyze risks.
He or she will also be called upon to develop new markets in order to increase purchases/sales to ensure customer satisfaction (long term).
You have a degree in Agriculture, Business or another related field. You have at least 5 years of experience in commodity trading (knowledge of the grain market is a definite asset). You are a strong communicator, analytical and are recognized as a seasoned negotiator. You want to contribute to the success of all parts of the company. Therefore, your vision is strategic, thoughtful and considers industry risks.