Junior Farm Marketer

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of , employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargills agricultural supply chain business, where we seamlessly connect farming customers with food, feed and industry.Job Purpose and ImpactThe Junior Farm Marketer will be responsible for the procurement of physical grains and oilseeds, and fulfil transactions and specifications in terms of timing, volume, quantity and cost. We seek a professional who will help buy commodities from farmers, assist in crop analysis, market analysis and strategy implementation. Key AccountabilitiesCollaborate with transportation and logistics, quality assurance, customer managers and credit manager to ensure efficient execution and resolve routine problems. Work with the commercial team on the planning and strategy for farmer purchases. Help plan purchases and transportation to maximise profitable use of stock and storage facilities. Research and analyse various freight opportunities in the marketplace to maximise margin. Handle basic issues and problems under direct supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff. Establish and manage relationships with farmers. Other duties as assigned. QualificationsMinimum QualificationsBachelors degree in a related field or equivalent experience Other minimum qualifications may apply 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.
Johannesburg, GT, ZA