CHS Member Cooperative Career Center

Agronomy Team Lead / Manager

Location: Eastern, Missouri
Date Posted: 01-17-2018
CHS Aligned Solutions is providing Selection Services for a member cooperative in eastern Missouri, an hour northwest of St. Louis, to hire an Agronomy team lead.
 
Position Overview:
Be part of a team where your contribution can make a positive impact for the local producers as well as agronomy team.  This position will lead sales and operational activities of the agronomy department.
 
Responsibilities include:
  • Oversee the agronomy department by reviewing budgets, setting sales goals and evaluating seed programs.
  • Assess training and career development needs of sales staff and keep up-to-date on advancements in the industry.
  • Preparing periodic sales report showing sales volume and potential sales.
  • Develops sales patterns, advertising and promotional plans.
  • Responsible for sales, inventories, and margin on fertilizer, Ag chemicals, and seed.
 
Basic Requirements:
  • At least 5 years of experience working in agronomy
  • Ability to work long hours seasonally
  • A CCA is preferred but not a requirement
  • Clean driving record and ability to pass pre-employment drug screen
 
This is an equal opportunity employer with competitive pay and benefits.  All applicants need to apply online.  For any questions, please reach out to Dani Heeren at Danielle.heeren@chsinc.com
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