The Wilbur Ellis Company Feed Division is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington and is a marketer and distributor of value-added feed ingredients in North America and Asia-Pacific. Wilbur Ellis provides feed solutions to our customers and suppliers in the Livestock, Pet Food and Aquaculture Industries. Providing a complete supply chain, including logistics, warehousing and customer service, in addition to our expertise in import/export and regulatory, sets Wilbur-Ellis apart from our competitors. We understand the importance of providing on time delivery of specified products and honoring our commitments to suppliers and customers.
We have an opportunity for a Li vestock Feed Merchandiser to work out of our office in Golden, Colorado . The person in this key position will have the opportunity to work as part of our growing team of merchandisers and participate in the procurement and sales of animal feeds. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated individual who thrives in a dynamic and challenging environment and is interested in opportunities for growth and development.
- Establish lasting relationships with suppliers and customers
- Source competitively priced animal feed for the livestock industry
- Market feed ingredients to customers with consideration for value, price, quality and safety
- Promote company name/reputation in marketplace
- Collect market information and gain comprehensive knowledge about the commodities we buy and sell
- Manage risk by operating within established guidelines
Required Skills, Experience and Competencies:
- A professional individual with a minimum of 3 years Livestock Feed procurement and sales experience.
- A Bachelor’s degree in Ag Business or related discipline, and/or an appropriate combination of experience and education.
- An individual with a high level of integrity, who will represent the Company and the Division well.
- A team player who excels at building relationships with customer supplier and co-workers.
- A creative thinker who can manage and grow a business, discover and vet opportunities as part of a dynamic merchandising team.
Founded in 1921, Wilbur-Ellis is a leading international marketer and distributor of agricultural products, animal feed and specialty...