CHS Inc. Nutrition Consultant in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57107-7027
Date posted: Jun 9, 2021
Job ID: 1833
CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world. We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world. Most of our 11,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.
Are you passionate about working with producers and livestock? If this describes you and you dream about making a difference in agriculture, come join our growing team. CHS Animal Nutrition has an exciting opportunity. We are looking for a Nutrition Consultant. You will promote all aspects associated with the sales and services of the Payback™ products. You must be self motivated, customer focused, and a goal orientated sales representative with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Payback™, our proprietary line of economical animal nutrition delivers consistent, proven results that give ranchers a profit edge. In addition, experienced CHS animal nutritionists offer consultation on the latest in customized ration planning, livestock nutritional management, animal health and environmental engineering, as well as feed financing.
Customize feeding programs that precisely meet the producer’s practices, pastures and preferences.
Make recommendations and develop formulations unique the rancher’s needs, using the latest technology.
Ensure water, forage, grains and feeds are tested regularly in order to provide the most accurate ration balancing and performance projections.
Provide nutrition consultation and sales to key dairy accounts in trade area.
Provide salesmanship to selected dealers or direct accounts according to sales management and assigned dealership manager.
Quoting prices, credit terms, and preparing sales contracts for orders obtained.
Meet the needs and resolve problems of current customers.
Prospect new accounts.
Attend periodic trade shows and nutritional or dairy management meetings to promote company image.
Assist in developing marketing plans and strategies for assigned territory.
Establish and maintain effective public relations through customer education and the promotion of new products.
Work with dealers and producers in a courteous and professional manner.
Maintain a home office and live in the region you work in.
Daily travel throughout assigned sales territory with possibility of overnight stays.
Minimum Qualifications (required)
Bachelor’s degree in an Ag related program (additional years of experience may offset education requirement)
1 plus years of successful sales experience Feed and/or Dairy Experience
Valid driver’s license
Proficient in MS Word and Excel
Ability to travel with overnight stays
Bachelor’s degree in an Ag related program
Experience developing marketing plans, calculating margins and profit
CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation, 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance.
CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Effective January 6, 2020, the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requires employers to conduct a pre-employment verification full query against the newly established License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse prior to beginning employment in a position that requires a valid commercial driver’s license (CDL). Candidates seeking employment in a position that requires a commercial motor vehicle license must voluntarily enter their information into the FMCSA and must provide disclosure authorization, at the time of offer, to CHS or an authorized third-party agent of CHS to verify the information.
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