Primary responsibilities include:
Lead K3 seeds team in following areas of their business operations.
Creation of the seed production plan based on anticipated wholesale and retail sales
Contract acres of cereal seed grains with growers according to the agreed plan
Support the grower when required in growing the crop
Oversee seed production applications for CSGA and CFIA. Harvest Sampling and QA testing
Design and creation of the sales plan for cereals, canola, corn and seed treatment
Determine purchasing strategy of cereals, seed treatment, corn and canola inventory according to pre-sales and spec orders; enter PO for purchase
Outbound communication and sales calls
Enter all communications with vendors and customers into the CRM system and make sure admin as information required for invoicing.
Attend Trade shows and information meetings to promote product offer
Field trials and field days to promote product offer
Develop and maintain inventory management plan
Work with staff to help ensure that all regulatory requirements are met and in good standing (County Lethbridge, CSI, CFIA, CSGA, BS, Conditioner, AWASA, Pesticide Service Vendor, Pesticide)
- Understanding of Seed Industry would be an asset
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Valid Vehicle Operator’s License
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft word
- Ability to work independently
Ideal applicants for this position should be outgoing, detailed oriented and enjoy working in a team environment. A strong desire to learn and gain experience in the agriculture and pedigreed seed industry is expected.
To apply for this position please send your resume and cover letter to: K3 Office: att: Alyssa
ph. 403 738 4517