Grain Trading Merchant Job in Nakuru County, Kenya

Job Title: Grain Trading Merchant
 
Contract: Permanent                       
 
Location: Nakuru County, Kenya
 
Profile Introduction: Our client, a leader in Agribusiness within the Greater East African region, seeks to recruit a self-driven individual to fill the position of Grain Trading Merchant.
 
The successful candidate will be tasked with sourcing grain from large scale farmers; generating revenue from producers; developing and managing long-term relationships as well as a stakeholder engagement. 

 

The Grain Trading Merchant will also sell the client’s full range of products, services and solutions.
 
The successful candidate will have the following primary responsibilities:
  • Sourcing for high quality grain from farmers throughout the year;
  • Managing supply chain logistics;
  • Providing accurate inputs to crop forecasting model;
  • Advising producers on market trends and opportunities;
  • Analysing and Managing producer risk exposures within limits as defined under authority;
  • Relationship and Brand Management in the Agricultural Industry;
  • Ensuring Due Diligence and Corporate Governance while contracting;
  • Seeking additional revenue opportunities with producers ;
  • Timely and accurate reporting of all transactions.
Competencies
  • Customer Focus and Relationship building;
  • Entrepreneurship;
  • Leadership capability;
  • Drive for Execution;
  • Stakeholder Management
Minimum Requirements
  • Business degree from a recognized university;
  • 5- 8 years working experience in Agribusiness preferably grain sourcing;
  • Understanding and working knowledge of the Agricultural Industry especially Grain selling;
  • Possess a valid driving license
How to Apply

If you are qualified and up to the challenge apply through www.altimaafrica.com/careers.php  before 5PM, Friday 5th August 2016. 
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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