Grain Buyer

North Dakota Mill & Elevator   Grand Forks, ND   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on May 15, 2020

The North Dakota Mill, a state owned flour mill located in Grand Forks, ND is seeking a Grain Buyer to assist in grain procurement of milling quality spring wheat and durum for processing at the North Dakota Mill. Working extensively to develop and maintain relationships with producers and elevators.

The Grain Buyer is responsible for negotiating the purchase price of milling quality spring wheat and durum. Hedging grain purchases and flour sales with grain futures to prevent loss. Analyzing market trends caused by weather, exports, crop conditions and world politics. Maintaining data from grain inventory transactions and reconcile month-end inventory reports. Processing scale tickets and grain payments, insuring that proper deductions and fees are taken. And coordinating and maintaining truck unloading schedule.

Seeking candidate with a Bachelor's degree in Business or Ag related field. Agricultural Economics preferred. Computer proficiency to sufficiently allow using computerized grain market information systems. Ability to weigh fundamental and technical influences on the grain market so as to procure inventory at profitable levels. Good customer service skills. 2 years grain marketing experience preferred

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer