A company on the move
This is a remarkable time for global agriculture and for Richardson. Our industry is undergoing unprecedented growth to meet increasing global demand and our company is experiencing transformational growth as we lead Canada’s food and agriculture sectors into the future. Richardson International is Canada’s largest, privately owned agribusiness and has served farmers across the country for more than 150 years.
This team is responsible for administering and managing grain sale and purchase contracts and related logistics. Coordinators interact with commodity merchants, hedge desk and accountants to ensure that commodity purchase/ sale positions are constantly updated and in balance, and to analyze freight arbitrage opportunities. Together with the rail, truck and marine team, Coordinators ensure product is moved in a timely manner to meet contractual requirements, perform reporting to US and Canada Customs for trans-border moves, invoice customers for domestic grain sales, and manage associated accounting activities.
The ideal candidate should have a post secondary degree and 2 to 5 years experience in a transportation role, proven communication and organizational skills, and a strong focus on accuracy and detail. Grain industry knowledge will be considered a strong asset.
Interested candidates should visit www.richardson.ca to upload their cover letter and résumé before January 31st, 2013.
Richardson International provides an excellent compensation package consisting of competitive salary, pension, a flexible benefits plan and training and career development opportunities.
Richardson values diversity in the workplace. Women, aboriginal people, visible minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and self identify.