15 days old

Sr. Merchandiser - Meal

Benson Hill, Inc
St Louis, MO 63103
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About Benson Hill

Benson Hill empowers innovators to develop more healthy, tasty and sustainable food by unlocking the natural genetic diversity of plants. Benson Hill's CropOS platform combines machine learning and big data with breeding techniques and plant biology to drastically accelerate and simplify the product development process. This platform allows for cost-effective and more efficient ways for companies to analyze and make improvements in plant genetics. Benson Hill brings a unique and holistic approach to our product and platform development, as we span a broader workflow involving trait and seed development, genome editing, and breeding all the way to creating better ingredients and varieties that tap a strong consumer demand for more flavorful and nutritious fruits and vegetables. More information can be found online atwww.bensonhill.com. Follow us on Twitter at@BensonHillInc.

Our Purpose and Core Values

Our Core Values are a set of common principles we share that are fundamental to our company's identity.

  • Be Bold! We redefine boundaries by providing new solutions to difficult problems. Together we are driven to transform the future and will not allow the fear of failure to prevent us from innovating. We voice our opinions, embrace change, and challenge each other to think creatively.
  • Be Inspired! We have purpose in our work-we are curious, engaged, and have fun. We maintain an active learning mindset and are motivated by diverse people and thoughts. We are energized by all innovators and together we aim to make an impact and contribute to building a better world.
  • Be Real! We understand who we are, what we want to achieve, and what it takes to get there. We hold each other accountable through timely, candid, and well-intentioned feedback. Together we engage in honest communication and healthy debate that leads to success through true alignment.
Position Summary

Reporting to the VP of Business Operations, the Sr. Meal Merchandiser will be responsible for leading commodity meal and hull merchandising.

You Will:

  • Market meals and hulls to meet commercial/operational plans at manufacturing sites
  • Build and maintain a database of feedlots, traders and brokers
  • Cultivate relationships with regional feeders and traders and help build the Benson Hill brand
  • Coordinate multi-commodity shipping logistics
  • Develop destination-market put-through warehousing program
  • Record purchases and report timely and accurately to grain settlement / accounting teams
  • Update cash prices, basis and premiums daily
  • Actively communicate market data and views on risk management strategy
  • Manage cash and futures positions, including spreads
You Have:
  • A minimum of 3 (three) years' experience in feed/protein meal sales, preferably in a soybean crushing business
  • A bachelor's degree in business administration, agricultural economics, economics, finance, accounting, sales & marketing or a related field
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to work effectively with senior management and external stakeholders including:
  • Individual must be an independent thinker who is able to perform in an evolving and changing environment while maintaining a high energy level
  • Experience working with organizations during rapid growth and expansion
  • Highly proficient using complete Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc)
We have:
  • A Collaborative Environment
  • A flexible PTO program with a focus on work/life balance
  • Competitive medical benefits and retirement savings plan
  • FREE Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Education reimbursement
  • PAID parental leave
  • And more....

Posted: 2021-09-11 Expires: 2021-10-10
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