Thank you to all applicants in advance, however, we will be corresponding only with those selected for an interview.
Hensall Co-op is seeking a motivated, self-driven sales oriented individual to lead and manage the Poultry sales and service team. You will be responsible for driving profitable growth and implementing tools to help drive success while ensuring high quality customer service. This position will work out of the Hensall location.
Provide effective, strategic leadership for the Animal Nutrition Poultry team
Set short and long-term goals and objectives and develop action plans to achieve business targets
Work with Feed Nutritionist to develop animal nutrition plans based on customer needs
Conduct meetings with sales team to communicate strategic initiatives, solicit feedback and create action plans aimed at exceeding sales objectives
Maintain regular contact with customers and prospects to ensure customer satisfaction and capitalize on opportunities
Drive sales by analyzing agricultural data and making farm visits to customers to identify needs and provide solutions/recommendations as required
Establish and maintain industry contacts with distributors and suppliers that will lead to future sales opportunities
Host producer training and meetings as required to keep livestock producers up to date with any technical information
Keep up to date with competitors’ activities and market trends
Strong team leadership and mentoring capabilities
Excellent customer service, time management, and interpersonal skills
Technical knowledge in livestock feed, nutrition, and new technologies
Strategic selling and negotiation skills
Post-secondary education in an agricultural business-related program
5+ years of experience in an agricultural sales position
If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume through our online portal.
Hensall Co-op is committed to employment equity and encourages members of the four designated groups to apply. Accommodation will be made upon request.