Swine Account Manager

POSITION DECRIPTION:

A Swine Account Manager is responsible for maintaining relationships with existing customers as well as developing relationships with prospective new customers. A Swine Account Manager will be charged with promoting the Devenish brand awareness in an effort to deliver nutritional solutions to the swine industry. A Swine Account manager will be motivated to communicate directly with producers while introducing the different tools, services and technologies that Devenish has to offer. With an ethos around partnership and fulfilling the wants and needs of our customers, the Swine Account Manager will work directly with each producer to determine which Devenish nutritional solutions bring value to their specific situation. This position will report directly to the Swine Team Director. We are looking to fill this position within the Upper Midwest.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Gain a full commercial understanding of the Devenish nutritional solutions (products, services, etc)
  • Support selected existing customers to maintain and grow sales opportunities
  • Communicate with prospective new customers to identify mutually beneficial sales opportunities
  • Maintain consistent interactions with other members of the Swine Team to identify potential synergies
  • Assist in the development of new products, services, etc that might be beneficial for your customer base
  • Functional involvement with all personnel directly involved in sales of Devenish nutritional solutions
    (Research, Product Development, Customer Service, Operations, Logistics, Marketing, Accounting, etc.)
QUALIFYING SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES:
  • Knowledge of feed, feed ingredients, feed supplements, animal husbandry and basic animal nutrition
  • Well-rounded retail sales background, preferably in swine animal nutrition
  • Exceptional time management, positive communication skills, self-motivated and desire to work as part of a team
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:
  • Very competitive base salary plus additional commission and bonus potential based on results (no cap)
  • Health Insurance & H.S.A. Contribution – No Cost to the employee and Low Cost for any family members
  • Life Insurance, Short Term & Long Term Disability Insurance – No Cost to the employee 401k Retirement Plan with company match
  • Company Vehicle or Vehicle Allowance plus reimbursement for any business expenses
Guidelines for Applicants:
To apply for this position, please contact us and submit a resume on or before September 30, 2020.

Please email your information to: melvin.ruppert@devenish.com or mail it to:

Devenish Nutrition, LLC
Attn: Melvin Ruppert / HR Manager
2320 Lake Avenue
Fairmont, MN 56031