Ruminant Nutrition Specialist in Moncton at Sollio Agriculture

Date Posted: 4/19/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are Sollio Agriculture. We support farmers across Canada to help them maximize their performance, keeping in mind that there are only 24 hours in a day and 365 days in a year.

We bring together passionate people devoted to helping each other and moving forward together. These are men and women who are not afraid to work hard and get their hands dirty, every day. For them, agriculture is about family, community, and food. 

Our pan-Canadian presence means that we’re there for them, on-site, when and where they need us. With our partners’ facilities as well as our own, we now have a total of 320 locations in nine provinces. Our goal is to support our farmers and the local areas where they operate.  In short, we’re both close by and everywhere they need us to be. Our advisors are their advisors—the people who have always been by their side and know every acre of their local area. sollio.ag/en

 

 

 

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Work Location: 350 Elmwood Drive, Moncton, NB 

Status: Permanent, Full Time,

 

Reporting to the Regional Manager, this position is accountable for technology transfer to the feed sales team and customers.  Also involved with feed product development and feed formulation.

THE CHALLENGES WE OFFER

  • Works with front line sales team to develop customer feeding programs to enhance the prosperity of our producers
  • Provides technical support, training and solutions to feed sales representatives and customers virtually and through farm visits
  • Enhances sales of ruminant feeds through information meetings and marketing ideas.
  • Maintains and updates ration balancing software models and ingredient libraries.
  • Ensures feed sales team is up to date on the applications and programs used for on-farm evaluations, ensuring excellent customer service.
  • Evaluates opportunity ingredients with feed formulation team.
  • Present at producer meetings and industry meetings when applicable as a Sollio ambassador.

 

 


YOU FIT THE FOLLOWING PROFILE

  • You have a BSc in Animal Science and extensive experience in ruminant feeding programs, or you hold a MSc in Ruminant nutrition;
  • You possess sound knowledge of livestock production and management and a thorough understanding of the local industry;
  • You have proven ability to prioritize responsibilities, motivate and support others;
  • You possess analytical skills with attention to detail and excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • You have an inquisitive nature & the desire to solve both simple & complex problems

 

If you want to join the ranks of an organization with a bright future that provides interesting challenges, a stimulating work environment as well as a competitive compensation package, we invite you to join our team.

Send your application to http://sollio.ag/career,  

We thank all candidates for their interest in this position; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Sollio Agriculture and Atlantic Farm Services Inc. are equal opportunity employers.

Thank you for your consideration.