Network Business Manager in Thorndale at Sollio Agriculture

Date Posted: 11/5/2019

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Sollio Agriculture, the Agri-business Division of La Coop fédérée, is a Canadian leader in the agriculture industry. It specializes in the merchandising of farm inputs and value-added agronomic services. It benefits from a synergy between three sectors: livestock production, crop production and grains. Present in almost every part of Canada, it has close to 1,100 employees and made $2.125 billion in sales in 2018 in Canada and abroad. For more information about Sollio Agriculture, visit



Our sector is seeking a:



Network Business Manager -  ()



Work location: Belton, Ontario

Status: Permanent, Full Time,



This role will act as a strategic business partner to support the Agronomy Company of Canada (ACC) reporting directly to the GM. Ultimately responsible for the decision making that helps with the profitability and growth of the JV partners. The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Manage the relationship and driving the business with each one of our joint venture (JV) partners;
  • Work with and support JVs on positioning and forecasting for the upcoming season with procurement team;
  • Support inventory management in partnership with JVs and office support;
  • Support acquisitions, operations and CAPEX planning;
  • Work with partners on the day-to-day operations;
  • Liaison between office support staff and JV locations;
  • Assist the GMs in new business opportunities, governance and franchise/shareholder agreements and compliance;
  • Support finding new opportunities for JV partners through acquisitions and optimization;
  • Help with strategic direction for the JV partners and ACC.



  • You hold a University 1st cycle degree;
  • You possess 7-10 years of prior relevant or related experience;
  • You have excellent negotiating and problem-solving skills;
  • You are recognized for your strong interpersonal skills with the capacity to develop and maintain productive relationships with various partners;
  • You possess excellent communication and leadership skills with the ability to share your vision and provide coaching;
  • You have the ability to successfully analyze and interpret documents and situations.


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, by 04/12/2019 at the latest.

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.