Grain Originator – Parnell in Farmer City, IL 61842


Grain Originator

Parnell, IL

Who we are:
Primient is a leading producer of food and industrial ingredients made from plant-based, renewable sources. We deliver value through deep technical, commercial, and operational excellence that is backed by our long-standing corn wet milling heritage. Wherever we are in the process, from field to customer, our priorities are focused on ensuring we produce the safest, highest quality products through practices that uphold both our responsibility and commitments to our people and our planet.

What you’ll be doing:
This position will function as Grain Merchant/Originator for the Parnell facility of Primient Grain. In addition, this position will also work closely with the other managers in the region and group to procure grain for the network.

Details about what you will be doing:

Work as a team along with the other Primient Grain facilities across the region and group for procurement of grain
Customer growth through on farm visits
Forecasting customer growth and total elevator origination
Manage truck logistics
Position Management and Basis Trading
Scale operations and grain grading
Hedging Grain through the futures market

The Ideal Candidate will have:

1 year of experience in country elevator or grain related business, preferred
Experience with Grain Marketing Software, preferred
Fluent with Microsoft Office
GED/High School Diploma required. College degree in a related Ag-Business field, preferred

Travel Required
Some US based travel required to other Primient locations and customers.

What we offer you:
At Primient, you will have the opportunity to drive end-to-end solutions, while owning a high level of accountability and ownership. Additionally, we offer….

Benefits from Day 1
401k Match
Bonus program
A chance to make dynamic, substantive change in a growing company

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging
We are passionate believers in the power of difference. We strive to represent the communities in which we operate and to provide an inclusive, welcoming environment for all. We want Primient to be a place where every employee feels they belong and knows they are seen, heard, valued and safe to speak up. Our aspiration is to unlock the full potential in diverse perspectives, while offering everyone an equal chance to grow, thrive and progress.

Primient is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of an inclusive workforce.

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