Perdue Farms, Inc. Trade Execution Planner and Commercial Analyst in Salisbury, Maryland
Perdue AgriBusiness is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. An international agricultural products and services company, we handle agricultural commodities and have a diverse portfolio of products and businesses.
Perdue AgriBusiness has an opening for a Trade Execution Planner and Commercial Analyst in Salisbury, MD . This position will be responsible for supporting the endeavors of the trade execution and logistics team for Perdue AgriBusiness' East Coast operations, while participating in commercial decision making on both procurement and sales. He/she will be tasked with assisting with executing the company’s internal and external truck/rail trades efficiently and cost effectively, while managing and executing PABs specialty meal commercial strategy.
Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Execute truck/rail logistics in fulfillment of purchase and sale contract terms for internal and external customers. Duties including contract entry and execution from initial input of a trade in to the system to ensuring payment is received/sent.
Responsible for developing and executing the commercial strategy for PABs specialty meals position.
Coordinate the generation and flow of documents to ensure timely and accurate invoicing, collection and application of payments for all truck/rail shipment.
Be the point of contact person for customers and suppliers for all logistics and documentation related matters. Keep customer informed as to status of shipments.
Be the key interface for supplier and customer pricings, fills, and logistics.
Generate and file reports for internal as well as external stakeholders.
Support stakeholders after hours and weekends as needed.
Undergraduate degree in a related field of study
Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and work under pressure to meet deadlines
Process and systems driven
Strong communications skills
An ideal candidate should have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, competitive environment with a desire to continuously improve trade execution efficiencies and asset utilization while providing superior customer service to internal and external customers.
Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements
Position is mostly sedentary but may require occasional moving to other offices or buildings. May need to move light equipment or supplies from one place to another. May need to access files, supplies and equipment. Work activity is in an office, open-partitioned, cubicle environment.
Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.