Conestoga Meats
  • 27-Dec-2013 to 25-Feb-2014 (CST)
  • Procurement
  • Kitchener, Cambridge, Breslau, ON, CAN
  • To be determined based on experience
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Responsibilities:

  • Collect hog bookings from members and transporters
  • Schedule loads and communicate to members/transporters
  • Arrange and communicate to team special arrangements i.e. test loads, custom process, new members etc.
  • Reschedule hogs in events of breakdowns, weather etc.
  • Administer settlement payment process for producers
  • Maintain Producer Web system
  • Ensure newsletters / communiqués are sent out promptly 
  • Ensure producer reports, data and statistics are sent to members daily
  • Maintain data bases for each producer member
  • Ensure members are CQA/On-trace/export compliant
  • Be and ambassador for Animal Welfare
  • Animal welfare monitor (CQA)  
  • Assist with sourcing new producer members
  • Monitor trucking to ensure TQA compliance
  • Develop a trucking report card system to allow us to benchmark each company with regards to service and outcomes etc.
  • Liaise with the Board of Directors as required
  • Attend industry/producer/government meetings
  • Work with government, industry and producers to ensure compliance with regulations and implantation of continuous improvement initiatives
  • Develop presentations and updates at industry/producer meetings
  • Demonstrate and promote Company values

Qualifications:

  • Completion of a College/University degree in a related field of study
  • 1-3 years of experience working in business in agriculture
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to negotiate win/win outcomes
  • Ability to work independently with a high sense of urgency
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing requirements.
  • Travel is required and own transportation is necessary  



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