Location Manager – Neepawa

July 10, 2024

Job Description

LOCATION MANAGER – REDFERN FARM SERVICES- NEEPAWA

Are you a leader in the agriculture industry seeking your next career advancement? Redfern Farm Services is currently hiring for the role of Location Manager, a pivotal position within our leadership team. As Location Manager, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the operational efficiency of our retail agricultural location. This includes leading and supervising a team, as well as contributing to the strategic direction of our organization.

If you are eager to take on greater responsibility and have a passion for developing teams, we encourage you to submit your resume. Join us at Redfern Farm Services and be a part of shaping the future of our industry.

The work location for this position is Neepawa, Manitoba.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  •  Competitive wage scale offered.
  • Annual performance bonus.
  • Flexible work environment.
  • Full health and dental benefits.
  • RSP matching available.
  • Work truck, phone, and laptop.
  • Professional development fund (including professional certification fees, training etc.)

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Maintain all company facilities and equipment in safe and good working condition.
  • Manage inventories of all products ongoing and submit balanced timely reports in accordance with directives from Head Office personnel.
  • Implement effective sales and marketing programs to promote sale of products and services utilizing high level of customer interaction.
  • Establish sales budget by customer, by product; update as required.
  • Recommend and develop marketing plans and advertising strategies under the direction of the President.
  • Track and document competitors’ pricing and sales activities.
  • Manage, motivate, and coach directly reporting employees.
  • Ensure all company policies, procedures, and programs are adhered to.
  • Provide direction to and coordinate activities of Agronomist(s) and additional sales staff.
  • Monitor outstanding accounts and ensure balances meet approved credit compliance.

*Request a Job Description for further details.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED:

  • Diploma or degree in Agribusiness, Management, or a field related to Agronomy/Agriculture, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must have Pesticide Dispenser Certificate (or the ability to attain).
  • Customer Application Course/Certificate is an asset.
  • Background in agriculture and strong agronomic knowledge with technical product knowledge of crop inputs is essential.
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience working in an operational leadership position, ideally in the (retail) Agriculture services industry.
  • Must have experience with and understanding of financials/budgets and interpreting and actioning results.
  • Must have customer service experience with the ability to recognize and respond to customer needs.
  • Must be technology savvy and have strong computer skills with an interest in modern agriculture (Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel, Word, and industry programs)
  • Ability to work outside of normal work hours when required to meet business/customer needs.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

APPLY TODAY!

To apply for this opportunity, please send your cover letter and resume to West-Can HR at apply@westcanhr.com. For more information about this position, or for a detailed job description, call our office at 204-727-0008.

Only the applicants who are selected for further consideration will be contacted. We thank all jobseekers for their interest and potential application.

WHY SHOULD YOU WORK FOR OUR CLIENT?

Redfern Farm Services is passionate about providing crop input products, services, equipment, and expertise to customers across Manitoba. Being part of the Redfern Farm Services team means you get to work with a group of retail ag professionals to support customers across Manitoba. For more information about Redfern Farm Services, visit their website: http://redferns.ca/

ABOUT WEST-CAN HR

Our team of Recruiters and HR Professionals are experts at matching jobseekers with career opportunities. Our goal is to connect with jobseekers and support their job search by utilizing our community connections and Jobseeker Network.

If you apply for this position and are selected for further consideration, this is our process:

  1. We screen applicant resumes based on the required qualifications for the role.
  2. We contact qualified individuals that are part of our Jobseeker Network to share the opportunity with them.
  3. If selected, you will meet with the Lead Recruiter so we can learn more about you, your work experience, skills, and qualifications.
  4. The top candidates are presented to the employer for selection. From there, we support the interviewing and hiring process.

 

 

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