|Date of posting here||December 04, 2011|
|Type of position||Professional Masters or PhD required|
|Employer||Land O’Lakes, Inc.|
|Description of Employer||Land O’Lakes, Inc. (http://www.landolakesinc.com) is a national, farmer-owned food and agricultural cooperative with annual sales of $11 billion. Land O’Lakes does business in all 50 states and more than 60 countries. It is a leading marketer of a full line of dairy-based consumer, foodservice and food ingredient products across the United States; serves its international customers with a variety of food and animal feed ingredients; and provides farmers and ranchers with an extensive line of agricultural supplies (feed, seed, and crop protection products) and services. Land O’Lakes also provides agricultural assistance and technical training in more than 25 developing nations.|
|Closing date of competition||1/31/12|
|Date position available||11/30/11|
|Description of duties||
|Qualifications sought||Advanced degree, MS or PhD, in agronomy or closely aligned field. Minimum of 5 years of field experience. Individuals with BS degrees who possess extensive industry and field experience will be considered.Delivers clear, concise and effective verbal and written messages appropriate to one’s audience(s).
Establishes and sustains strong working relationships with associates, customers and business partners.
Responds appropriately and takes personal responsibility for meeting customers’ expectations; maintains effective communications with customers; works to improve service with customers by knowing and anticipating customers’ needs and matching needs to products/services.
||Please apply directly to the position through the website|