1144 Vedder Crossing, Chilliwack, BC V2R 3N7
Ph: 604-823-6222 Fax: 604-608-3939

Job Number: 11777

Farm Type:Manager (General) Positions
Persons Required:1
Job Duration:Full time  (Permanent position)
Job Starts:Immediately
    Other Job Details:
    Skills Needed:
    Individuals with passion for quality service and relationship building combined with strength at value based selling and problem solving is our ideal candidate. This position offers a positive teamwork environment and a comprehensive benefits package with a competitive salary that is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    Education Required:
    •Degree or Diploma, preferably in Agriculture.

    •Minimum 3-5 years of supervisory or management experience in a sales and service environment with the ability to deliver effective sales strategies.

    •Hands on, highly motivated individual with knowledge of the dairy industry and thorough understanding of dairy herd management practices.

    • Proficiency with relevant computer software, hardware, preferably with commercial dairy equipment systems.

    • Superior communication and interpersonal skills.

    • Staff supervisory experience, as well as being fluent in English and French will be considered an asset.

    •Lead Sales and Promotions of Lactanet products and services, with the objective to achieve growth of Market Share and develop customer loyalty.

    •Direct Sales, Installation and Support of DairyComp Herd Management Software. A key responsibility will be to assist customers to understand and effectively utilize DairyComp information and features, to improve overall herd management and herd profitability.

    •Direct and manage the Lactanet field staff team in Eastern Ontario.

    Other Job Information:
    Undisclosed company is a producer owned organization, providing innovative dairy herd management and genetic services to more than 10,000 dairy farm customers and professional advisors throughout the country. We are a national company created by a partnership of Canadian Dairy Network (CDN), CanWest DHI and Valacta organizations providing all components of genetic evaluation, milk recording (data collection, lab analysis, data processing, etc.), herd management software and solutions, applied research and innovation, advisory services, knowledge transfer and traceability.