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Grain Buyer - Regina, SK

AGT Foods Canada, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc. is seeking a Grain Buyer to join our Regina Head Office Procurement Team.

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, confident individual with a deep knowledge of the Ag industry in Western Canada. This person will assist the procurement group in the day-to-day planning and coordination of pulse/cereal/oilseed crop purchasing and deliveries.

Depending on qualifications and experience, the following items may be the Grain Buyer’s key or shared areas of focus:

  • Inbound and outbound calling to producers (cold calling is required
  • Issuing grain purchase contracts
  • Administration of contract compliance (signatures) and filing
  • Administration of appropriate and accurate documentation
  • Prospecting and gathering grower information on seeded acres and on farm inventory
  • Various other duties as required

The successful candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Skills using Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) required
  • Sound administration and prioritization skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Work on own initiative with minimum supervision

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com by August 9, 2021.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


Current Postings

Grain Buyer - Regina, SK
Yard Attendant/Driver - Regina, SK
Grain Accountant - Regina, SK
Treasury and Risk Accountant - Regina, SK
Full Time Container Truck Drivers
Key Account Manager – Bismarck, ND or Located Remotely
Facility Assistant - Delisle, SK
Accounts Payable Clerk - Regina, SK
Logistics Coordinator - Regina, SK
Super B Truck Driver - SK
Facility Assistant - Beechy, SK

Yard Attendant/Driver - Regina, SK

AGT Foods Canada a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for a Yard Attendant/Driver to join our team at our Regina Main location.

Key Responsibilities and Expectations:

  • Responsible for care and control of the facility yard, containers and equipment
  • Movement and inventory of containers in the yard
  • Monitor traffic to ensure proper locations of containers
  • Ensure outside carriers follow proper procedures while on the property
  • Maintenance/care of equipment (loader/top lift/tractors)
  • Ensure equipment is fuelled at/near end of shift
  • Responsible to document and report major issues to mechanics
  • Coordinate with shipping to ensure proper containers are provided for loading
  • Ensure accurate daily records of inventory (containers/bags/loads/empties)
  • Ensure security of all loaded containers in the yard
  • Maintenance of yard (snow removal, yard leveling, clean up garbage and dolly pads, drainage, weed control, etc.)
  • Maintenance of the top lift pad
  • Sweep out containers before loading
  • Assist in loading bulk containers or trailers as required
  • Responsible for truck bays for housekeeping and sanitation as assigned
  • Any other tasks and reasonable requests as assigned or required

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Multitask in a fast-paced industry
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Time management with keen attention to detail
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Valid driver’s licenses (5, 1, 1A) 1A Preferred but not Required
  • Basic knowledge equipment functions
  • Mechanically inclined, Skid steer/forklift experience an asset
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Able to work Day Shift
  • Physically capable of lifting max 50kg
  • Frequent standing, walking, kneeling, squatting and bending
  • Follow Food safety and OH&S rules and regulations

Please forward resume and cover letter to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com .

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Grain Accountant - Regina, SK

AGT Foods Canada a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a Grain Accountant to join our Regina Head Office team.

The successful candidate will:

  • Prepare journal entries
  • Perform the monthly reconciliation of general ledger accounts
  • Perform monthly bag inventory reconciliation – book to physical
  • Complete and submit monthly bag duty drawback claims
  • Prepare monthly accrual entries and mark-to-market on balance sheet (AR/AP)
  • Prepare monthly financial reports for processing plants (plant reporting)
  • Assist with testing of internal controls
  • Assist with ancillary accounts payable tasks as required
  • Assist with year-end audit requests
  • Assist in the evaluation and enhancement of existing processes
  • Participate in ad hoc projects and initiatives as required

Skills & Abilities:

  • University degree or diploma, specializing in accounting
  • Current enrollment or willingness to enroll in a professional designation program
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Excel
  • Strong communication skills and attention to planning, process, and detail
  • Must be a self-starter with a positive, entrepreneurial spirit
  • Experience in the Agricultural industry, preferred, but not required
  • Criminal record check to be completed

Please e-mail jobs.ca@agtfoods.com and include your cover letter, resume and salary expectations. Salary to be determined based on education and experience.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Treasury and Risk Accountant - Regina, SK

AGT Foods Canada is seeking a Treasury and Risk Accountant to join our Regina Head Office team.

Working at the Regina Head Office, the Treasury and Risk Accountant will be a key part of the treasury process including factoring, bank transfers and foreign exchange. This position will have visibility into the cash management at a global company and will focus on key areas of risk.

Responsibilities:

  • Administrator on numerous bank accounts
  • Correspond with bank on numerous financial initiatives including draw downs, LIBOR swaps, etc.
  • Coordinate / complete weekly factoring submissions with subsidiaries and the bank
  • Coordinate and consolidate cash flow management submissions from subsidiaries
  • Ensure interest, distributions and dividends are completed in accordance with scheduled dates
  • Prepare monthly interest reasonability analysis
  • Book foreign exchange contracts with counterparties
  • Correspond with internal and external counterparties to ensure complete and accurate submissions for insurance and property taxes
  • Prepare various journal entries
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills & Abilities:

  • Post-secondary education is required, preferably somebody who is interested in pursuing a CPA designation or is already enrolled in the program
  • Equivalent Treasury and Risk experience may also be considered
  • Agricultural experience considered an asset
  • Proficient in all aspects of the Microsoft platform including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Dynamics
  • Willing to work as part of a team to accomplish group goals
  • Self starter who is detail oriented

Please e-mail jobs.ca@agtfoods.com and include your cover letter, resume and salary expectations. Salary to be determined based on education and experience. Posting will close on August 3, 2021.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Full Time Container Truck Drivers

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for Full Time Container Truck Drivers to join our team.

Main Function:

  • Responsible for the operation of AGT Foods tractor trailer power unit(s) and handling various chassis/inter modal/equipment loaded or empty in tractor trailer trucking service.
  • Operation of various heavy equipment required for yard maintenance and container handling
  • Provide truck and chassis maintenance to the extent possible
  • Assists the Truck Driver Coordinator in the operation and equipment supply at AGT Foods compounds.

Description of Work Performed:

  • Truck driver will work closely with the various rail inter modal ramps and equipment providers.
  • Develops and implements good coordination and professional working relationships with both internal and external customers.
  • Operates the equipment to load and off load containers.
  • Provides container chassis maintenance.
  • Maintain daily work and log book records.
  • Perform other duties as required.
  • Night and day shifts available.

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 or equivalence or suitable work related experience
  • Must have class 1 license with air brake endorsement
  • Must provide current drivers abstract
  • Must be able to pass drug testing
  • Must have the ability to work quickly, accurately, and independently

Apply By:

31-Jul-2021

How to Apply?

Please provide Resume and Current Drivers Abstract to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Key Account Manager – Bismarck, ND or Located Remotely

AGT Foods, a division of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc, is seeking a qualified candidate for a Key Account Manager promoting dry pea, lentil, faba bean and chickpea based ingredients to the North American pet food and animal feed market. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, confident individual with an interest in the movement of legume based ingredients from origin to end-use market and attention to detail of the steps to get it there.

Under the direction of the Division Head of Food Ingredients, the successful applicant will:

  • Act as the liaison between AGT foods and customers around North America, providing market intelligence and product expertise
  • Execute and promote a sales strategy to promote pea, lentil, chickpea and faba bean based ingredients to key North American customers in both pet food and animal feed.
  • Using analytical and negotiation skills, will manage all aspects of sales contracts, risks and freight movement, as well as maintain an up-to-date knowledge of market trends and competitor activity
  • Assess risk and exercise exceptional judgment in decision-making
  • Utilize excellent communication skills to build and maintain strong working relationships with internal team members and external clients and customers.
  • Retail new items to the customer and work with key customer personnel achieve optimal distribution.
  • Assess customer’s competitive position, behaviours and strategies and understand how they align with company strategic goals and determine appropriate investment strategy (use of trade, customer marketing, and integrated marketing equities) that will best support a customer’s revenue, profit, and share growth.

The successful candidate will have strong sales skills and in experience in value added agriculture product sales. Language skills are a benefit as well. A combination of education and experience will also be considered. Experience with technology and ability to learn business applications. Fluency in Microsoft Office Suite. A successful candidate will have exceptional problem solving a conflict management skills. Self-motivated and results driven

This role can be located remotely.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for and salary expectations to:
AGT Foods
1611 East Century Ave Suite 102
Bismarck ND 58503
Email: rfinneseth@agtfoods.com
Attn: Robin Finneseth

Apply by July 19, 2021


 

Facility Assistant - Delisle, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for a Facility Assistant to join our team at our Delisle, SK location.

As the Facility Assistant, you will be responsible for tasks associated with receiving, processing and shipping of grain and/or special crops, as well as general labor in and around the facility including light maintenance and repair and general housekeeping. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Receive incoming product from growers and perform certain grain grading measures to assess its quality
  • Prepare, weigh and load railcars and trucks for shipment
  • Prepare shipping documentation and maintain grain samples
  • Perform housekeeping and warehouse duties

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Previous grain and/or special crops experience is considered an asset
  • Must possess a valid class 5 drivers license
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to multitask
  • Positive attitude
  • Must be able to work independently and/or as part of a team
  • Must be able to work any day and/or shift including weekends and holidays
  • Applicant should be punctual, reliable and able to work with minimal supervision

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace. 

Please forward resume to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.


 

Accounts Payable Clerk - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking an Accounts Payable Clerk to join our Regina Head Office team.

Duties:

  • Managing high volume of accounts payable
  • Accurate data entry of accounts payable vouchers
  • Accurate coding of invoices
  • Performing cheque runs and EFTs
  • Communication with vendors and staff regarding payment status
  • Reconciling vendor statements
  • Managing AP inbox
  • Reception desk coverage
  • Perform other related duties as required 

Employment Requirements:

  • Recent graduate in accounting or experience in bookkeeping or accounts payable an asset
  • Strong math and data entry skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • Proficient spoken and written English
  • Punctual, meticulous and reliable
  • Professional, enthusiastic, and personable customer service skills

Please forward resume, cover letter and salary expectations to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Logistics Coordinator - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc. is seeking a Full Time Logistics Coordinator to join our Regina Head Office

We are looking for motivated individuals to join our team focused atmosphere to help move our products from producer to the world. 

Responsibilities:

  • Contract execution
  • Assisting with Bookings (inland and ocean freight)
  • Inventory management
  • Various other duties as required

Skills & Abilities:

  • Highly motivated, independent self-starter
  • Superior organizational, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong computer proficiency in Microsoft office products
  • Direct grain and/or export documentation is preferred but not required
  • Strong background in document tracking or logistics is an asset

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

Super B Truck Driver - Regina, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is looking for a Full Time Super B Truck Driver to join our team.

Main Function:

  • Responsible for the operation of AGT Foods tractor trailer power unit(s) and handling various chassis/inter modal/equipment loaded or empty in tractor trailer trucking service.
  • Operation of various heavy equipment required for yard maintenance and container handling.
  • Provide truck and chassis maintenance to the extent possible.
  • Assists the Truck Driver Coordinator in the operation and equipment supply at AGT Foods compounds.

Description of Work Performed:

  • Truck driver will work closely with the various rail inter modal ramps and equipment providers.
  • Develops and implements good coordination and professional working relationships with both internal and external customers.
  • Operates the equipment to load and off load containers.
  • Provides container chassis maintenance.
  • Maintain daily work and log book records.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 or equivalence or suitable work related experience
  • Must have class 1 license with air brake endorsement
  • Must provide current drivers abstract
  • Must be able to pass drug testing
  • Must have the ability to work quickly, accurately, and independently

Please forward resume and current driver's abstract to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com to apply.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


Facility Assistant - Beechy, SK

AGT Foods, a division of Alliance Pulse Processors Inc., is seeking a Facility Assistant to join its location in Beechy, SK.

The selected applicant will be responsible in assisting the Facility Manager in the day to day operations of the facility.  This will include grain delivery and shipments, office duties, routine maintenance, etc.  

Knowledge of the grain industry and office experience would be considered an asset.  

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.

Please forward resume and cover letter stating the position you are applying for to jobs.ca@agtfoods.com.

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.


 

AGT Foods values and supports employment equity in the workplace.

For more information about careers with AGT Foods, contact us at jobs@agtfoods.com.