The risk management analyst is responsible for watching market trends and researching cost comparisons to ensure the organization is operating in a cost-effective manner.
Skills and Qualifications:
- Demonstrated leadership experience in market research, strategic analytics, and synthesis of insights into actionable strategies.
- Strong understanding of futures markets and livestock commodity trading systems
- Ability to develop and implement short and longterm strategies to purchase livestock at cash and/or basis levels below the market and profit plans.
- Be able to negotiate favorable pricing from suppliers
Education and Training:
A degree in marketing, agriculture, economics, business administration or a related field with experience in strategic analytics, including Secondary and Industry data analysis. Knowledge of the principles and practices of marketing, economics and business administration and of sales, expecially if related to agriculture or livestock evaluation.