Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions

Are you a good fit?

While competitive compensation is obviously an important aspect of any job, the people who are most successful at Nutrien Ag Solutions also look at other factors. If you're considering joining our team, take a quick look at the attributes below to see if you're the right fit for us – and we're the right fit for you.

  • Safety first - You will stop any unsafe work activity and seek clarification to ensure everyone's safety.
  • You are a steward of your resources and work to leave a positive mark on the world.
  • You can become an advocate and ambassador for the organization's mission to help feed the world. 
  • You own your work; you can walk through the unexpected to deliver on commitments without excuses or blame.
  • You are a change leader and  can develop new approaches to achieve extraordinary results.
  • You can be a part of one company and one collective team by working to inspire others and working towards the development of yourself and those around you.
  • You demonstrate a willingness to embrace change to strive for continuous improvement and consider the safety of people, environment, physical assets and reputation of the company.
  • You can build and lead Nutrien Ag Solutions culture by embodying Nutrien Ag Solutions values and behaviors.
  • While growing with our company over time, you can proactively develop value-added solutions that improve customer productivity by anticipating customer needs.
  • You demonstrate commitment to the well-being and success of others by valuing unique perspectives of others and recognizing the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
  • You will win together by sharing knowledge and best practices across and within the business units, functions or work locations to drive business results for the organization.
  • You embody and bring our Core Values to life: Safety, People, Execution and Ownership Mindset, Customer Focus, Operational Excellence, Sustainability, Innovation, and Effective Collaboration.

If you nodded "yes" several times, we encourage you to look at our current opportunities and apply.

Array ( [jobid] => 2019-9248 [title] => Actagro - Supply Chain Manager [posted] => 1557774960 [locations] => US-Biola [category] => Supply Chain, Distribution & Logistics [description] => <p style="margin-bottom: 10.0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Actagro - Supply Chain Manager&nbsp;(Biola, CA/US)</strong></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Job Summary: </strong>The Supply Chain Manager will provide overall supervision and management of the Raw Material Purchasing, Forecasting, Warehousing and Sales &amp; Operations Planning (S&amp;OP) process in a fast-paced and complex chemical manufacturing and distribution environment in accordance with company policies and applicable laws. </span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 10pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><strong>What you will do: </strong></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Duties &amp; Responsibilities: Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:</strong></span></p><ul><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Responsible for forecasting and planning of production at multiple manufacturing facilities including bulk and final packaging, inventory control and procurement of raw materials and finished products</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Manage the sourcing process to drive cost out of the supply chain by managing the following: Negotiation strategies including Terms and Conditions, Supplier selection/de-selection, evaluation and rationalization of Supply chain solutions, including supplier consignment, safety stock levels, and third-party warehouse / VMI. Work closely with Supervisor to enhance strategic partnerships with key suppliers and vendors.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Initiates the New Material Evaluation Form (NMEF) and Continuing Material Evaluation Form (CMEF) for new and current chemistries that are and can be used in the manufacturing process.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Maintains a list of approved and unapproved manufactures and products and uses this to aid and evaluate products for the NMEF and CMEF process.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Works closely with R&amp;D to source new materials for future and current projects.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Establish and maintain measurable performance metrics for all levels of procurement and logistics activities to include but not limited to supplier performance, supplier quality, purchase order entry, delivery performance, and material shortage elimination. </span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Develops an overall vendor base which creates and sustains a competitive advantage, utilizing global market exploitation, leveraging spend, and leveraging of technologies to ensure Actagro has a competitive advantage in the market.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Manage material flow to insure inventory is maintained to the optimum level to support on time customer deliveries while keeping inventory holdings at the appropriate levels to maximize cash flow and warehouse space.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Source, direct, and manage any outsourced toll manufacturing or packaging to provide cost effective, reliable, and quality services / products to meet the demand plan.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Leads Actagro&rsquo;s S&amp;OP process and is key liaison between the sales organization / key customers and Manufacturing. Responsible for driving continuous improvement in the supply chain while maintaining and improving the customer experience.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Process owner for S&amp;OP which includes gathering of forecasts and historical sales patterns to use in Demand Planning and Inventory Management in order to provide a MRP to the manufacturing sites.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Prepares and controls department budgets in conjunction with accounting department. </span></li></ul><p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><strong>What you will bring: </strong></span></p><ul><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Bachelor&rsquo;s Degree is required (Supply Chain, Business or related field highly desirable), from an accredited college or university, or equivalent practical experience. </span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Requires 5 plus years of Management experience and regulatory knowledge of procurement in a manufacturing environment, preferably in an Agriculture or Specialty Chemical company. </span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">International sourcing experience helpful, but not necessary. </span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Five or more years of experience with rail, truck, and ocean logistics highly desirable.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Demand and supply planning experience, including S&amp;OP, in the production of food, agriculture or pharmaceutical products, preferably in a batch operation.</span></li><li><span style="font-family: calibri,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">Proven leadership skills with a required minimum of at least 5 years of coordination/supervisory experience and be well versed in the issued encountered by management.</span></li></ul><p style="margin-bottom: 10.0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><strong><span style="color: black;">Are you a good match? Apply today!</span></strong></span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 10.0pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: calibri, sans-serif;">Actagro is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. &nbsp;We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 10.0pt;"><span style="font-family: calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><span style="color: black;">This job will remain posted until filled.&nbsp;In accordance with&nbsp;Actagro policies, y</span>ou will be required to undergo a background check, and may be required to undergo a substance test. <span style="color: black;">While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.</span></span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 15.0pt 0in;"><span style="font-family: calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;"><strong><span style="color: black;">To stay connected to us and for the latest job postings and news, </span></strong><strong><span style="color: black;">f</span></strong><strong><span style="color: black;">ollow us on:</span></strong> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/company/nutrien" target="_blank" rel="noopener">&nbsp;LinkedIn</a><span style="color: black;">,&nbsp;</span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/nutrienltd/" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="color: #005696;">Facebook</span></a><span style="color: black;">&nbsp;and</span><a href="https://twitter.com/nutrienltd?lang=en" target="_blank" rel="noopener">&nbsp;Twitter</a><span style="color: black;">&nbsp;</span></span></p> [sbu] => Nutrien Ag Solutions [corporate] => [retail] => https://retailcareers-nutrien.icims.com/jobs/9248/job?mode=apply [wholesale] => ) 1