The Grain Buyer is responsible for procuring grain from producer customers, commercial accounts and managing a customer database for the location. Team members in this position monitor the competitiveness of cash grain bids and policies. They also must develop and build strong customer relationships. Grain Buyers will need to be aware of CBOT grain prices at all times and understand current market news, local, U.S. and World S&D and other fundamental and technical market factors to talk intelligently to customers about the market outlook. Grain Buyers are accountable for informing management of grain movements and other local news that may impact local buying efforts. Grain Buyers also may fill in for the Scale Master and must understand grain weighing and grading procedures and policies.
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