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''Innovation is facilitated by having the right people in the
right roles with the right skills and values.''
- Charles Koch, Koch Industries Chairman and CEO


Flint Hills Resources is currently seeking an Merchandiser to join their Biofuels & Ingredients team in Fairbank, IA. In this role, you will work directly with local farmers and plant operations to strengthen business relationships and opportunities for growth.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
  • Assist with the development, communication and execution of priorities and strategies for the Fairbank ethanol plant.
  • Collaborate with all FHR's merchandisers to understand and communicate market values 
  • Establish long-term relationships with your customers by developing an understanding of their business and what they value  
  • Active customer interaction skillset including customer visits, face to face meetings, making outbound phone calls
  • Understand both truck and rail freight spreads and impact on market basis values 
  • Capability to consolidate global and local market drivers into a Point of View and executable purchasing strategy for the Fairbank plant
  • Develop sound market knowledge and assist with implementing processes to grow commercial merchandising strategies, support plant initiatives, and expand trading opportunities outside the Fairbank plant 
  • Drive for continuous improvement as you assist with the inbound logistics of the facility 
  • Help to drive base business and innovation through organizational and site activities 
What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Valid and current government issued driver's license
  • Passion for working with Grain & Feed customers
What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 0-5 years of experience in grain merchandising or similar applicable experience
  • Grain, Ethanol and DDG industry knowledge
  • Bachelor's degree in Agriculture Business, Agriculture Economics or Finance, Business Administration or Marketing
  • Willingness to relocate

Want to learn more about Flint Hills Resources?

This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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