CBH Group

Grain Services Manager - Adelaide

CBH Group

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

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Job Posted: 08/08/2018

Job Category:

Administration & Reception / Administration / Assistant

Job description:

The CBH Group is an integrated grain supply chain co-operative owned and controlled by approximately 4,200 Western Australian grain growing businesses. CBH is Australia’s largest co-operative, with operations extending along the grain supply chain from storage, handling and transport to marketing and processing.

Our safety vision is that everyone returns home safely at the end of each work day. We’re committed to providing a safe, healthy and productive work environment with a diverse and inclusive culture.

The role

Reporting into the Head of Accumulations the role is responsible for the management of all administrative functions associated with grower pricing and contracting in Eastern Australia, as well as managing the Grain Services Administrator and the Grower Service Centre during harvest. The role will also:

  • Manage grower and consultant enquiries
  • Manage the contract washout process at the conclusion of the delivery period
  • Conduct regular liaison throughout each day with Regional Managers, Grower Service Centre and Trading teams on contract and pricing matters
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with grower brokers and consultants
  • Manage the price discretion process in conjunction with the Trading team
  • Identify and implement process improvements
  • Provide input to projects and initiatives as required

There will also be regular travel required to the CBH head office in Perth, Western Australia.

Skills and experience

The successful applicant will have excellent attention to detail with a strong customer focus and the ability to work well in a small team environment. The successful applicant will also require:

  • A strong background in grain contracting and administration
  • Good knowledge of the Australian grain industry
  • Proven ability to effectively deal with confidential information
  • Highly developed organisational and administrative skills and a capacity to resolve issues promptly and effectively
  • Strong verbal, written and communication skills
  • Highly experienced in use of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience working autonomously and in a satellite office is highly desirable

If this position is right for you, apply before close of business Wednesday 22nd August 2018 . To find out more about working at CBH go to