Animal Sciences Career E-Letter

Week of June 30, 2011

1. Land O'Lakes Feed and Nutrition Specialist
2. Provimi Senior Buyer
3. Animal Audit/Accounting Specialist
4. Feedmill Student Worker

1. Land O'Lakes Feed and Nutrition Specialist

Danielle Heeren | College Talent Specialist
Land O'Lakes | Business Development Services | Talent Management | 641.330.2009

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Job Title: Feed & Nutrition Specialist - Reports To: Sales Manager

Position Objective
The Feed and Nutrition Specialist is responsible for increasing sales, maintaining appropriate margins, and providing excellent customer service in their assigned territory and/or accounts.

Major focus areas include:

Position Responsibilities

Qualifications and/or Experience Required

2. Provimi Senior Buyer to apply.

Provimi North America, Inc., a leader in providing nutrition solutions for meat, milk and egg producers, is currently accepting resumes for the position of Senior Buyer at its corporate headquarters in Brookville, OH.

We are currently seeking a Senior Buyer who will be responsible for the internal spend analysis, and external market benchmarking, of assigned spend and/or supplier categories. The analytics combined with subject matter expertise will be instrumental in the definition and execution of strategic sourcing plans from ideation to contract completion. This individual will compose and effectively communicate project charters, develop KPI's and track progress against plan. This is an important role and an ideal opportunity for someone who enjoys being part of building new capability and establishing best in class practices in a dynamic environment.



Provimi North America, Inc. offers an excellent wage and benefits package, including health, disability and life insurance, 401(k), relocation, paid leave and more.

Heather Caldwell
Materials Management Coordinator
Provimi North America, Inc.
Phone (937) 770-2400
Fax (937) 770-2490

3. Animal Audit/Accounting Specialist

Are you a staff accountant tired of posting journal entries, reconciling general ledger accounts and preparing financial statements? Are you in a large organization but prefer a smaller, more team-oriented company?

Maybe you're a new graduate, ready to make a difference in an organization that is a little different. We are a growing company, focused on family friendly values, and working with clients who embrace those same values.

If you are looking to make a change, Agri Stats might be for you! We are a successful privately held statistical research and analysis company with roots in Ft. Wayne. Our clients are major agribusinesses and include companies like Tyson, Butterball, and Perdue; we are located off of I-69 and Coldwater.

We are seeking to fill a new position due to growth. The Audit Specialist will collect, process, and audit data from our clients including feed ingredients and prices, performance data, sales prices, freight, direct selling allocations, as well as product mix and inventory.

The successful candidate will have a degree in Accounting, Agricultural Economics, business, or related field, and 2 or more years of accounting experience or a strong math background, or a combination of the two. An Agriculture background is a plus.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package including health, dental, and 401k.

Please send a resume, including salary history, to: Michael Snyder, Human Resources, 6510 Mutual Drive, Ft. Wayne, IN, 46825 or email it to

4. Feedmill Student Worker

If you know of a student still looking for work this summer, we could use some part time help in the office at the feedmill. The summer job would lead into a school year part time job.

Seeking student for part time in the ASREC feed mill. Summer job would lead into school year part time job. Please contact Jeff Hunter

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