Precision Ag Adoption Advisor - West Region

Job Locations US | US-WA | US | US-ID | US-MT | US-UT | US-CA
Posted Date 3 months ago(12/23/2019 7:54 PM)
System ID
2019-10529
Job Category
Research & Development
Business Unit
Retail - Nutrien Ag Solutions
Number of Positions (Vacancies)
1

Job Description

Precision Ag Adoption Advisor US - West Region; Washington, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Arizona, Nevada, California and Oregon

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien™, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; Proven®Seed and Dyna-Gro®Seed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

The Precision Ag Adoption Advisor, as part of the Digital Adoption team, is responsible for creating and fostering relationships with internal business stakeholders who currently interact with Echelon platform features and capabilities to provide precision ag services to their customers. They will also assist business stakeholders with best practices for positioning, pricing and marketing these services to their grower customers. The Precision Ag Adoption Advisor also works with external partners to enhance and/or support Echelon platform capabilities. This role is responsible for providing the “voice of the field” input to the Digital Adoption Field Manager and works closely with the rest of the Digital Adoption team to promote the adoption of digital agronomy products and Echelon capabilities.

What you will do:

  • Assist the Digital Adoption Field Manager in creating and maintaining relationships with internal business stakeholders who currently interact with Echelon platform features and capabilities.
  • Outreach to engage new business stakeholders with the Echelon platform
  • Coordinate with the Digital Adoption team to promote and support adoption of Echelon and digital agronomy products
  • Provide feedback to internal digital agronomy product development teams and external Echelon (Agrian) Product Management regarding business needs and priorities
  • Work closely with external Echelon integration partners (e.g. JD, Raven, Climate etc.) to manage and align business strategies and implementation practices
  • Create and assist marketing team with development of materials, resources and media to promote understanding and value of Echelon services.
  • Manage content on Echelonag.com website
  • Work with business stakeholders to ensure the value of precision ag services are accurately captured and measured by providing pricing, administrative and product positioning guidance.
  • Works with Field Adoption team to develop content to support digital agronomic training and communication materials of an agronomic nature.
  • Present and speak at various internal meetings as necessary to support and promote Echelon adoption
  • Territory: The successful candidate will support Nutrien Ag Solutions Precision Ag efforts in: Washington, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Arizona, Nevada, California and Oregon

What you will bring:

  • BS or MS in Agronomy, Soils, Ag Business or other ag-related degree preferred.
  • 10+ years of agronomic experience, other related project work experience, or demonstration of high level understanding of the agricultural industry
  • Strong leader, collaborator, team player, and individual contributor
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of standard precision ag practices, technology and supporting agronomic principles
  • Experience in marketing and positioning precision ag services for maximum value capture for a crop input retail business
  • Understanding and knowledge of various roles at a retail branch level and how they interact with precision ag technology
  • Passion for innovation

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien Ag Solutions is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  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

In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check, and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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