Business Support Associate

3 days left

Albany, NY
Apr 14, 2017
Apr 30, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Business Support Associate-ALB01151 Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With 150 years of experience Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. Learn more at


Position Purpose

The Business Support Associate will work very closely with the Plant Manager, production personnel, offsite warehouse and office staff to accomplish daily responsibilities. He/she will also work with Consultants on Customer concerns/issues/complaints, and may also work with outbound trucking companies who deliver our products. The BSA must also have an understanding how to reconcile inventory, receive ingredients and bagged shipments, and invoice and place orders. This position should command a high ownership of all responsibilities.

Principal Accountabilities

30% Reconciling daily production & quality procedures
20% Develop & maintain usage reports, spreadsheets & inventory control programs
15% HACCP monitoring & coordination
10% Coordination & logging of ingredients and supplies
10% Work with plant manager to ensure location needs are met
5% Order office supplies & oversee office equipment needs
10% Filing & misc back-up responsibilities



• High School graduate or equivalent
• Strong People Skills
• Strong written & verbal communication
• Working knowledge of MS office Outlook and Excel
• Able to occasionally lift up to 50 lbs.

• 1 years of experience in Business Support, Supply Chain or related field.
• Experience working in a manufacturing setting
• Agricultural Background
• Customer Service Experience
• Strong independent and team work behaviors
• Knowledge of the business (animal feed, agriculture, or related)
• Knowledge of NIS and/or SAP Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Supply Chain Management

Primary Location US-NY-Albany

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

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