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Coordinator, Procurement Support: Co-products in Ames, IA at REG

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

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Job Description


The purpose of this job is to be responsible for and assist with providing support to internal and external customers, managing logistics into and out of facilities, and assisting in the purchases of 3rd party products.


Manage logistics of trucks, railcars, and barges

  • Communicate with truck dispatch and haulers
  • Resolve issues with railcars and tracking movements

Monitor outbound logistics of plants based on production

  • Manage tanks with plant personnel and trading team
  • Schedule trucks and rail in accordance to tank restrictions

Manage contracts

  • Create and communicate contracts to customers/suppliers
  • Verify data integrity and invoices are correct

Outbound Coproducts

  • Monitor open Sales Orders (P.O.’s) and track open P.O.’s
  • Initiate P.O.’s with traders for 3rd party coproduct purchases
  • Receive inventory into JD Edwards for 3rd party purchases
Other frequent duties:
  • Analysis of historical data
  • Tracking of pricing from various markets
  • Training of plant personnel on processes
  • Resolving various contract questions
Perform other duties as assigned


Education Required: 4 year bachelor’s degree – Accounting, Supply Chain Management, Economics, or related degree

            *3-5 years of experience may substitute

Experience Required:  0-2 years

Skills Required

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

Basic math and accounting

 Special skills or knowledge preferred:

JD Edwards

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