U.S. Grains Council Seeks Assistant Director Mexico

Posted on June 17, 2022
U.S. Grains Council Seeks Assistant Director Mexico
Position Title: 

Assistant Director Mexico


Position Summary:
International market development organization based in Washington, D.C. is recruiting an assistant director for its Mexico City, Mexico office. This position works closely with the Director to plan, coordinate and execute the Council’s programs in the Mexico including, but not limited to, marketing, trade servicing and government relations programs. This position will contribute to the formulation of a strategic plan for increasing sales of corn, barley, sorghum and their co-products into the region. This position is based in Mexico City, Mexico.
USGC is a leading non-profit member association dedicated to expanding exports of U.S. corn, sorghum, barley and related co-products, including ethanol. We promote a healthy work-life balance and offer competitive benefits, including paid leave policies and generous retirement benefits.
Desired Qualifications

Minimum requirement is a bachelor’s degree with preference given to those holding a degree in agriculturally related field including agricultural economics, economics, finance or a related field. Experience working with grain trade or marketing, international ag trade policy or feed and livestock sector is required. Experience in presenting marketing and/or grain trade information is preferred. Ideal candidate will be detail oriented and able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and possess strong oral and written communication skills. International travel within and beyond the region is required of this position.
We are looking for a strategic thinker with the ability to ‘connect the dots’ to maximize
organizational potential. Must be a team player with exceptional collaboration and
communication skills with strong skills in prioritizing and decision making. Must also be able to quickly pivot and adapt as the organization’s strategic direction evolves.

If you are interested in the position, please submit a letter of interest and a resume by COB on July 1, 2022 to employment@grains.org

The U.S. Grains Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It does not discriminate in
the terms and conditions of employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other factor prohibited by law