Market Research Manager – (Calgary, Alberta or Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Canada, or Loveland, Colorado U.S.A.)
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 is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
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 will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career while earning a competitive salary and great benefits.
This position reports to the Chief Economist & Head of Market Research.
What you will do:
Track and predict short to long-term trends driving the future direction of the global agriculture industry to support financial forecasts and corporate strategy
Develop and track key industry metrics and build models to estimate and predict crop input expenditure in North America and other key crop input markets globally
Work with Nutrien’s leading Ag Solutions (Retail) business to gather and aggregate market intelligence, identify and analyze emerging agricultural market trends and develop market research to support the Retail business and strategy
Gather and disseminate agricultural market research and combining Nutrien’s market leading in-market agriculture and crop input intelligence with fundamental analysis to develop short, medium and long-term forecasts
Focus on analyzing the key drivers and forecasting North American and global crop input demand
Analyze crop area and application trends in key markets globally and forecast short, medium and long-term crop nutrient demand, feeding into Nutrien Market Research’s long-term nutrient supply and demand models
Work with Retail Financial Planning and Analysis group to support financial forecasts based on underlying fundamentals in key geographies
Track agricultural policy developments in key markets and project the impact on grower profitability, sentiment and crop input demand
Present agriuculture and crop input market outlooks and support the development of presentation materials for Nutrien’s Senior Leadership, Investor Relations and Sales as well as other internal and external stakeholders
What you will bring:
Undergraduate/graduate degree in Economics, Agricultural Economics, Business or Ag Business is required
Minimum 8 years of experience in economics or market research is required
Experience analyzing agricultural commodity, crop input and/or other commodity markets is an asset
Effective written and oral communications skills
Strong analytical skills; experience with quantitative analysis and data management would be an asset
Agricultural industry knowledge and/or experience would be an asset
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Self-starter and independent, ability to think critically and creatively
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien 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
This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.