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Posted: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 9:17 PM

Job Description:/h3:
Blanco Gin, Inc. is currently looking for a new general manager for all ginning operations. We are looking for an energetic, outgoing, and business:minded individual to help expand Blancos customer base and run day:to:day operations efficiently.

Job Duties:

Communicating with customers (farmers) about all aspects of cotton handling, transport, ginning, marketing, etc. during the ginning process
Attracting new customers through word of mouth, advertising, and competitive pricing to grow the business
Marketing of Customers cotton lint and cottonseed through local and global brokers to receive competitive prices for customers
Assisting customers by providing necessary data when applying for / receiving any government and or insurance payments
Managing 2 full time employees for gin repairs throughout the year and up to 14 seasonal employees in the fall while processing cotton
Working with the owners of the company to set operating budgets and equipment upgrade budgets
Assuring compliance with all industry and government regulations, and communicating with trade groups to assist in this goal
Dealing with suppliers to assure that all necessary supplies are available when needed

Required Skills:

B.S. degree in Agriculture Science, AAEC, Business Admin, or related marketing field
Keen knowledge of commodities marketing, forward contracting, hedging, etc.
Good people skills, ability to sell yourself and the company to prospective customers
Basic computer knowledge (word, excel), ability to learn custom ginning software
Ability to learn the mechanical systems of the cotton gin, and assist in their repair and upgrade
Cursory knowledge of West Texas cotton industry and cotton gin operation and theory a plus
Company Description:/h3:
Blanco Gin, Inc. (a.k.a. Blanco) is a family owned independent cotton gin in Crosby County, Texas. Blanco prides itself on customer service and maintaining the highest fiber quality throughout the ginning process for its customers. Blanco is committed to free market principals, and currently does not pool market any of its customers cotton or cottonseed, which sets Blanco apart from the large Cooperative gins with which it competes.


• Location: floydada, Lubbock

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