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Specialist, Agriculture Transition – Farm Credit Canada

August 27, 2019

Closing Date: 09/22/2019
Worker Type: Permanent
Language(s) Required: English, French
Location: St-Hyacinthe, Quebec; Lévis, Quebec

What you’ll do:

  • Regularly meet with farm families to understand their business needs, review transition plans, coach, and make recommendations
  • Develop a strong referral network of business professionals who can further support FCC customers with developing and implementing their transition plans
  • Partner with the FCC advisory team across the country to develop tools and resources to support farm transition
  • Deliver presentations and content to support the learning needs around transition planning within the industry
  • Stay up to date on changes to tax, finance and law while continually growing your soft skills in advisory
  • Coach and partner with FCC field teams on farm transitions and succession planning issues

What we’re looking for:

  • Exceptional soft skills complemented by a mature financial and agricultural industry knowledge
  • Leader who builds relationships and embraces change
  • Connector who builds win-win business relationships
  • Influential, calm communicator able to challenge conventional thinking and practice
  • Trusted team member who focuses on the customer
  • Problem-solver able to identify and recommend opportunities for improvement
  • Great interpersonal skills with a focus on empathy
  • Facilitation, mediation, coaching and financial analysis skills
  • Ability to travel

What you’ll need:

Undergraduate degree in agricultural finance, business or commerce supplemented with an advisory accreditation and at least five years of experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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