Arlington, VA • Applications Due March 15 • Master's Degree Required
The Market Analyst helps USW fulfill its mission by supplying in-depth analysis of global wheat production, trade and pricing, and regularly reporting relevant information to domestic and international stakeholders on a regular basis. The position offers visibility and contacts within the U.S. and international grain, flour milling and baking industries, including opportunities to make both written and oral presentations to varied audiences.
Specific tasks include:
Monitoring wheat market activities and policy developments to keep USW staff informed of current developments.
Writing clear analyses of market developments for industry publications.
Producing weekly price and commercial export sales reports, global wheat supply and demand updates, and other supporting materials.
Helping potential U.S. wheat importers and U.S. exporters understand contract and quality specifications and prices.
Maintaining databases on U.S. and world wheat statistics, including production, consumption, trade and freight.
Producing research projects or presentations as requested for other staff members, USW officers, and member states.
Supporting USW committees or working groups as assigned.
Participating in related overseas activities on occasion.
A successful Market Analyst will have opportunities to take on other responsibilities within the organization, including work in international wheat marketing. The position reports to the Vice President of Communications.
Candidates should send a cover letter, resume and relevant examples of prior work via email no later than March 15, 2021, to: Steve Mercer Vice President of Communications U.S. Wheat Associates, Inc. email@example.com
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