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Purina Animal Nutrition LLC (purinamills.com) is a national organization serving producers, animal owners and their families through more than 4,700 local cooperatives, independent dealers and other large retailers throughout the United States. With an uncompromising commitment to animal excellence, Purina Animal Nutrition conducts industry-leading R&D initiatives that create and sustain a valued portfolio of complete feeds, supplements, premixes, ingredients and specialty technologies for the livestock and lifestyle animal markets. Species served by Purina Animal Nutrition include both large and small animals, including cattle, horses, swine, chickens, hamsters, gerbils and rabbits. Headquartered in Shoreview, Minn., Purina Animal Nutrition LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Land O’Lakes, Inc.
Position Purpose: This position will have responsibility for shaping and executing strategies for the Purina horse business. Will work closely with R&D, Customer Marketing, Internal Marketing Communications, Sales Operations, Supply Chain and Income Optimization to execute said strategies. Owns the product portfolio, channel placement, national price and national promotions for the entire Purina horse portfolio of products. Growth in our core branded feed business in all channels will be the key objective. Interface with appropriate industry leaders and industry groups.
2-5 years of brand marketing experience
•Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or Animal Science
•MBA or MA in Marketing
Competencies-Skills (Required): Microsoft Office Suite
•B2C/Consumer Packaged Goods marketing
Horse experience is desired
Desire to rotate business within Land O'Lakes is a plus
EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled. Land O’Lakes, Inc. enforces a policy of maintaining a drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.