** Ideal candidate will be based in Dallas, TX however, willing to consider remote/virtual work location for qualified candidates. **
The Director, Dairy Policy & Economics is responsible for coordinating and maintaining the data to support the fundamentals of [the company’s internal price forecasting] [the price forecast]. It will be important that this individual [have in-depth knowledge] [continually be up to speed on] of the economic policies impacting raw milk pricing, both directly and indirectly, and be able to effectively communicate [these pricing dynamics to others in the organization. This position will work closely with members of the commodity procurement team, operating platform management, government relations, strategy, and senior management to both educate and communicate price expectations and policy change implications. This position, together with a cross-functional milk strategy team, will develop recommendations on what position the organization should take to support the company objectives on milk regulations.
Regular duties include but are not limited to:
Dean Foods considers marijuana (including medical marijuana) to be an illegal drug. Dean Foods will rescind offers of employment to applicants who test positive for marijuana (unless restricted from doing so by state or local law). Dean Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.