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Corteva Agriscience Administrative Assistant in Litchfield, Illinois


At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter what your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture – solving the world’s food problems through innovation, technology, and putting people first. We welcome candidates from any industry who want to grow their career with us! We are looking for candidates who take initiative, love to learn, work hard, and have stable work history.

We have an exciting opportunity for an AdministrativeAssistant to join our company at our Litchfield, IL production facility. We welcome applicants from all industry backgrounds with stable employment history, great work ethic, and an eagerness to learn! If you want to work at a fantastic, clean, safe facility that always provides amazing challenges and variety of work for you to tackle with a great team, then this is the place for you. What we do offers the opportunity for career growth and learning and goes way outside the box of widget manufacturing.

In this role, you will perform moderately complex administrative tasks with minimal supervision for the Production function. You will be challenged with duties and responsibilities that will evolve throughout the year.

Responsibilities: A Day In The Life

  • Workwith grower contracts and process grower payments

  • Processdiscard and scale tickets

  • Frontdesk reception and various administrative assistance

  • Setup and provide tours as needed

  • Answerand route phone calls

  • Preparecorrespondence, documents, reports and presentations

  • Serveon committees and teams to provide administrative support

  • Dataentry including coordination and maintenance of the Seed Production SupplyChain systems

  • Trackexpenses and may provide assistance with operating and capital budgets

  • Workingovertime during peak seasons as needed


Requirements:What You’ll Bring

  • HighSchool Diploma or GED

  • Oneto three (1-3) years of related administrative experience

  • Goodverbal, interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Ableto maintain proper level of confidentiality

  • ProficientPC skills including word, excel and database usage

  • Abilityto work overtime as needed

  • Organizationand detail-oriented skills

  • Abilityto prioritize

  • Timemanagement skills

The followingare preferred:

  • Agriculturebackground/knowledge

  • Perviousaccounts payable experience

  • Two-yeartechnical diploma/degree or equivalent

  • Projectcoordination

  • Recordsmanagement skills

Let’s peek at how you can grow yourwellbeing, health, and future at Corteva.

  • Strikea better work-life balance with robust time off benefits including paidmaternity, paternal and family illness leave

  • Preparefor your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursementprogram, and more

  • Enjoyaccess to health benefits for you and your family on your first day ofemployment

  • Andmuch, much more

Take the next step to #GrowWhatMattersin your career with Corteva and apply today. We look forward to seeing yourapplication.

Corteva Agriscience ™, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.


Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit: Accessibility Page for Contact Information For US Applicants: See the 'Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law' poster For our U.S. Affirmative Action Policy, click here