- Newly Created Opportunity
- Christchurch Based
- Passionate About The Primary Sector?
Formed in 2001, The New Zealand Merino Company (NZM) is an integrated sales, marketing and innovation company that continues to transform both the wool industry and primary sector. NZM are trailblazers on a mission to build a talent pool of smart go-getters who thrive on bringing great ideas to life in a dynamic, high energy team to create value for our grower suppliers (farmers) and brand partners alike.
NZM are an award-winning New Zealand success story with a strong value proposition. Through innovation and their brand stories they have transformed New Zealand Merino into premium branded fibre and meat sought after by discerning customers globally.
Reporting to the GM Supply, Innovation & Logistics this role offers an opportunity to be exposed to various disciplines across the business, for a period of 12 â 18 months to provide a solid understanding of NZM prior to landing on the best role fit for you and NZM. You will gain exposure to senior team members, providing their knowledge and support from their specialist areas.
Skills and Experience
Applicants will have either an Agricultural Science or an Agricultural Commerce degree, plus a passion for wool. Although not essential, it would be helpful to have a farm or agricultural background and be digitally savvy. To stand out from others, the ideal applicant will be inquisitive, eager to learn and have the ability to work with ambiguity., Displaying outstanding interpersonal and communication skills will provide the ideal applicant with the ‘x-factor’ needed. A drivers licence is a must as there will be times you may need to drive to growers properties.
Please submit your CV and covering letter by clicking the "APPLY’ button
Applications for this role close 5pm Monday 28 September 2020