Nutrition Specialist

  • Company:
    Farmlands Co-operative
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Farmlands is at the heart of rural New Zealand. As a cooperative, we exist for our Shareholders who choose us to help improve their business both in terms of profitability and technical advice.

Our team of nutrition specialists are a vital service to our shareholders. As a Farmlands nutritional specialist you will not only need to know the agricultural sector inside and out, you’ll also need an in-depth understanding of and a passion for animal nutrition.

With a strong focus on sales, relationship building, on-farm technical support and account management, in this role you will interact daily with Farmlands calf & dairy, lamb & sheep, goat, and deer farmer clients and support networks.

You’ll need to be familiar with the rural community, have relevant industry experience, and be able to quickly and confidently develop rapport with a wide range of people.

Ideally you will also have:

  • A strong farming or feed sales background with the ability to relate well to the farming community
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Ability to establish and build effective working relationships
  • A passion for animal welfare
  • A strong understanding of animal nutrition, especially dairy
  • Farmlands is a great place to further your agricultural career. Nutrition is a rapidly developing field and we are looking for someone with the desire and capacity to learn and grow with us.

    Farmlands offers you:

  • A competitive base salary + benefits
  • Company vehicle
  • Ongoing training to assist in your career development
  • A great team environment
  • Do you believe you have the drive and passion to succeed as a Farmlands Nutrition Specialist?

    To apply please click on the online link below (please have your CV and Cover letter ready) or for more information please contact Tracey Clarke, Recruitment Advisor on 03 357 6761.