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22 February 2022

Is Trade Me a flexible workplace with options to work remotely?

Absolutely, flexibility means different things for different people - we would welcome the opportunity to discuss what may work best for you and your lifestyle.

Is Trade Me an NZ Immigration Accredited Employer?

Yes, we are. We can’t offer any immigration advice but check out the NZ Immigration for any info you may need.

How do I apply for a role at Trade Me?

You will find all open vacancies on our careers page. You can apply directly to a role here. You’ll be asked to complete a short application form and attach your CV. If there isn’t a role that catches your eye right now, you can register your interest to receive our job alerts at the bottom of the careers page and be the first to know when your dream job is advertised!

What if I don't have a formal resume or CV to submit?

Ideally, we would love to see your CV as we use this as a way to assess your experience and background against the requirements of the role you're applying for. If you need some help creating your CV, the Trade Me Jobs team have created some awesome tips to help you get started - check them out here

Can I send supporting documents (eg, design portfolio) with my resume?

Absolutely, you can attach supporting documents as part of your application.

What does the recruitment process look like at Trade Me?

When we have received your application our aim is to get back to you within 1 week.  It might be that some roles attract a higher volume of applications so please forgive us if this takes a little longer.   If we think there might be a match, the below image shows our typical recruitment process.

Here is what a typical recruitment process will look like at Trade Me.

How should I prepare for an Interview at Trade Me?

A great way to prepare is to have a good read of the job description, which we will share with you beforehand. Bring some questions that you want to ask the panel on the day, these can be about the role or Trade Me as a company. If it’s helpful for you to bring notes to the interview then do that too. We’re a values-led organisation so we think it’s important to know what our values are and to keep these in mind during the recruitment process. Above all, try to relax and be yourself. For top tips on interviewing and more, visit our Trade Me Jobs page here.

What should I wear to my interview?

We suggest a smart-casual dress code for your interview but please wear whatever makes you feel confident and comfortable.

I’ve had an interview, how long will it take to know if I am successful or not?

Our goal is to get back to you within the week following your interview.

I still have questions…..

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