Jobs Listing Branding
Location Ashburton, Canterbury
Listed Thu 9 Nov, 11:39 am
Type Full time, Permanent
This newly created position of an Assistant Store Manager has been established to support the Site Operations Manager with the day to day dressing and store operations of this grain and seed company. Your days will be busy and varied so require an adaptable individual with the vision to lead and drive future growth, coupled with your self-driven determination and motivation to succeed within this ever-expanding company.

Personnel Placements are currently seeking an Assistant Store Manager on behalf of our Client Wholesale Seeds who demonstrates the following attributes:
• Act as the Site Operations Manager in their absence, to oversee the staff, production and Health and Safety on site.
• Inventory control with inwards and outwards goods.
• Working alongside and directing 6 full time staff to produce exceptional results.
• Machinery operation for seed dressing, treating, mixing and forklift operation.
• Recording documentation.
• Stocktake, keeping the warehouse and seed store in a tidy and orderly manner.
• Liaising internally with staff including admin, sales and relevant parties.
• General tasks to maintain operation directed by the Site Operations Manager.
• Exceeding production targets.
• Leading and fine tuning the current Health and Safety practices and policies onsite
• Daily management of staff, planning, organising, training and mentoring.
• Strong leadership and team building skills

Grain and Seed industry experience is essential along with competent computer skills, maths, writing and fluent English. This role offers growth coupled with the opportunity to expand your knowledge as your experience and awareness within the business grows.

Standard hours of work will be 8am- 5pm Monday to Friday, however flexibly with hours to cover seasonal peaks throughout the summer period will be required. Wholesale Seeds offer a very competitive salary for the right person, which complements this great opportunity.

Wholesale Seeds is a locally owned seed merchant in Ashburton, who offer agronomic advice to its retail customers, with a comprehensive seed portfolio of; grasses, legumes, cereals, brassica, fodder beet, herb and seed mixes while providing competitive prices throughout the market place.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.