About us :
Here at T&G Global we're passionate about growing healthier futures. Our story began over 125 years ago and today our 2,000 people are located in 13 countries, where we grow, market, sell and distribute high-quality fresh produce to customers in more than 60 countries.
About the opportunity :
This is an exciting opportunity to build and sustain trusted relationships with growers and key stakeholders. You will be part of a team responsible for ensuring our Nelson regional growers are given field-based technical support to ensure world class apples are grown optimally and sustainably.
You will also link growers to T&G through state of the art systems and best practice processes providing market and sales updates, and constantly finding ways to add value to both growers and T&G.
This is a pivotal role supporting and driving world class orchard practices, compliance and value add and future focused activities with growers.
About you :
Working as part of the Technical and Quality team you will have a proactive, solutions-based attitude. You will have solid horticultural skills and knowledge with at least 5 years prior orchard management / technical experience.
You will have strong problem solving skills and be at ease building relationships and trust with a wide variety of people.
You will be comfortable with technology and excel at getting others to adopt technology and orchard management systems. No two days will be the same so you will be resilient and cope with a weather dependant environment.
Planning is key to ensure regional supply is in line with demand and you will be required to provide regular reporting. This role will involve travel locally and a vehicle is part of the remuneration package.
We offer a friendly, supportive team environment and career development opportunities within our global organisation. Our mindsets are : Do the Mahi (Maori for Work), Be Bold, One Team and Take Good Care .
We are looking for someone who embodies these mindsets and is passionate about making a positive difference.
Apply today and grow your career with T&G Global!