Formed in 2001, The New Zealand Merino Company (NZM) is an integrated sales, marketing and innovation company made up of an ambitious team of purpose-driven trailblazers, on a mission to position Aotearoa New Zealand as an exemplar environmentally, socially and economically through the exploration of regenerative practices, mindset and ethos.
NZM is an award-winning New Zealand success story with a strong value proposition. Through their deep global brand partnerships and RX ecosystem, NZM leads the way in positioning New Zealand’s natural materials into premium branded offerings sought after by discerning customers around the world.
If you want to be part of a talent pool of exceptional go-getters who thrive on bringing great ideas to life in a dynamic, high-energy environment, this organisation is for you.
We need a superstar!
This is an exciting opportunity for a superstar to join the team, hitting the ground running in this pivotal role. You will be responsible for certification administration and data management tasks, providing traceability of wool sold. Specifically, you will:
▪ Ensure growers are certified at time of invoice for ZQ, ZQRX & Responsible Wool Standard, through pre invoice checks.
▪ Issue and request Transaction Certificates to customers and from the certification body.
▪ Issue Certificates of Authenticity to customers, including brand partners.
▪ Use data to provide reporting and analysis that supports traceability.
▪ Assist with traceability project work.
▪ Support process improvement initiatives.
Relevant experience and attitude:
You will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role demonstrating competencies around data management, compliance administration, process improvements and working within a fast paced, dynamic, and fluid environment.
Alongside this, you will be a self-starter, have high integrity, great communication skills, have a sense of curiosity and the ability to think outside of the box to problem solve.
You will have the ‘X factor’ when it comes to MS Excel, having advanced skills and experience using spreadsheets and managing large data sets.
We are looking for someone who has strong attention to detail, is highly organised, analytical, a team player and enjoys good banter.
Although not essential, being familiar with or having empathy with the New Zealand agricultural sector, interest in sustainability and traceability will be desirable.
Sounds like you, then apply now.
This is a great opportunity to make a tangible contribution to a successful New Zealand business, that has ambitious goals, offers an amazing culture and puts their people first.
If this sounds like you, then apply now by hitting the ‘apply now’ button on Seek to submit your CV and cover letter.
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Applications will close on 5th of December unless an appointment is made earlier.
NZ Merino require new employees to be vaccinated for Covid-19. Subject to its obligations under the Human Rights Act and the Employment Relations Act, all offers of employment are conditional on the candidate providing sufficient evidence of their vaccination status.