A bit about us
Come and grow your world with T&
G! We are fresh food lovers who constantly strive to grow our world by maintaining year-round freshness and provide a healthier lifestyle for everyone we share the planet with.
As one of New Zealand\ 's largest vertically integrated growing, packing, shipping and marketing companies, we have the people, structure and brands to further support the global communities which we operate and provide a return for all stakeholders.
About the position
Reporting to the Operations Manager you will lead and manage our Banana Ripening and Imports operations and team to maximise operational performance for the business and develop and maintain a customer-focused approach to the delivery of product and services to internal and external customers.
People leadership - recruit, develop and coach the team
Operations - direct and co-ordinate the daily operations, including unloading containers, fumigations, picking orders, stock takes and completion of documentation
Financial Management - meet budget requirements and drive improvements to reduce cost
Quality Assurance &
Food Safety - Ensuring awe are meeting quality and compliance standards
Safety - actively promote excellent workplace Health &
What we are looking for
The successful candidate will be self-motivated and results focused individual who will be able to demonstrate the following:
5 years\ ' experience in managing a medium to large distribution/logistics team ideally in fresh produce or the food industry
Strong understanding of the distribution/logistics industry as well as sound knowledge of business principles
Proven leadership experience and ability to build highly motivated and adaptable teams
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to building strong working relationships with a diverse range of people
Our mindsets are:
Grounded, Resilient, Open &
Winning. We are lookingfor someone who can embody these mindsets, someone who is passionate about taking ownership of their role and wanting to make a difference.