Category: Farm Manager
The New Zealand Farmers Weekly
Farm Operations Manager
FARM OPERATIONS MANAGER
An exciting opportunity exists for a Farm Operations Manager role. You will be
responsible for the management of financial and physical aspects of an intensive grazing property based 20 minutes out of Te Anau at Mt Prospect.
You will be required to implement the farms short and long term strategic
business goals. There will be on-going support to assist with the implementation
and monitoring of the business. The property consists of approximately 3,500ha, (900ha effective), 12,000 stock units with a large winter cow grazing program.
Should you have exceptional pasture management skills with a particular interest in growing fodder beet crops and be able to manage and lead a highly competent team, then this role is for you.
You will have proven skills, experience and qualifications in pastoral management systems for the size and complexity of this role and will also have the ability to forward plan and be able to prioritise. Our business prides itself on our relationships with our graziers and this continued relationship building will be
an important aspect of the role. Other key responsibilities include completing
farm data requirements, meeting health and safety and any legal obligations,
contributing towards financial budgets and stock policy.
We are looking for someone who is reliable, honest and encourages a positive
team culture. A full drivers licence is required as well as appropriate visas to work
in New Zealand.
In return you will work in a supportive environment to achieve results.
Please contact us for a full job description and / or send your application to:
Closing date for applications is Friday 22nd February 2019.
Date Posted: 2019-02-01