Junior Sales Agronomist

  • Wholesale Seeds Ltd
  • Jan 14, 2022
Full time Farm Services

Job Description

Every day, the team at Catalyst Performance Agronomy works closely with New Zealand’s pastoral sector to achieve extraordinary outcomes - delivering an industry-leading agronomic service that helps farmers and farm managers grow crops that deliver great commercial results. We’re side by side with them in the field delivering tailored agronomy advice on the correct seed variety, planting methods, fertilisers, and chemical controls to help them make the most from their land. Supported by our head office in Ashburton, we have regional branches in North Otago, Central Otago & Southland.

We're on the hunt for a Junior Sales Agronomist to join our team. Due to the growth we are experiencing across our regions, this new position could be based from any of our branches - Ashburton, North Otago, Central Otago or Southland, depending on the candidate.

The role

We are looking for a hardworking, dedicated and self-motivated individual to work alongside farmers; providing them with expert advice.

Working with farmers from handshake to harvest, you will be ensuring their success from start to finish. As you’re most likely aware, no two paddocks are the same, and we take pride in being able to offer a full service when it comes to getting that all-important yield at the end of the day.

The person we’re looking for

The perfect candidate loves a challenge, is well respected within their community, is passionate about innovative agriculture, and has a high level of technical knowledge.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Confident building and maintaining long-term relationships with clients, working in the field to exceed their expectations
  • Experienced in working to and delivering on budgets
  • Able to seek out and convert new business opportunities
  • Naturally organised, able to work unsupervised and manage their time accordingly
  • Computer literate with excellent communication skills
  • You will be reporting to our Commercial Manager based in Ashburton, however for the right candidate this role can be based from any of our branches.

What’s in it for me?

In return for your hard work and commitment you will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package, based on qualifications and experience. This includes a company vehicle, laptop, mobile phone, insurance and great team environment.

To apply

If this sounds like the role for you, apply today following the link on this page, advising your preferred region, or to Gemma Muldrew, HR Manager, on 027 567 1012 or hrmanager@wholesaleseeds.co.nz