Farm Manager

Job Type: 
Full Time
Application Deadline: 
16 May 19

Poripori Farm A Trust is an ahu whenua trust, constituted by Order of the Maori Land Court. Located approximately 10 kilometres from Tauranga City at the foothills of the Kaimai Ranges in the sunny Bay of Plenty the 1,551-hectare property is traditional Maori land with multiple shareholders.With the current Farm Manager retiring the Trust is seeking an experienced Farm Manager to run their property.
Running 11,110 Stock Units on this picturesque land makes for an exciting opportunity to be a part of an extensive breeding/finishing property.
The Farm Manager will be responsible for the financial and physical performance of the Farm. This will involve implementing the short- and long-term business and strategic plans of the Trust. There is likely to be a high degree of autonomy and the Farm Manager will be expected to drive the business.
This role will also include responsibility for recruiting, training and managing staff. 
The Farm Manager will work in conjunction and collaboratively with the Board and key personnel throughout the business driving lean management practices across the Trust’s agriculture (i.e. beef, sheep and lambs) areas of business.
If you are looking to succeed, with proven history in Farm Management, Staff, Production and Stock Management then look no further. Seldom do jobs of this calibre become available in such an accessible location.
A competitive package is on offer along with a good 3-bedroom home, with good schools in proximity.
Please send your CV along with at least two recent references to
Applications close 16th May 2019

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


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