Northern South Australia Wool Manager

Job No: ELDERS957
Location: South Australia

  • Exciting wool specialist role
  • Assist in growing the Stud Stock business
  • Iconic brand

For over 175 years Elders has been synonymous with rural Australia. More than just real estate, farm supplies or livestock agency, we’re an integrated agribusiness focused on creating real value for all our stakeholders in both Australian and international markets.

The Role

This role requires the individual to provide clients with wool sales and marketing expertise to achieve sales & earnings targets. This role will also assist in developing Branch employees’ knowledge of wool.

Responsibilities of this role include building and maintaining client relationships; managing the client interface for the wool sale’s end to end process, including strategies for passed in lots; identify and cultivate new wool sales opportunities for prospective and existing clients; achieve wool sales targets (at or above the commission rate target); and attend ram sales, advising clients regarding purchases to maximise clip return.

Reporting to the Branch Manager, this role will liaise with people from across the business and will play an active role in representing Elders in campaigns, field days, community events and forums.

The Person

We’re looking for someone who has previous sales and sheep classing experience; ideally possessing a successful sales record in wool selling. You must be committed to the provision of high-quality customer service, as well as possessing extensive knowledge of clip preparation (review and presentation), animal health and ram and sheep selection. It is essential to understand your clients’ current and future needs, the region and our competitors.  We’re also looking for someone who possesses excellent written and verbal communication skills.

The successful candidate will possess a driver’s licence. Elders will provide training in Auctions plus.

This is a great opportunity to join a dedicated team, who is passionate about Australian agribusiness.

Apply now for this unique opportunity or for more information call Lachie Brown, Southern Zone Wool Manager on 0409 645 915. 

Applications close 21 June 2018

At Elders, we want our people to reflect the communities we operate in, and encourage applications from a diverse range of people, backgrounds and experiences.

Elders are directly sourcing for this position, therefore we respectfully request no recruitment agency applications.

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