• National Operations & Optimisation Manager Auckland
  • T&G Global in Auckland, , New Zealand
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

About us

T&G Fresh are Aotearoa’s first and foremost fresh produce people. From growing - we grow the tomatoes, citrus and berries you love - to connecting - we have the biggest nationwide network that connects hundreds of local growers to buyers, across the length and breadth of the country.

It’s in our blood. For over 125 years - and the next 125! - we’re proud to be in this very special industry of fresh, that brings healthy, nutritious and exciting fruit and vegetables to all of us, and sustainably supports our growers’ businesses.

About the opportunity

The newly created role of National Operations & Optimisation Manager is a career-defining opportunity to make your mark on Operations across T&G Fresh. We have a huge appetite for positive change and continuous improvement, so you'll have the autonomy to draw on your expertise to make recommendations and execute at pace.

Key responsibilities include:
• Conduct a review of current operations and identify opportunities to... increase efficiency, productivity, and quality, and reduce cost
• Develop the national operations strategy
• Drive operational effectiveness across our 11 fresh produce market sites nationwide in partnership with the Market Managers
• Manage the Quality Control, Food Safety, and Crates & Pallets functions and leaders
• Review and oversee the commercial and operational performance of our Auckland packing unit
• Lead continuous improvement initiatives and projects across all operational teams
• Contribute to strategic and budget planning with the T&G Fresh leadership team

Based in Auckland (Mt Wellington) with a national remit, the attractive salary package includes a company vehicle.

About you
• Strong track record in operations and logistics management within a fresh supply chain
• Deep expertise in operations that enables you to build credibility with our national leadership team
• Collaborative working style with exceptional influencing and relationship building capability
• Strategic thinker with strong commercial acumen who gets stuff done
• Continuous improvement mindset
• Energetic, curious, self-starter - you're at your best with a problem to solve against the clock, and can navigate complexity with ease

Apply now

This is a role that you can make your own and achieve a tangible positive impact on our national operations. There is career development potential from this role to the T&G Fresh SLT, so we're looking for a key talent for this exciting new opportunity.

Proof of eligibility to work in New Zealand is required for all applicants and any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory drug test, driver licence check, and security check.

We want T&G to be a place where everyone is accepted, respected and celebrated for who they are – regardless of our similarities or differences. It’s essential that everyone can be themselves and thrive, and that together we create a diverse and vibrant workplace
Auckland New Zealand


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