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New Car Sales Branch Support Person

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

A central Timaru family run business is looking at employing a sales support person with ethics and morals. All going well you will eventually train as a 2IC within the organisation. You will thrive being part of a close-knit team and will not mind working under pressure during busy times. You will need to be proactive and think on your feet in this role so common sense and forward thinking is a must.

You should also possess the following attributes:

  • Ability to think outside the square and use initiative
  • Excellent organisational ability
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Confidence networking and establishing new relationships
  • A current, clean, full NZ Driver’s Licence


We feel that our ideal person might currently be working in a retail or similar environment and would have had a reasonable amount of experience. You must have an interest in cars and enjoy working with figures at the same time, as you will eventually be expected to learn about finance.

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

All applicants must have a current legal right to work within NZ. You will be conviction and drug/alcohol free. No applications will be accepted without a Cover Letter. All applications will be treated in confidence. Please apply with a Cover Letter and CV in WORD format to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz.

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RETAIL ASSISTANT – HOME FURNISHINGS

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Our client is a well known home furnishings franchise, who supplies quality floor coverings to the wider South Canterbury market.

They are seeking a well presented, motivated individual to take responsbility for their retail space. Working with a fast paced, motivated team you will:

  • Sell to the public
  • Take enquiries for the mobile sales people
  • Organise appointments for Contractors
  • Take responsibility for social media and website updates

Strengths and Attributes required:

Friendly, yet professional
Diligent, hardworking and flexible
Competent mathematical ability and use of a calculator
Attention to detail
Excellent computer skills
Social media savvy

This role is open to any age group, including mature school leavers.

You will work Monday to Friday with some Saturdays included, and have your own reliable transport.

Please apply with a Cover letter and up to date CV in WORD to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz. Those applications without a current, legal right to work in New Zealand will not be considered.

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Irrigation Sales Rep

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

• Ashburton based supporting Canterbury and Mid Canterbury area
• Competitive salary package + truck + phone + Wellness Checks
• Extensive product training and on-going support

Do you enjoy working in the agricultural sector and have a proven sales background in irrigation or farming? Are you driven and motivated to succeed? Are you up to date with technology and can relate to the new agricultural generation?

An opportunity has arisen for an outstanding and dynamic sales representative to join a well-established irrigation firm based in Ashburton. Having been in the game of providing cost effective irrigation solutions for over a decade, they are a progressive company and a market leader in their industry.

The main focus of this role involves servicing the whole of Mid and North Canterbury to help build their brand, increase the client base and to generate sales, with the main hub being Ashburton. Design support is available but would be perfect if you had experience in AutoCad. In return you will be offered extensive product training, progression within the company, competitive salary along with truck and phone package.

You will be required to have:

• Irrigation experience or pump knowledge
• Recognised succession rate in sales
• Effective communicator and relationship builder
• The ability to use AutoCAD an advantage but not essential
• A good eye for detail and accuracy
• Willing attitude, energetic, resilient and accountable

To be successful in this role you must be a team player, be self-driven and be accountable for managing your own workload.

If you enjoy a rewarding and challenging role and want to work for a progressive company, then this could be the role for you!

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

To register your interest, email your CV and cover letter to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone 03 308 9675 for a confidential discussion.