Store Manager

Store Manager

08 Apr

08 Apr



- Engage your strength for people leadership, inspiring success at our Temuka store

- Become a central piece of the local community and build your internal brand

- Excellent progression and career growth opportunities

About Us

We are a proud New Zealand Co-operative built by generations of farming whānau. We believe nutritious food is essential to sustain people today, and for future generations to thrive, which is why we challenge ourselves to find new ways to bring our dairy goodness to people around the world.

Farm Source is the face and place of Fonterra with our shareholders and in the local community. We are locals caring for our farming future. Our aim is to create goodness on farms, grow empowered people,

and strengthen our Co-operative. Te Mātāpuna Toa Tikitini – our strength is in our collective.

About the Opportunity

Taking the reins for the Temuka store, you’ll engage your flair for leadership as you continue the development of strong and profitable relationships within the close-knit rural community as well as driving staff and store performance.

Leading from the front with a great team alongside, you’ll work hand in hand with your team of four to ensure we deliver the best service around for our customers and capitalise on opportunities. Some key responsivities include:

- Inventory and stock management

- Full ownership of the store P&L; including working to targets

- Management of day to day store operations including staffing and budgets

- Prioritising H&S; and keeping our people safe

You’ll be surrounded by a group of experienced professionals spread across our Canterbury team who are always eager to share their knowledge. So, if you’re hungry to learn and looking for a perfect foot in the door, now’s your chance!

About You

Looking for a role with plenty of career progression opportunities where you can make an impact and shine? Do you enjoy inspiring others and helping a team to really succeed? We’re on the lookout for a natural leader with a streak of competitive spirit and knack for engaging people.

As the Store Manager at our Temuka Farm Source store, you’ll be involved in developing store and staff performance - leading from the front and enabling us to achieve our sales and performance targets. As an integral part of the store you’ll use your influencing skills to work closely with the team - driving sales, providing fantastic customer service, and ensuring a high level of Health and Safety is front of mind.

You will work alongside the regions other Store Managers and the Regional Sales Manager to take the stores performance from strength to strength and be able to exercise strong decision making, prioritisation and management skills to support this growth. Leading and supporting in the creation of a cohesive and collaborative team will be core to – so ideally you know what it takes to motivate, encourage and inspire a team to achieve exceptional results.

Our Story

Whanaungatanga, our Co-operative spirit gives us all a common strength and purpose. Manaakitanga is how we care for all our people who are at the heart of what we do, we want our farmers, employees, customers and communities to thrive.

Kaitiakitanga, ensures we take care of the land. We are committed to farming in a way that regenerates our farms and environment for future generations.

Whakaohooho constantly inspires ourselves and each other with great career development opportunities and benefits. We enable flexibility and balance to suit everyone’s lifestyles and choices.

Our Co-operative is a place where everyone can be themselves, feel empowered to do their best.

Sound good to you? Come join our whānau. You, me, Us Together Tᾱtou tᾱtou.