A great role for a star allrounder who is hands on and thrives on multi-tasking., Fixed Term 12 months.

Group Communications and Marketing Manager

Fixed Term 12 months

A great role for a star allrounder who is hands on and thrives on multi-tasking.

What you will be doing

As the Group Communications and Marketing Manager you will have sole responsibility for a variety of work across all Darling Group businesses; however, workload is predominantly focussed with Darling Group Marketing and Just Avocados on international fruit marketing including consumer promotions, branding, packaging, and trademarking and communications with our New Zealand avocado growers. Regular creation of editorial, advertising and content for internal and external audiences is an important aspect of the job.

You will need to be a confident communicator, adaptable and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment within a small sales, marketing and export team and have the full communications marketing ?toolkit? including:

  • Impeccable written and verbal communication skills
  • Communication strategy development
  • Stakeholder communications
  • Marketing communications
  • Media liaison
  • Social media management
  • Event management
  • Website content management
  • MS Office suite, Mailchimp, Wordpress, Canva
  • Video production, Facebook live
  • Management of multiple projects.

You will have at least five years? experience in a communications manager?s role.  Experience in the primary sector, specifically the horticulture industry/fresh produce industry is an advantage however not essential.

About us 

Darling Group is a family operated horticulture company based in Katikati, comprising businesses in New Zealand and Australia that cover the fresh produce supply chain from growing and packing through to exporting and logistics.  We grow and source premium branded produce from the best growing regions around the world and deliver to our customers in New Zealand, Australia, Asia and the USA.

Apply or want to know more

This is a fixed term position of up to 12 months (start date early October) to cover parental leave and is based in the lovely rural town of Katikati, only 20 minutes from Waihi Beach and 30 minutes from Tauranga.

Check out darlinggroup.co.nz; justavocados.co.nz; jhleavy.co.au; avoworks.co.nz, zeafruit.co.nz [link removed], for more information on our companies or find us on social media.

To apply or for further information please contact [email protected]