Rural Products Manager

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Job Title: Rural Products Manager
Location: Bundaberg, Qld, Australia

Company: Elders
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Salary: Competetive
Job Description: Nurture. Grow. Thrive.

Accepting a role with Sunfam as part of the Elders group means you will be joining a team ready to support and grow your career. Be part of a culture that has been in the making for more than 180 years, a culture so strong it is almost tangible. Much like the farmers and communities we work with, you will experience, passion, dedication and resilience across all parts of the business. With such an iconic, essential business in the Australian landscape we are confident that you too will be proud to grow your career with Sunfam and Elders.

About the role

Sunfam are looking for a skilled and dedicated Rural Products Manager to own and drive the key purchasing decisions for the Campbell St Branch. The successful candidate will harness their strong communication skills and commercial acumen to ensure Sunfam can reliably meet it's goods and services requirements.

This role is offered on a permanent, full-time basis.


The Rural Products Manager will be responsible for:
  • Management of Purchasing operation and performance of the branch's inventory.
  • Keeping stock control systems up to date and plan for future capacity requirements.
  • Management of Agency requirements and procedures with various suppliers on a monthly basis
  • Identification and implementation of opportunities to improve profitability of individual products and/or services.
  • Contribute to weekly sales meetings for Sales staff and Senior Management.
  • Direct contact with Corporate clients and development of strategies to maximise sales to these customers

About you:

Our ideal Procurement Officer will possess:
  • Previous purchasing and sales experience in Agriculture markets
  • Ability and experience in producing effective budgets
  • Ability to work in a team environment to achieve team goals.
  • Are passionate about effecting real change for both your clients and your community
  • Possess strong focus on branch/business planning, strategic thinking, innovation, and communications skills

  • Access to hundreds of discounts and cash back deals through our MyRewards platform
  • Access to our Employee Assistance program with offerings for financial, nutrition and wellbeing coaching sessions

About Sunfam

Sunfam as part of the Elders Group is proud to be part of the last Australian-listed major agribusiness. The most trusted agribusiness brand in Australia. We're part of the landscape, part of the local communities, part of Australia's history and we are entrenched in Australian agriculture.

The brand is more than a company, more than a logo - it's part of Australia. And, with an authentic drive to create a sustainable future for farming and the farmers of Australia, Elders and Sunfam is... for Australian agriculture.

We are now looking for the next generation to be part of something big and drive the future of Sunfam.

If you are ready to grow your career with Sunfam, please apply click on 'Apply' today.
For more information visit our careers page

Please note, applications may be shortlisted as they are received.

At Elders, we strive to create a safe environment where everyone can thrive. We aspire to do this by recognising talent, promoting inclusion and celebrating diversity. No matter how you identify, we encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply for roles at Elders.

We will accept applications from all people with the right to live and work in Australia.


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Job Post Date: 08/18/23
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