Friday , 26 May 2017

Agribusiness

Brett Halliday – Global account manager

Name – Brett Halliday Age – 26 Qualification(s) – Bachelor of Applied Science with a double major in agribusiness and rural valuation and management. Certificate in Sustainable Agriculture Job possibilities – Rural banking, rural property valuations, farming Employer – Black Earth Humic LP Pay range for first two years – $45-$49,999 Pay range, 3-5 years – $60,000+ What I like about this job – I enjoy every aspect of ... Read More »

Hana Pearson-Coats – Business analyst

Name – Hana Pearson-Coats Age – 28 Qualification(s) – Diploma in Graphic design / University entrance, currently studying for a Bachelor of Business Studies Job possibilities – Business analyst Employer – OSPRI Pay range for first two years – $50,000+ Pay range, 3-5 years – $60,000+ What I like about this job – Insanely interesting – working with a great bunch of people to deliver software to farmers. ... Read More »

Sully Alsop – Sheep-and-beef farm business consultant

Name – Sully Alsop Age – 30 Qualification(s) – Bachelor of Applied Science in Farm Management. Went through Smedley Station as a cadet when I left school. Job possibilities – Sheep-and-beef farm consultant. Also lease a farm and own a small farm so farm management. Employer – Baker & Associates Pay range for first two years – $30-39,999 Pay range, 3-5 years – $60,000+ What I like ... Read More »

Sam Williams – Agribusiness consultant

Name – Sam Williams Age – 29 Qualification(s) – B.Agr.Sci (Hons), Certificate in Sustainable Nutrient Management, Certificate in Advanced Sustainable Nutrient Management, Certificate in Effluent System Management and Design Job possibilities – I could have worked in banking, sales, technical roles or consultancy, such is the flexible and varied content of the B.Agr.Sci course. You can tailor it to suit you. I didn’t want a job selling ... Read More »

Michael Lawrence – Agribusiness manager

Name – Michael Lawrence Age – 24 Qualification(s) – Bachelor Agri Commerce with honours in rural valuation and farm management Job possibilities – Rural valuation, rural bank manager Employer – Westpac Pay range for first two years – $50,000+ Pay range, 3-5 years – $60,000+ What I like about this job – Relationship building with farmers and other rural professionals both inside and outside. In charge of my ... Read More »

Alexis Muir – Agribusiness partner

Name – Alexis Muir Age – 22 Qualification(s) – B Com Ag (farm management) Job possibilities – Banking, consultancy, sales rep, practical farming etc Employer – BNZ Pay range for first two years – $50,000+ Pay range, 3-5 years – $60,000+ What I like about this job – Opportunity to work with farmers to help them achieve their business goals. Networking with other rural professionals and farmers. Getting ... Read More »

Mark Collins – Farm consultant

Name – Mark Collins Age – 25 Qualification(s) – Bachelor of Agricultural Science – Lincoln University Job possibilities – Working onfarm or anywhere within the rural service sector – scientist, agronomist, banker, fertiliser/seed/sales representative etc. Employer – FarmRight Pay range for first two years – $40-44,999, $45-$49,999, $50,000+ Pay range, 3-5 years – $60,000+ What I like about this job – As a farm consultant, I’m not trying ... Read More »

Tony Leggett – Head of NZX Agri

Name – Tony Leggett Age – 54 Qualification(s) – Bachelor of Commerce (agriculture) majoring in farm management. Job possibilities – Journalism, agribusiness company management. Employer – NZX Pay range for first two years – $40-44,999 Pay range, 3-5 years – $50-54,999 What I like about this job – Being head of NZX Agri means I’m managing a team of 44 full-time staff across content, sales and administration. The ... Read More »

Chris Tidey – Account manager

Name – Chris Tidey Age – 23 Qualification(s) – Bachelor of Science (agricultural science), Post-Graduate Diploma Agricommerce. Job possibilities – Any rep, research or technical role in the agriculture industry, limited only by the imagination. Employer – Ravensdown Pay range for first two years – $40-44,999 Pay range, 3-5 years – $60,000+ What I like about this job – The freedom, flexibility and responsibility of organising your own ... Read More »

Nick Foley – Assistant accountant

Name – Nick Foley Age – 24 Qualification(s) – Bachelor of Business Studies in accountancy and human resource management. Job possibilities – Agribusiness banking, human resources, accounting, management, business analyst, business consultant, banking relationship manager. Employer – Fonterra Pay range for first two years – $50,000+ Pay range, 3-5 years – $60,000+ What I like about this job – The ability to make a contribution to everyday New ... Read More »