Close Date: 13/10/2021
Applications for this listing are closed
Close Date: 13/10/2021
|· Seafood company that is positioned to grow
· A leader in the export of high-quality canned and live seafood
· Strong commitment to protecting the environment
True South Seafood was formed from the merger of Ralph’s Tasmanian Seafood Pty Ltd and PauaCo Limited in August 2017, becoming Australasia’s leading supplier of premium Tasmanian and New Zealand wild caught live abalone and Pāua, as well as the largest exporter of sea urchin roe from Tasmania. By leveraging the strengths of both companies, True South Seafood has set itself up for expansion into new markets. An exciting opportunity exists for the role of Chief Executive who will lead and drive the overall performance, growth and profitability of True South Seafood across the New Zealand and Tasmanian sites.
Based in Hobart/Christchurch and reporting to the Chair of the Board, you will be responsible for driving growth, continuing to build a strong performance culture and managing employee and stakeholder engagement across both sites. Successfully implementing the strategic and annual operating plan and budget, you will play a key role in building and managing the organisation’s customer base, located mainly in Asia.
An experienced and driven leader with a demonstrated track record in the seafood industry and market growth orientation is an essential criterion for success in this position With a strategic mindset, strong operational capability, excellent communication and influencing and negotiation abilities, you will work closely with the Board and divisions in Christchurch and Hobart to achieve the vision of delivering live, fresh or processed seafood to customers that meets or exceeds expectations.
True South Seafood is a true values driven organisation that deeply cares for their staff, customers, environment as well as their natural produce. The Tasmania- NZ based organisation proudly employs a rich, culturally diverse and gender balanced workforce. The team at True South Seafood comprises people from across the world, bringing with them a broad range of skills and valued perspectives.
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Sunday, 10 October 2021
To apply – Click on ‘APPLY NOW’ using reference TSSceo0921, and send your cover letter and resume to Kirsten Henderson in New Zealand (0800 605 010) or Sharyn Gowans in Melbourne (+61 1300 347 437).