New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

Commercial Manager G2G - Sustainable Food Systems

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

Government Services

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Applications Close - End of Day: 22-03-2020


New Zealand

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Who we are:

The Government to Government Partnerships Team (G2G) work with New Zealand public sector agencies to unlock the potential contained within their intellectual property and know-how and take it to foreign governments who need this expertise and are willing to engage with New Zealand on a commercial basis.

We are on the hunt for a for an exceptional Commercial Manager with sustainable food systems expertise to join our Wellington based team.

What you'll be doing:

Our Commercial Managers build influential relationships at senior executive level, develop capability, and provide support to agencies to deliver internationally. You will use your strong commercial acumen and sector experience in sustainable food systems (food safety, production and security) to partner with a diverse range of complex organisations.  You'll engage and develop strategic partnerships and work collaboratively with a challenging mix of NZ and international stakeholders.

What you'll need to be successful:

You'll be someone who thrives on working collaboratively and contributing to our positive One Global Team culture.  You'll bring international consulting, advisory or business development experience and an influential and consultative approach to partnering and developing business solutions.  You will have experience in negotiating and structuring deals and have an eye for identifying commercial opportunities.  We'll also need you to be a high-energy individual who is ambitious, loves a challenge and prides yourself on delivering great results. 

Why you'll love working here:

You'll enjoy being part of an internationally focused team who are commercially savvy and innovative.  You will be encouraged to challenge yourself, and your career development and growth will be well supported. NZTE is a truly global organisation where we work across different time zones and offer flexibility because of this. On top of this, we also offer 5 weeks annual leave, so you can have that extra time in the year to enjoy whatever else you love doing! 

What's next?

If you’re as excited about this opportunity as we are, apply now! Applications close 22 March 5pm NZT.

We believe New Zealand is good for the world.  A country embracing its diverse landscapes and even greater diversity of its people.  At NZTE it's all about the people.  We work flexibly at NZTE and we're keen to talk to you about what that might mean for you in this role.  We're deeply connected to the diversity of our people across the globe and embrace how that drives our organisation and the country forward. 


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