Chief Executive Officer - Southfuels Ltd

Reference Number: 864478aa

Location: Christchurch

  • Christchurch Based
  • Strong Customer Focus
  • Keep the Primary Sector Moving

Southfuels Limited established in 2006, provides fuel supply options to the primary sector across New Zealand and is supplied by Z Energy.  Through this relationship Southfuels have been able to build a sustainable business model that provides simple end to end solutions for customers from Kaitaia to Bluff.  Southfuels are passionate about keeping the New Zealand Primary Sector moving.

Reporting to the Chair of the Board and working with an established team, the CEO will oversee company operations and financial management, ensuring the achievement of high levels of efficiency, quality and service. The prime areas of focus for this role are business development and growth, followed by providing strong commercial leadership and the identification and implementation of operational efficiencies. 

The successful candidate will possess strong operational, human resource, and financial management experience at executive level, further strengthened with the customer focus and business development skills required to build critical relationships with key stakeholders across the fuel and rural sectors.  Experience in an agricultural service setting is desirable, coupled with proven experience in building a positive team culture and driving organisational performance to develop the sustainable foundations this growth and customer focused business requires.

We seek applications from commercially astute business managers who have excellent relationship building skills with an affinity for the rural sector and who will bring a strategic focus to this fuel business.

To apply in strict confidence now, please complete the ‘apply for this job’ application form, attaching your cover letter and CV.  Applications close on 20 January 2019Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

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For more information please phone Mike Stenhouse on +64 274 428 348.

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