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Branch Manager, Rural Merchandise - Broken Hill, NSW

Date: 06-Jan-2021

Location: Broken Hill, New South Wales, AU, 2880

Company: Nutrien AG Solutions

  • Join Nutrien Ag Solutions, the leading agri-retailer in Australia
  • Rewarding role with a focus on retail sales and operations leadership
  • Broken Hill location


At Nutrien Ag Solutions, our purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

For over 150 years, our business has been integral to the Australian agricultural industry. We are committed to providing quality local advice, knowledge and expertise for customers and helping feed Australia’s future. With a national network of more than 700 locations, Nutrien Ag Solutions is one of the largest agribusinesses operating in Australia.


Employing the best and brightest minds, our business is supported by an extensive network of corporate branches, franchises, members and agents. Our team are experts in a range of different farming areas, including marketing livestock and wool, agricultural services, precision farming services, finance, insurance, merchandise, water and real estate.


We are currently offering a great next step career opportunity for a Branch Manager – Rural Merchandise to join our team in Broken Hill. This key branch leadership role has a focus on driving sales and customer relationships in the region which has a strong animal production client base.



About the opportunity:

Reporting to the Region General Manager, the focus of your role will be to develop strong customer relationships with local rural producers to drive sales for a broad range of agricultural products and merchandise.


You will provide leadership to branch employees including merchandise sales, customer service, warehousing and agronomy, whilst driving branch performance and the achievement of financial targets.  You will mentor the sales team to provide professional, efficient and quality service to our clients both in store and on farm to drive sales for a wide range of rural farm supplies, animal health, fencing and water products.  Oversight of supply chain activities for the branch to ensure products are being delivered in full and on time in line with inventory KPI’s; along with managing safety, quality and the overall presentation of the store to the highest standards all form part of this rewarding role. 


Role benefits include a company vehicle, performance bonus, flexible working arrangements, and training & professional development.



About You:

Previous experience in a leadership role, ideally gained within rural retail or exposure to animal production, will be highly regarded, however training will be provided. You will be self-motivated and driven to implement improvements in all areas of store operations including strong supply chain/inventory and stock control experience. You will demonstrate success developing solid long-term partnerships with clients and other key stakeholders and be able to identify opportunities to develop new business.  Strong financial skills for reporting and P&L management are essential along with people management experience. 



Are you a good match?

At Nutrien Ag Solutions we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability and other legally protected characteristics. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

We believe that our diverse workforce is a key strength of our business and we aim to attract the best talent to achieve our strategic goal of being the leading Australian Agribusiness and Employer of Choice in our sector. Our leaders create an environment of mutual respect with inclusive teams and value the individual contributions of our employees. We champion Australian agriculture and lead the way in innovation and investment in the future of farming.



Apply today!

If you are determined to make a difference and want to join a diverse organisation offering the opportunity to gain exposure to Australia’s key growth industry, click on the APPLY button. To find out more about Nutrien Ag Solutions go to  or follow us on LinkedIn.

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien Ag Solutions’ policies, you may be required to undergo a background check and/or a pre-employment medical. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.