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Latest News / August 9, 2019

NZKGI Job Vacancy: Education Coordinator

Education Coordinator

Mount Maunganui


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New Zealand Kiwifruit Growers Incorporated (NZKGI) works to advocate, protect and enhance the commercial and political interests of New Zealand kiwifruit growers.  We represent kiwifruit growers, giving them their own voice in industry and government decision making.

NZKGI has an exciting newly developed role for an Education Coordinator to join our team for a three year, full time contract.  The Education Coordinator will play a key role promoting training and employment pathways for the horticulture industry in the Bay of Plenty.  The role will focus on improving professional development opportunities and uptake to meet the increasing employment demand in this fast-growing industry. The role is based in Mt Maunganui but will require some travel throughout the Bay of Plenty.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Education sector experience, particularly secondary and vocational education and training
  • Knowledge of the horticulture industry is an advantage
  • Proven ability to quickly develop relationships
  • Very strong interpersonal skills
  • Has excellent organisation and time management skills
  • Minimum of three years relevant experience

We offer a small team environment, a great location and the opportunity to make a difference for the fast growing horticulture industry.  Apply by submitting your current CV and covering letter by the 23rd August 2019.

Only NZ residents or candidates with a minimum 3 year valid NZ work visa should apply.

Requests for a job description, covering letters and questions may be addressed to:


Nikki Johnson

Chief Executive Officer

New Zealand Kiwifruit Growers Incorporated