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Structural Timber Advisor (Sales and Marketing) - Applications Closed
8 June 2016
Structural Timber Advisor (Sales and Marketing)
AKD Softwoods is a successful vertically integrated forest products company, growing and manufacturing quality timber products. AKD Softwoods is internationally recognised for being an innovative company, employing the latest technologies across its multiple production facilities. With a proud history, stable ownership and employing over 330 people, we are focused on building a culture of continuous improvement and are looking for the ‘right’ person to join our team.
We are offering an exciting opportunity for an astute self motivated person to join our team in the newly created position of Structural Timber Advisor (Sales and Marketing).
Reporting to the Sales Manager this position will work closely with both the production and sales department, focusing on identifying opportunity markets and providing engineering solutions to our customers.
Using your technical skills the objective of the role is to educate customers on the use of timber as a structural product by increasing awareness, identifying benefits and providing timber engineering/construction solutions. The role will then leverage this awareness by identifying opportunities for AKD Softwoods in fostering new markets and customer bases.
The 'right' person:
The 'right' person will be technically strong, with a natural bias towards timber solutions and, sales and marketing.
With a qualification (ideally tertiary) in Engineering, Architecture or Building Construction this role will suit a proactive, energetic and commercially focussed problem solver looking for an exciting challenge.
This position requires an autonomous achiever, who works well in a team. Attention to detail, strong communication and presentation skills and the credibility to deal with a range of internal and external stakeholders, will be important.
Remuneration commensurate on skills, experiences and fit to organisations culture, with a salary package to attract the best.
If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email or post your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘STA0616’ to the below details.
For further information call Clark Rodger (HR Manger) on (03) 5231 9100, or visit www.akd.com.au
Applications Close 20th June 2016.
Note: Pre-employment testing may be required.