The Lucas Group
Job Title Rural Merchandise / Stockfeed Manager
Date Posted 2/19/2018
Location Clermont, QLD
Country Australia
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id GL2919
Job Description

- Well-regarded local supplier of stockfeed and general merchandise

- Leadership role

- Isaac region QLD


As a well-regarded supplier of stockfeed for the region, this Rural Merchandise store has a keen focus on guaranteeing customer satisfaction by providing expert professional and technical advice that better informs best farming practices. In addition to their stockfeed facilities, the business is also a supplier of hay, grain and other general merchandise products.


Reporting directly to the business owner, you will be largely responsible for ensuring customers have access to premium stockfeed and supplies, in addition to, excellent technical advice regarding the business’s product range. You will also oversee operations in store, by providing direction and guidance for others in the team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage feedmill operations
  • Manage stockfeed and merchandise sales
  • Advise customers and clients on stock nutrition requirements
  • Assist the business owner with forecasting and seasonal product planning
  • Develop the business through external and instore promotions
  • Manage key supplier relationships
  • Provide exemplary customer service to maintain the businesses’ already strong customer base

Education and Experience

  • Strong business acumen
  • Excellent sales and negotiation skills
  • Sound attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Demonstrates initiative, drive and enthusiasm
  • Sound understanding of stock nutrition, pasture management and animal production
  • Post-secondary or tertiary qualifications in Agricultural Science (or related discipline) though highly regarded, are not essential


An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated to reflect skills and experience.

How To Apply

For a confidential discussion, please contact Caroline Reichstein on +61 8 8201 9999 quoting reference number GL2919, or apply online with a resume and cover letter via the ‘Apply’ button.