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Editor/Communication Liaison
Waikato Waikato New Zealand
Full Time
Holstein Friesian New Zealand

Leader in NZ Dairy Industry, Great small team environment, Flexible hours.

Holstein Friesian NZ is New Zealand's largest dairy cattle breed society servicing members throughout the country. With offices in Hamilton we are looking to employ an Editor/Media Liaison to promote the Holstein Friesian breed to our membership and the wider NZ dairy industry.

The primary responsibility for this position will be writing and producing our magazine three times per year along with a range of other publications. The content management of both our website and Social Mediapages will also be an important part of this position. Liaison with the external media and providing press releases on topical issues will round out this role.

The successful applicant should be enthusiastic and friendly with a sound knowledge of both the NZ dairy industry and publication media. Must be conversant in InDesign for the layout of all publications and have excellent time management skills with an ability to work to deadlines. Excellent writing and editorial skills are also paramount to the success of this position along with a good working knowledge of the Microsoft suite of programmes. Experience in the management of website content and social media in required.

Working in a small team environment allows the hours for this position to be negotiable with the successful applicant. This position may suit a person looking to work school hours or returning to the workforce. Remuneration will be based on the experience of the successful applicant.

If you are passionate about the dairy industry, have a nose for a good story, creative flair with an eye for detail and plenty of initiative then we are interested in hearing from you.

To join our team you must have previous editorial and design experience and/or a tertiary qualification. A full driver's licence and the right to work in New Zealand is also required.

Applications close on Monday 15 January 2018.

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