Distribution Assistant - (Fixed Term One Year)

Allied Press is locally owned media company, proudly publishing the Otago Daily Times, The News – Central Otago, odt.co.nz as well as host of other publications and products over the South Island.

We are looking for a Distribution Assistant, capable of juggling multiple tasks in a busy environment.  Experienced in handling administrative deadlines while managing customer and circulation enquiries would be a strong advantage and excellent attention to detail and accurate typing skills are required.  As this role will handle internal and external communications, excellent customer service skills are essential, as are high professional standards of written and spoken English.

The main purpose of the position is to provide support to the distribution and circulation teams and to maintain effective and efficient systems for delivery of company publications and to work closely with the company’s customers and contractors.

Some of the key accountabilities include:

·            Providing various administration tasks related to all our distribution manual, contracts, delivery routes, customer support and general office duties

·            Working closely with the circulation team, delivery staff, contractors and members of the customer service team

·            Fluent with Microsoft word and excel with the ability to learn new software

What we offer

·            Great team environment and training provided

·            Hours are full-time from 7am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday

·            Enjoy being part of a small, energetic and dedicated team

A copy of the full job description can be found at alliedpress.co.nz/employment or by emailing recruitment@alliedpress.co.nz.

To apply please email your Cover letter and CV by Friday, 10 December 2021 either via SEEK or to recruitment@alliedpress.co.nz .

Please note you must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role. Allied Press is unable to provide sponsorship or visa support at this time. We are not accepting agency resumes at this time.